Last Week In Twin Peaks Podcasts, Week of July 23rd to July 29th

Everyone fell hard in love with Carl’s Volkswagon-summoning whistle, and got a kick out of Phil Bisby luring Dougie into Bushnell Mullins' office with coffee. Most shows noticed Albert and Gordon seemed to recognize what they saw at the site. The pie in the box felt Seven to most everyone, about half the shows mentioned …

How Are We Meant to Handle Dramatic Social Commentary in Twin Peaks?

By Douglas Cunningham Twin Peaks is known for its strange amalgamation of absurdity, melodrama, and surrealism. David Lynch and Mark Frost walk the delicate tightrope of this combination with a joyful and brazen recklessness, never shying from the sheer audacity of their vision. Lynch and Frost don’t bend sticks until they almost break; rather, they …

The connection between Sycamores and the portals – A New York theory

The original run of Twin Peaks left us well aware of the 12 Sycamore trees standing in a circle at Glastonbury Grove, where the portal to the Black Lodge (or Waiting Room, or The Red Room) is located. In more recent times, Twin Peaks: The Return has hinted that Sycamores have connections to at least …

Shelly Johnson – Still the kind of girl that makes you wish you spoke a little French

We don’t know much about Shelly Johnson before she hopped into Bobby’s truck for 'a little pick-me-up before homeroom’. She lives with Leo in a half-built house in the middle of nowhere, probably a lonely place for a young girl left alone for weeks at a time without even the protection of walls around her. …

There’s Fire Where You Are Going: Episode 11 Review

The best show on television delivered again this week with one of its funniest and brilliant episodes yet! As usual, some storylines were completely ignored (what has Bad Cooper been up to since leaving the farm?) while others story threads were resurrected (we finally get to see Sheriff Truman and Hawk move their investigation forward …

Last Week In Twin Peaks Podcasts, Week of July 16th to July 22nd

In one particular way, I am Nadine. I avidly love and absorb all my favorite podcasts, support them by working crazily on this column, and my dream of Twin Peaks returning has come true. Joking aside, all the Podcasters united behind Nadine for achieving her goal, as well as celebrated Albert and Constance’s cute-as-can-be dinner …

Third Day Theories: A Recap of the Latest Theories, Analysis and Predictions Generated from Season 3 Part 11, There’s Fire Where You Are Going

Welcome back, dear reader. This was an action-packed episode with a lot of guns, and a weirdness-packed episode with a lot of stairways.  Whatever that might mean.  Buckhorn is wrapping up.  Las Vegas is wrapping up.  And Twin Peaks is going to hell in a handbasket.  We’ve only got 7 hours to go, but I’d …