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Talking Backwards: A Twin Peaks Podcast

Talking Backwards: A Twin Peaks Podcast

By Talking Backwards
We watch and discuss every episode of Twin Peaks with three unique perspectives (a returning fan, a fresh scholar and a first time watcher!) Grab a damn fine cup of coffee and give us a listen!
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Episode 59: The Return Part 17
It's time for a toast post popping a tulpa, Cooper coming back to another Cooper on its back and taking a percolator to the past to keep good from evil's grasp.  What will our discussion uncover?  You'll have to find out for yourself, because the past dictates the future.  This episode was recorded on location in Poulsbo, Washington at the Kiana Lodge, also known as the Great Northern. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:24:56
September 18, 2021
Episode 58: The Return Part 16
It's time to go down yet another dark road into father/son road trip trackers, the true story of uninvited attackers, and Audrey being played a song that's all hers. Thankfully, we're joined by Damn Fine TV's Jasmine and Mells to talk out the mind-blowing Part 16 of The Return. It's a great time even though we were all caught off guard because this one comes in with no knock and wouldn't you know it, no doorbell. Follow Damn Fine TV: Twitter - Instagram  Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:35:47
September 4, 2021
Episode 57: The Return Part 15
It's time for long time lovers to settle, conversations with a tea kettle, electrical socket frying and holding back crying.  This is an emotional episode for the crew at Talking Backwards but of course it is, there's some fear in letting go. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:17:27
August 21, 2021
Episode 56: The Return Part 14
It's time to eat a sandwich with just cheese & hop into a vortex which means we must be covering Part 14, because we are like the dreamer. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:23:14
August 7, 2021
Episode 55: The Return Part 13
It's time for coordinate inquisitions after starting positions, breaking down and sobbing after trying to poison coffee, and vodka being depleted with pugilists on repeat with our coverage of Part 13.  Thankfully we get a helping hand from Damn Fine TV's own Jasmin and Mells to add wonderful new perspectives to the story.... but What Story is That, Charlie? Follow Damn Fine TV: Twitter - Instagram Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:43:09
July 17, 2021
Episode 54: The Return Part 12
It's time for task force initiations, sniper assassinations & Audrey's odd conversations and all of their implications as we take on Part 12! There's no time for wastin' so let's rock! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:23:08
July 3, 2021
Episode 53: The Return Part 11
It's time to talk about daughters driving crazy, a harsh fate for Hastings and game changing pastries as we discuss Part 11 with SeinPeaks, aka Jesse Brooks! Just be careful, there's fire where you're going. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:09:32
June 19, 2021
Episode 52: The Return Part 10
Hello everyone, how are you today? It's time to talk about brutal attacks, hunky amnesiacs, and otherworldly reality hacks in our conversation on Part 10!  Oh, and be sure to congratulate Tyler on staying with us even halfway through the return! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
54:51
June 5, 2021
Episode 51: The Return Recap Parts 1 - 9
It's time to recap the first nine parts of Twin Peaks: The Return. We're joined this week by John Bernardy, editor of the Twin Peaks section of 25YL. We reveal our favorite moments & characters from the first half as well as important details we missed. Someone even reverses their beef!  Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:34:01
May 15, 2021
Episode 50: The Return Part 9
It's time to delve into Diane's destination diversions, fighting with feet and the beauty of floating heads in our discussion of Part 9! Might as well take a seat, since this is the chair. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:20:20
April 24, 2021
Episode 49: The Return Part 8
It's time to get weird with ghostly pals, mushroom clouds, head crunching and frog munching. It's our most confounding coverage yet, and we had to ask Jeremiah Beaver (Take The Ring) to help us illuminate this one. So... Got a light?  Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page!  Click here to watch Take The Ring's incredible Twin Peaks theory & analysis videos. Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:52:03
April 8, 2021
Episode 48: The Return Part 7
It's time to talk about wandering in the woods, villainous hospital visits, fraternal Fuscos and more as we cover  part 7 of The Return of Twin Peaks. Safe to say this one sweeps us off our feet. We've got a long way to go to figure out this body of work...and there's a body alright. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:03:19
March 27, 2021
Episode 47: The Return Part 6
It's time to dive into an episode full of boss babes, doppleganger diagnostics, problematic parenting and stall door stashes and you'll want to hear all about it, so...ya know...don't die. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:25:20
March 13, 2021
Episode 46: The Return Part 5
It's time to talk about the logistics of magic ring swapping, the comfort of familiar diner staffing, and the insanity of pirate radio amping in our discussion of Part 5. There are crooked cops and angle-faced aggressors as well, you can read all about it in the case files. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:32:06
February 27, 2021
Episode 45: The Return Part 4
