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Whether you love or hate reading, this is the podcast for you! Each week comedian and actor Blaze Mancillas reads a chapter from the H.G. Wells 1898 Science-Fiction classic The War of the Worlds and comedians provide their jokes, commentary, questions and anything that pops into their head. Nothing is off the table! The novel is read in it's entirety so listeners are welcome to pick up a copy and join with us or just laugh along to the story while you continue to go about your human activities. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/letsgetlitwithblazemancil/support

Let's Get Lit with Blaze Mancilla‪s‬ Blaze Mancillas

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    • 5.0 • 33 Ratings

Whether you love or hate reading, this is the podcast for you! Each week comedian and actor Blaze Mancillas reads a chapter from the H.G. Wells 1898 Science-Fiction classic The War of the Worlds and comedians provide their jokes, commentary, questions and anything that pops into their head. Nothing is off the table! The novel is read in it's entirety so listeners are welcome to pick up a copy and join with us or just laugh along to the story while you continue to go about your human activities. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/letsgetlitwithblazemancil/support

    Chapter 21. The Death of the Curate with Ian Fidance

    Chapter 21. The Death of the Curate with Ian Fidance

    Things get extra saucy with comedian, writer and actor Ian Fidance. Our protagonist has been running for his life and hiding from Martians but somehow that gets Ian all hot and bothered.



    Check out Ian's website!

    http://www.ianfidance.com/



    Follow Ian on instagram and twitter!

    @ianimal69



    Check out Ian's SiriusXM show!

    https://www.siriusxm.com/channels/raw-dog-comedy




    Music by Ambient Sound.


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    • 30 min
    Chapter 20. The Days of Imprisonment with Matt Bellassai

    Chapter 20. The Days of Imprisonment with Matt Bellassai

    Comedian, writer and social media star Matt Bellassai was the type of kid that took pride in reading the thickest book in school. Matt crams all his wealth of knowledge and frustration with humankind in this chapter that seems all too familiar to the world in which we are currently living.'

    Follow Matt!

    @MattBellassai

    Check out Matt's website!

    https://www.mattbellassai.com/

    Listen to his podcast!

    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/unhappy-hour-with-matt-bellassai/id1253622346

    Buy his book!

    https://www.amazon.com/Everything-Awful-Observations-Matt-Bellassai/dp/1501166492/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=matt+bellassai&qid=1611788788&sr=8-1




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    • 45 min
    Chapter 19. What We Saw from the Ruined House with Jhanelle Dionne

    Chapter 19. What We Saw from the Ruined House with Jhanelle Dionne

    Jhanelle Dionne, comedian creator and host from Canada and based in NYC joins the show! We learn the gritty and gross details of the Martians that never seem to stop moving. Jhanelle finds herself a little envious of these alien invaders and their freedom from dating apps and drama.



    Follow Jhanelle on instagram and twitter!

    @jhanelledionne



    Check out Jhanelle's website!

    https://www.jhanelledionne.com/





    Music by Gilv.


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    • 1 hr 13 min
    Chapter 18. Underfoot with May Durand

    Chapter 18. Underfoot with May Durand

    Comedian, actor and self professed sci-fi nerd May Durand knows what it takes to survive a Martian invasion. Don't do business with your friends and don't try to outrun aliens with them either. The hot ones will be the first to go!



    Follow May on Instagram!

    @may_durand



    Follow May on twitter!

    @OooHelloMay



    Music by Ashot Danielyan.


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    • 40 min
    Chapter 17. The "Thunder Child" with Paco Romane

    Chapter 17. The "Thunder Child" with Paco Romane

    Paco Romane, who holds the distinction of twice being named the funniest comedian in San Francisco joins the podcast! Paco drops some expertise on the etymology of a very rude hand gesture that the Brits use to tell people to piss off.  Paco not only provides his wealth of knowledge but also brings his hilarious array of sound effects for this action packed chapter!



    Follow Paco on social media!

    @pacoromane



    Check out Paco's website!

    https://www.pacoromane.com/



    Listen to Paco's podcast!

    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/sup-doc-a-documentary-podcast/id995672024



    Check out Paco's comedy album!

    https://www.amazon.com/Shaped-Like-Thumb-Explicit-Romane/dp/B012KTLKIY



    Music by Ferenc Gyetvai.


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    • 43 min
    Chapter 16. The Exodus from London with Alia Janine

    Chapter 16. The Exodus from London with Alia Janine

    Martians are running a-mock in London but thankfully we have comedian, former armored car driver former adult performer and current apocalypse enthusiast Alia Janine to give all the tips needed to escape from zombies, martians or whatever catastrophe may strike. 



    Follow Alia on twitter!

    @TheAliaJanine



    Follow Alia on Instagram!

    @Alia.Janine



    Check out Alia's website!

    http://aliajanine.com/





    Music by Gilv




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    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Anonymous2* ,

Amazing!

So much fun to listen to! Blaze and his guests always make me laugh & bring a smile to my face!

Lucky Holiday Star ,

Amazing!!!

I highly recommend listening to this awesome podcast! Blaze and his guests are so funny discussing “The War of the Worlds”! The extra commentary is just hilarious! You should definitely listen!!!

AndreaCelina ,

So funny!

This podcast is so original and fun! Blaze is a great host ⭐️⭐️⭐️

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