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Inciting Incident is a podcast hosted by Marissa Alexa McCool. It is a current events podcast told through the skeptic perspective, includes a great variety of guests, and doesn't apologize for its pro-SJW stance.
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Apr 15, 2016
In the 18th episode of Inciting Incident, from Gloryhole Studios we bring you Tom and Cecil of Cognitive Dissonance! Cognitive Dissonance is available on iTunes, all podcast apps, and dissonancepod.com. If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. Plus Heather will declare her undying love for you by name live on the air. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, the Penn Moviegoer, and published five books. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival. He also was the longtime host for the Internet show the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com, dissonance.podcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead,  YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Apr 10, 2016
In the 17th episode of Inciting Incident, what started it all: The Issues With Adaptation panel with Brian and Al, airs live. Also included will be Al's interview with German film professor Ian Thomas Fleishman, and closing out our thoughts from our weekend together at Tekko in Pittsburgh.  If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . We're doing our Patreon monthly instead of by episode, so it's less than most shows ask. Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. It will also help us umprove the quality of the show for you. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Apr 8, 2016
NOTE: Apologies for the connection issues. The "Premium" internet at the convention center has kicked us off multiple times. Sorry! Broadcasting from where they'll be making three special appearances, Al and Brian the Fuzzy meet up with Heather in person for the first time, and have special guest Uncle Yo. If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . We're doing our Patreon monthly instead of by episode, so it's less than most shows ask. Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. It will also help us improve the quality of the show for you. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP  
Apr 3, 2016
In the 15th episode of Inciting Incident, our main feature will be an interview with podcaster Thomas Smith of "Atheistically Speaking." Thomas has recorded over 225 podcasts, available on iTunes and other podcasting services, and at his website: atheisticallyspeaking.com. His approach, instead of being angry, is to be thoughtful, reasonable, and cover a wide variety of topics, similar to our approach here at Inciting Incident.  If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded.  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, the Penn Moviegoer, and published five books. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival. He also was the longtime host for the Internet show the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com, AtheisticallySpeaking@Gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead, Thomas - @SpeakAtheism YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Apr 1, 2016
In the 14th episode of Inciting Incident, Heather takes the opening monologue for the first time, Al features his interview with Professor Meta Mazaj, and we talk live with Greg T Reich of "It's Expensive to Be Poor" and "Rants by Greg." Professor Mazaj is a Ph.D at the University of Pennsylvania and has been a professor of cinema and English since 2006.  If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . We're doing our Patreon monthly instead of by episode, so it's less than most shows ask. Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. It will also help us improve the quality of the show for you. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 27, 2016
In the 13th episode of Inciting Incident, the main topic will be an examination of a very basic idea in storytelling and how it has been used in different ways, specifically in film, the relationship to The Other.  If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . We're doing our Patreon monthly instead of by episode, so it's less than most shows ask. Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. It will also help us umprove the quality of the show for you. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 25, 2016
In the 12th episode of Inciting Incident, Al, Brian, and Heather discuss something else we're not supposed to talk about around the dinner table. Joining us for interviews will be blogger David Dodge and YouTube host Preston Baez.  If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . We're doing our Patreon monthly instead of by episode, so it's less than most shows ask. Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. It will also help us improve the quality of the show for you. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP  
Mar 20, 2016
In the 11th episode of Inciting Incident, Al and Brian will discuss works of media that aren't subtle about their messages, and why that isn't necessarily a bad thing. Then, we'll be joined by Heather again to talk about more things on the funcast.  If you'd like to support the show, you can do so by donating a small monthly amount to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/IncitingIncident . We're doing our Patreon monthly instead of by episode, so it's less than most shows ask. Pledge between 1-5 dollars a month and gain access to special donor features and goodies once the show is funded. It will also help us umprove the quality of the show for you. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 18, 2016
NOTE: Technical difficulties in the first fifteen minutes. Apologies in advance. Our topic will revolve around the recent dramatic shift in campus culture. Ideas we're going to discuss are sort of an extension on our PC discussions, but specifically focusing on what's going on with college campuses, especially on how someone can risk losing their job by saying something or using a word. This will be a follow-up to a discussion on episode 280 of "Waking Up With Sam Harris" and the description of the dramatic shift in atmosphere that Jonathan Haidt explained. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Support Inciting Incident on Patreon at : www.patreon.com/incitingincident Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy, Heather - @HV_OverMyHead YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 13, 2016
