Track 13: Christmas Holiday Bonanza and Year-End Special

Episode 13 · December 27th, 2018 · 58 mins 27 secs

About this Episode

Our first-ever live year-end retrospective show. We look backwards and forwards to all things Blank Tape, and end with a live musical performance to celebrate the season. Also: It's a Wonderful... Recasting! Recorded Saturday, December 22, 2018.


  • Intro music: "Russian Slamdance" from MaSKArades Vol. 8: The Nutcracker Skank by The Holophonics
  • What are we drinking?
  • Follow-up
    • Some homework completed, and some not
    • Are our devices spying on us?
    • Test-driven design in seven minutes or less
  • Mini-topic: Recasting It's a Wonderful Life
  • Our favorite moments from the first season
  • Our hopes and plans for next season
  • Annual Christmas jamboree
    • The Twelve Days of Blank Tape
    • Auld Lang Syne

The Twelve Days of Blank Tape

  • Twelve votes on Stack Overflow
  • Eleven brand new board games
  • Ten natural 20's
  • Nine chimichangas
  • Eight Dundee Bowie knives
  • Seven Stan Lee cameos
  • Six Crichton death traps
  • Five golden fries
  • Four "I'm not throwin' away my shot!"
  • Three Dulce de Leche
  • Two doges and kittehs too
  • And a podcast we called Blank Tape

The Twelve Days recording studio

(Image: The Twelve Days recording studio)

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