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An irreverent journey through Robert Jordan's THE WHEEL OF TIME, hosted by Gus (who has read the whole series) and Ali (who has not). New episodes every Wednesday!

Wheel Takes Gus and Ali

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    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

An irreverent journey through Robert Jordan's THE WHEEL OF TIME, hosted by Gus (who has read the whole series) and Ali (who has not). New episodes every Wednesday!

    tSR (Ch51-53): What Are You Doing, Step-Wisdom?

    tSR (Ch51-53): What Are You Doing, Step-Wisdom?

    Gus and Ali enjoy Nynaeve's choice of words. Bayle Domon gets an eyeful. Perrin and Faile make some promises.

    • 2 hr 51 min
    tSR (Ch48-50): A Bull in a Cultural China Shop

    tSR (Ch48-50): A Bull in a Cultural China Shop

    Gus and Ali lose patience with Rand, but not as quickly as Aviendha does. Couladin makes a poorly planned out power play.

    • 2 hr 10 min
    TEOTW REDUX (Ch4-5): Master Bard

    TEOTW REDUX (Ch4-5): Master Bard

    Gus and Ali have very strong feelings about conversations with deeper meanings. Narg smart.

    • 2 hr
    tSR (Ch47): This Is the Worst Day of My Life

    tSR (Ch47): This Is the Worst Day of My Life

    Gus and Ali struggle with some truly upsetting events.

    • 2 hr 6 min
    tSR (Ch45-46): You Can't Say That Any More, Grandpa

    tSR (Ch45-46): You Can't Say That Any More, Grandpa

    Gus and Ali split over the wisdom of Aram's decision. Nynaeve makes a new BFFL.

    • 1 hr 41 min
    The Straw Haired Chits Discuss the Badass Women of the Wheel

    The Straw Haired Chits Discuss the Badass Women of the Wheel

    The Straw Haired Chits reconvene to discuss the badass women of the Wheel of Time: this time, it's Elayne, Egwene, Nynaeve and Faile.

    • 1 hr 52 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

WilliamDoor ,

Good as the Books

Love listening to Gus and Ali. It’s like sitting down with old friends while learning about a fantastic fantasy series for the first time. I always laugh a lot and love learning the little WOT tidbits and diving into discussions of feminism and social justice. Heartily recommend for anyone remotely interested in Jordan’s series.

Dizzymama ,

World Class Podcast

Ali and Gus have created a podcast that is an absolute delight to listen to. Ali’s “hot takes” and sense of humor is nothing short of comedic genius, and Gus plays the perfect straight man to her frantic energy (although he is hilarious as well!). I am constantly laughing out loud in the most literal sense, sometimes to the point of tears.

And throughout it all, both of them show a keen insight into writing and fiction, a sincere love for Robert Jordan and The Wheel of Time, and an open and accepting worldview (Trans Lives Matter). All in all, this show is simply wonderful.

Thank you both for everything you do. Keep up the good work.

Kmk1981 ,

Top notch with great audio quality!

One of the best read along Wheel of Time podcasts! The hosts have a great dynamic with one who has never read the books & one that has read the full series. They are very good about having no spoilers but lots of fun theories. I can not stress how good the audio quality is. You can tell lots of work & care went into this podcast.

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