Drabblecast 398- The Day After the Day the Martiians Came

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Drabblecast 398- The Day After the Day the Martiians Came

Post by normsherman » Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:29 am

This week The Drabblecast presents “The Day After the Day the Martians Came” by Frederik Pohl.

Jokes can teach you a lot about the underlying anxieties of a culture. The old line “take me to your leader” was actually a jab at President Eisenhower’s leadership during the Cold War. This story is about jokes and anxiety. Part of what makes it so brilliant is discerning between the two.
"Give us all some Jelly"

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