Media References and Puns of Episode 74: Path of Brass

Fun Fact: On Geek & Sundry’s Disney Princess D&D character sheets, Pocahontas has a +5 bonus for Animal Handling, just like Pike!

Media References

  • (0:00:58) Taliesin: We’re going full NPR here.
  • (0:05:11) Matt: It’s just all Sesame Street.
  • (0:07:48) Marisha: There’s no wrong way to eat a Reese’s.
  • (0:13:12) Travis: A lot of Fugees. Ready or not, here I come, you can’t hide… (“Ready or Not” by The Fugees)
  • (0:20:05) Taliesin: Like a Monty Python animation.
  • (0:24:19) Travis: Can you make Thorbilly land on your finger like a Disney princess?
  • (0:27:02) Travis and Ashley: I whip my hair back and forth! (“Whip My Hair” by Willow Smith)
  • (0:28:13) Taliesin: Piggy’s got the conch. (Lord of the Flies)
  • (0:43:46) Sam: Mikael’s Navy. (McHale’s Navy)
  • (0:45:55) Travis *sings* Gonna build some tunnels, make ‘em look real cool! (“Montage” from Team America)
  • (0:47:54) Travis: Green Giant, bum bum bum!
  • (0:48:34) Travis/Grog: I saw this movie called The Martian, if we s*** all over everything, it’ll grow.
  • (0:51:10) Liam: It’s like The Sizzler. Laura: It’s a Sizzler, I like it.
  • (0:53:28) Marisha: It’s like that Fallout mini game, on the app. (Fallout Shelter)
  • (1:03:11) Laura: From a distance... ("From a Distance" by Bette Midler)
  • (1:24:14) Sam: Indalla.  Travis: Indalla! (“Din Daa Daa” by George Kranz and “Shake” by the Ying Yang Twins ft. Pitbull)
  • (1:34:44) Grog: Never tell me the odds. (Star Wars) Thanks to @jdmc2112 for this one!
  • (1:47:25) Sam: …next to the Reebok store.
  • (2:26:18) Taliesin: *sings* City of Brass!  Travis: Nobody’s with you.  Sam: *sings* City of Brass!  Taliesin: Thank you, there’s one Doors fan! (“L.A. Woman” by The Doors)
  • (2:42:03) Liam: Greetings, True Believers! (Stan Lee)
  • (2:56:46) Vax’ildan: I’m a stranger in a strange land. (Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert Heinlein)
  • (2:59:11) Laura: Harry Potter!
  • (3:07:26) Matt: I’m not going to say it, but the sun is high in the sky.  Sam: It’s fuuuuull sunlight.  Taliesin: It’s lunchtime.  Sam: It’s just turned to PM.  Ashley: It’s tweeelve pm.  Marisha: It’s 11:59.  (Overwatch)
  • (3:09:34) Sam: We’re Cubs fans walking down Cleveland Boulevard. (Major League Baseball
  • (3:27:44) Liam: Those aren’t pillows! (Planes, Trains, and Automobiles) Thanks to Linda for this one!


  • (0:43:46) Sam: Mikael’s Navy.