"Fellas, don't drink that coffee! You'd never guess. There was a fish...in the percolator!"
-- Pete Martell, Twin Peaks: "Traces to Nowhere"
It is happening again...My co-host with the most Xan Sprouse and I are back with a new episode of Ghostwood: The Twin Peaks Podcast! This time, we attempt our first commentary episode as we watch "Traces to Nowhere", the second episode from Twin Peaks Season One, featuring the introduction of Frank Silva as BOB and Al Strobel as Phillip Gerard, the one-armed man!
In our latest episode, Xan and I discuss things like Xan wanting to record Twin Peaks commentaries, both of us wanting a job where we get paid to watch Twin Peaks, the confusion about whether "Traces to Nowhere" is the first episode or the second, TV-friendly David Lynch, how to sync along with our commentary, Dale Cooper as Michael Keaton's Batman, Cooper meeting Audrey Horne, Audrey's itchy palms, Cooper having kidney stones, Shelly being a #MeToo movement waiting to happen, Laura and Donna's YouTube video, Cooper being Sherlock Holmes without being a sociopath, Xan's first choice for our podcast name, the Twin Peaks Sheriff's Department ordering doughnuts by the truckload, Big Ed being in an abusive relationship, the awkward moment when Norma bumps into her arch-enemy Nadine, Pete being protective of Josie, Catherine's alliance with Ben Horne, the Sarah Palmer Drinking Game, the first appearance of BOB, Deputy Hawk losing the one-armed man in a morgue, the awkwardness of Bobby's dinner with his parents, Cooper meeting the Log Lady, Ghostwood's zero tolerance abuse policy, James meeting Donna's parents, Dr. Jacoby's Spencer's Gifts aquarium, how Frank Silva became a Twin Peaks cast member, my BOB Funko figure creeping out Xan, the James Woods episode of The Simpsons, Twin Peaks being the first show to challenge American audiences and TV critics, Michael Cera as Wally Brando, and more!
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Be sure to come back in two weeks as Xan and I continue our commentary tracks as we watch "Zen, or the Skill to Catch a Killer", the third episode from Twin Peaks Season One, featuring Dale Cooper's dream sequence and the first appearances of David Patrick Kelly as Jerry Horne, Miguel Ferrer as Albert Rosenfield and Michael J. Anderson as The Man from Another Place! Look for more of Ghostwood: The Twin Peaks Podcast on iTunes, YouTube, Libsyn, and the official Southgate Media Group website!