It’s time to talk about adjusting to life at a new home, paying respects to your local law officials and reconnecting with yrev very good old friends in our episode on Part 4.  We could talk about this one until we're so blue in the face they couldn't get any bluer!  This one brings back some memories. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
56:20
February 13, 2021
Episode 44: The Return Part 3
It's time to get dropped onto an isolated structure on the endless sea of Mauve Zone mysteries, electric escapes and Hawk's heritage.  If you were gambling on a wild ride of an episode, you may have just hit the jackpot! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
57:38
January 30, 2021
Episode 43: The Return Part 2
It's time for red room revelations, murderous rampages and a really cool Roadhouse reveal in this episode!  Keep your head as we try to make sense of some wacky new imagery that's as confusing as it is cool...it was always cool. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
46:47
January 16, 2021
Episode 42: The Return Part 1
25 years later, it's time to return to Twin Peaks!  History repeats itself as we dive into even more Giant clues, characters' unchanged behaviors and a laundry list of brand new characters!  New mysteries, new faces and new segments await! Welcome to Twin Peaks, folks.  We're happy to have you. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:28:55
January 2, 2021
Halloween Episode: Patreon Exclusive
Here's a sample of a bonus Halloween episode, which is exclusive for our "Jameser Zone" & "Silver Hawk" subscribers on Patreon! It's available in audio & video formats. Sign up today and get early access to upcoming episodes. Thank you for your support.  Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
05:25
October 31, 2020
Patreon Announcement
Before we dive into the next big chapter of our podcast, we are launching a Patreon page where you can get early access to new episodes, live streams, exclusive merch, behind the scenes content and more! We hope you join us on this next step of our wonderful & strange journey. Check it out at patreon.com/talkingbackwards
00:41
September 12, 2020
Episode 41: The Secret History Of Twin Peaks (Part 2)
Part 2 of our discussion on Mark Frost's Secret History book with special guest Take the Ring! This one gets into what we call "the good stuff"! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:13:14
September 5, 2020
Episode 40: The Secret History of Twin Peaks (Part 1)
It’s time to deep dive into Mark Frost’s “The Secret History of Twin Peaks” with a very special guest: Take The Ring! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:13:52
August 29, 2020
Episode 39: The Missing Pieces (Part 2)
We get the whole pie with the second half of the Missing Pieces where the boys discuss their personal edits of where important scenes fit in the series and what should have never been missing to begin with. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:02:12
August 15, 2020
Episode 38: The Missing Pieces (Part 1)
Dave, Patrick and Tyler revisit their missing praises, further discuss time travel and workshop their ideas for where lost scenes belong in this episode on The Missing Pieces! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
49:19
August 8, 2020
Episode 37: Fire Walk With Me (Part 2)
The conversation heats up as Fire Walk with Me is still the topic in this episode!  Is the movie's time travel genius or too abstract?  Where are the sequel segments?  Who stacks trays of food like that?  Listen in as Dave, Patrick and Tyler try to make sense of it all. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:53:51
August 1, 2020
Episode 36: Fire Walk With Me (Part 1)
Dave, Patrick and Tyler are on the highway to the Jameser Zone and rocketing into the movie Fire Walk With Me. Will this companion film provide them with answers or questions? Yes.
51:46
July 25, 2020
Episode 35: Season 2 Recap (Part 2)
Dave, Patrick and Tyler revisit the last 12 episodes of season 2 to reflect on their favorite moments, characters and plotlines as well as what did and didn't work for the season overall. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:10:42
June 27, 2020
Episode 34: Beyond Life And Death
After watching the season 2 finale live along with fans, Dave Patrick and Tyler are ready to try and navigate this endless maze of mystery where everything comes full circle! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:33:30
June 13, 2020
Episode 33: Miss Twin Peaks/The Night of Decision
 Dave, Patrick and Tyler are lost in a forest of metaphors as they discuss dancing sensations, moving orations and map revelations in the penultimate episode of season 2!
01:14:26
May 30, 2020
Episode 32: The Path To The Black Lodge
Dave, Patrick and Tyler take crossbow style aim at this week's episode filled with love making, horse faking and code breaking!
01:09:53
May 23, 2020
Episode 31: Variations on Relations
Dave, Patrick and Tyler ponder puzzle boxes, wine tastings and whispered secrets that make you go WHOA! In this week's episode guest starring... You guessed it... The gazebo!
01:02:19
May 16, 2020
Episode 30: On The Wings of Love
You'll want to shout into a nearby plant about hangover cures and counter Esperanto as Dave, Patrick and Tyler go spelunking into this week's episode.  
01:15:43
May 9, 2020
Episode 29: Wounds And Scars
First time coffee servers, unwanted tattoos and heavy handed chess advertisements make strange bedfellows in this week's episode as Dave, Patrick and Tyler reflect on "Wounds and Scars".
01:00:26
May 2, 2020
Episode 28: The Condemned Woman
If you're looking for breakfast food fun, true love finding it's way and haunted ghost wood then the Talking Backwards crew have you covered with this week's episode!
59:51
April 25, 2020
Episode 27: Slaves and Masters
This week Dave, Patrick and Tyler attempt to make sense of an episode that's maybe a little too Twin Peaks for it's own good. Over the top villainy, questionable last names and stage play asthetics are just a few points covered for "Slaves and Masters."
