Category Archives: American Television

342 – Kolchak: The Night Stalker – The Energy Eater

A series of mysterious deaths in a hospital leads Kolchak into the bizarre world of Native American legends.

Simon and Eugene discuss The Energy Eater.

339 – Kolchak: The Night Stalker – The Spanish Moss Murders

There’s a strange, monstrous moss monster killing people in Chicago and it has some connection with an advanced sleep research laboratory.  Can Kolchak find out what’s happening before the monster puts him to sleep?

Simon and Eugene discuss The Spanish Moss Murders.

336 – Kolchak: The Night Stalker – Bad Medicine

What is it with Native American spirit creatures and trinkets and baubles? Kolchak tries to find the answers behind mysterious jewel robberies while Simon and Eugene discuss Bad Medicine.

 

S005 – Star Trek Discovery – The CBS All Access Conundrum

Time for one of our rare “sidecar” episodes!  During our discussion of Star Trek Discovery, we turned our attention to the delivery mechanisms and the economics of the newest Star Trek series.

Are we fans of CBS All Access?  Find out on this new, bonus episode of Fusion Patrol.

Patreon Subscribers:  This is a free, bonus episode.

335 – Star Trek Discovery – The Vulcan Hello & Battle at the Binary Stars

There’s a whole new world of Discovery out there – Star Trek Discovery, that is, and 70 million Star Trek podcasts are going to analyze it to death.

Ben and Eugene take a quick detour of discovery through the opening two-parter of Star Trek Discovery before we return to our standard programming.

332 – Kolchak: The Night Stalker – The Devil’s Platform

Satan’s candidate is working his way towards the White House.  I wish I could think of something witty about, “it couldn’t really happen, folks, ” but…

Simon and Eugene discuss The Devil’s Candidate and compare it to Richard the Third and MacBeth.  Things must be looking up, eh?

329 – Kolchak: The Night Stalker – Firefall

Carl Kolchak is on the trail of a doppelgänger,  the confused spirit of an arsonist and symphony aficionado, who wants to both kill everyone associated with a famous conductor, but also at the same times wants to be that conductor.

His plan involves impersonating the conductor, while at the same time uses sleep and spontaneous human combustion to bring about his nefarious goals.

Simon and Eugene ask, “Does this plan make sense?”