In the ninth episode of Inciting Incident, Brian and Al will examine how Hype Culture affects the experience and enjoyment of media. It will be a central theme through Troper's Lament and Issues With Adaptation, and as always, ending the Sunday's broadcast will be Great Moments in HAM!  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Support Inciting Incident on Patreon at : www.patreon.com/incitingincident Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 12, 2016
In episode 8 of Inciting Incident, we bring up other issues that shouldn't be spoken about at the Thanksgiving dinner table. Religion in politics, religion and politics, and our personal stories with them, and hopefully the experiences of others as well. Special guest will be stand-up comedian Heather Vincent, the most adorable thing to ever come out of a Taco Bell box.  Heather Vincent is an aspiring comedian, utlizing social media to get her voice, her jokes, and how adorable she is in a box at Taco Bell, out there. She can be followed at : https://www.facebook.com/HeatherVincentComedy/ Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Support Inciting Incident on Patreon at : www.patreon.com/incitingincident Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 6, 2016
In the 7th episode of Inciting Incident, special guest Tom the Panda joins Al and Brian the Fuzzy. Brian does his weekly Troper's Lament, we analyze the issues of adapting Knightfall to the Dark Knight Rises, and from that, we get into the DC animated universe, and for the wrestling fans, we talk about what it was like to watch RAW live for the first time in years. Don't worry though, the giant HAM is awarded at the end of every show!  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Support Inciting Incident on Patreon at : www.patreon.com/incitingincident Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Mar 4, 2016
In episode 6 of Inciting Incident, Al Laiman and Brian are joined by three very interesting special guests, and the conversation will continue from episode four and the editorial.  Special Guests: Astrid, Asa, Danielle.  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Support Inciting Incident on Patreon at : www.patreon.com/incitingincident Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! Email: IncitingIncidentPodcast@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - Al- @AlLaimanLOP, Brian - @BrianTheFuzzy YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Feb 29, 2016
In this unscheduled editorial, Al Laiman divulges the need to remain objective for the sake of not getting into arguments and/or offending people, and why he can't do that at this particular moment. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Subscribe to Inciting Incident on iTunes and leave us a five-star review! www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter - AlLaimanLOP YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Feb 29, 2016
In the fifth episode of Inciting Incident, we default to less controversial topics than episode four, such as another trope in common media, the adaptations of Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat, and for our wrestling fan listeners, we preview WrestleMania 32.  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Inciting Incident is a new podcast devoted to film studies, film theory, review, analysis, and commentary. Check out our sister podcasts, the Penn Moviegoer, and NXT Breakdown, both on Soundcloud. Inciting Incident's pilot episode is also on Soundcloud.  Subscribe to us on iTunes!  Facebook - www.facebook.com/IncitingIncidentPodcast Twitter @AlLaimanLOP YouTube - www.youtube.com/c/AlLaimanLOP
Feb 27, 2016
In the fourth episode of Inciting Incident Al and Brian have a serious discussion, hopefully turning into a forum, about the modern day culture wars, mostly on perception. Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Inciting Incident is a new podcast devoted to film studies, film theory, review, analysis, and commentary. Check out our sister podcasts, the Penn Moviegoer, and NXT Breakdown, both on Soundcloud. Inciting Incident's pilot episode is also on Soundcloud. 
Feb 22, 2016
Brian and Alex examine a trope that's getting old, or at least the complaining about it, we look at values dissonance changing over time, and as always, bring you great stories of HAM. Also we preview WWE's upcoming Fastlane, and recall our favorite Daniel Bryan stories.  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Brian is the co-host of NXT: Breakdown, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, and frequent panelist at Tekko, Bronycon, and Zenkaikon. He and Al have been best friends for 18 years.  Inciting Incident is a new podcast devoted to film studies, film theory, review, analysis, and commentary. Check out our sister podcasts, the Penn Moviegoer, and NXT Breakdown, both on Soundcloud. Inciting Incident's pilot episode is also on Soundcloud.   
Feb 19, 2016
In the second episode of Inciting Incident, Al Laiman goes solo to address inappropriate content in media, offensiveness, and the responsibility of those who are easily offended or looking for content appropriate for their children to do their research.  Al Laiman is a double major/minor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and contributed to The Fourth Estate, lordsofpain.net, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Penn Moviegoer. He won Audience Choice for Best Film at the Third Annual Hershey Student Film Festival, and pens the wrestling review "In Laiman's Terms." He also hosts the show "Jaded Hope" available on YouTube.  Inciting Incident is a new podcast devoted to film studies, film theory, review, analysis, and commentary. A Patreon to support the show is in the works, once there's more of a body to work with. Check out our sister podcasts, the Penn Moviegoer, and NXT Breakdown, both on Soundcloud. Inciting Incident's pilot episode is also on Soundcloud. 
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