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The Painful Threshold Episode 3: What Is The Meaning Of Life?

Deutsch: Lytton Strachey (1880–1932)
Deutsch: Lytton Strachey (1880–1932) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

It’s time for episode three of The Painful Threshold!  The Painful Threshold is a brand new panel show where all the questions come from the Internet at large!  You! Send in questions questions to the official show Tumblr, our Twitter account or our Facebook page!  This week, our panel is blogger, podcaster and Kittysneezes contributor Richard J. Anderson, musician William D. Drake, formerly of Cardiacs and behind a whole bunch of brilliant solo albums, and Tumblr Superstar Madeleine “No Relation” Drake!  Below the cut are the show notes, complete with direct links to all the questions that have been asked in this episode!

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Unconnected Things I Think About: #193847

The general structure of the gut wall based of...

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  • What is wrong with Indian food in LA?  Seriously — it’s practically a trope in sitcoms and whatnot that if someone goes to eat Indian, they’re going to have a massive amount of gastro-intestinal distress.  Mainly, lots of diarrhea.  This is kind of odd, as I’ve had a fair amount of Indian food in my life and, well, haven’t ever really had any problems.  Mainly because if I did, I’d probably stop eating Indian food.  That said, I’ve never had it in LA (though I did have Japanese-style curry in LA, which was AWESOME, by the way) — but I’ve had it in Seattle and New York at the very least.  So, yeah — what do they put in there in LA to give so many sitcom writers problems, huh?
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