01:27:15
April 18, 2020
Episode 26: Double Play
This week Dave, Patrick and Tyler have beef with shockingly stealthy assailants, weird wait times during cage matches and not one but two giant reveals...that are spoiled in the opening credits. It's "Double Play" on Talking Backwards.
01:11:10
April 11, 2020
Episode 25: Checkmate
Even in quarantine, the crew tries to keep their spirits up and dive into another episode! There are plenty of childhood conditions, hostage negotiations, and frightening revelations to discuss this week. We'll try not to sweat into the mic's!
59:29
April 4, 2020
Episode 24: The Black Widow
Dave, Patrick and Tyler discuss just how far James is from Twin Peaks, question Mayor Milford's case against the widow and get a little carried away celebrating Mike Nelson in this week's episode!
42:11
March 28, 2020
Episode 23: Masked Ball
Dave, Patrick and Tyler find themselves wrestling with the issues that really matter like how to make legible signs for businesses, whether love knows no age and avant guarde cross dressing in this week's episode!
51:21
March 21, 2020
Episode 22: Dispute Between Brothers
Has this series gotten even better after resolving it's inciting plot? Is the episode appropriately named? Will the crew get patches or tattoos? Join Dave, Patrick and Tyler as they ask the hard questions in this week's episode!
56:55
March 14, 2020
Episode 21: Season 2 Recap (Part 1 )
Dave, Patrick and Tyler reflect on the Lynchsanity of episodes 1 through 9 of the second season of Twin Peaks to revisit favorite moments and characters as well as reflect on the International version of the series pilot!
01:03:11
March 7, 2020
Episode 20: Arbitrary Law
It's a big episode for Dave, Patrick and Tyler as Killer BOB is finally confronted! Diary pages will be exposed, wacky theories will be proposed and Broadway musical connections will be disclosed! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
59:35
February 29, 2020
Episode 19: Drive With A Dead Girl
Flashlight flashbacks, a demon's deflections and a surprise stepfather are just a few of the twisted plot points in need of unraveling for Dave, Patrick and Tyler on this week's episode covering "Drive with a Dead Girl".
44:23
February 22, 2020
Episode 18: Lonely Souls
It's thrills and chills for Dave, Patrick and Tyler as who killed Laura Palmer is revealed! For real this time! Join the discussion of twists, turns and (of course) plenty of coffee! Jump to: Episode Stats (03:45), Harold's Death (10:45), Ben & Audrey's Talk (16:46), The Return of Mike (25:26), Secret Diary (29:00), Ben's Arrest (32:40), Something is Happening (36:10), Mr. Tojamura Reveal (38:04), The Palmer House (42:35), The Roadhouse (46:50), Killer Reveal (52:06), Damn Fine Line of the Night (01:05:48), Talking Foreheads (01:08:15) Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:10:40
February 15, 2020
Episode 17: Demons
Dave, Patrick and Tyler are swept up in a chess game of blackmail, otherworldly spirits and kazoos this week as they unravel "Demons".
01:05:04
February 8, 2020
Episode 16: The Orchid's Curse
Dave, Patrick and Tyler dive into crazy contraptions, shady shut-ins, and missions with maps in their coverage of "The Orchid's Curse".
01:16:53
February 1, 2020
Episode 15: Laura's Secret Diary
Dave, Patrick and Tyler find themselves jammed up wrapping their heads around mysterious food critics, peeping cousins and what awaits in Valhalla as they discuss "Laura's Secret Diary". JUMP TO: Behind the scenes (02:00), Leland’s confession (04:30), Empty Wentz (13:30), Harold Smith (18:05), RIP Emory Battis (23:30), Bistro RR (31:15), Creepy Cousin (35:25), Final Thoughts (51:10), Damn Fine Line of the Night (53:50), Talking Foreheads (58:35)
01:00:21
January 25, 2020
Episode 14: The Man Behind Glass
Dave, Patrick and Tyler find love in the most unlikely of places, meet unsettling new characters and get less than surprising news from Lucy in this week's episode on "The Man Behind Glass". Jump to: Tyler's Favorite New Character (01:07), Harold Smith (08:00), Letters Under Fingers (13:12), Dick Tremayne (17:54), The One-Armed Man (30:34), Jean Renault (34:50), Without chemicals, he points (39:00), Donna visit's Laura's grave (44:30), Leland Arrested (48:40), Final Thoughts (52:54), Damn Fine Line of the Night (53:26), Talking Foreheads (55:24)
56:01
January 18, 2020
Episode 13: Coma
Dave, Patrick and Tyler are startled by a magic-practicing child, confounded by the recording session for smash hit ballad "Just You", and try to make sense of space garbage in the coverage of "Coma". Roast some marshmallows and join in! Topics include Barbershop Quartets (02:45), Creamed Corn (05:26), Smoked Cheese Pig (12:57), Major Briggs Meets The Log Lady (14:16), Audrey Horne Gets What She Wants (28:27), Briggs Delivers A Message to Cooper (34:06), James Hurley Sings Just You (37:50), Another Cooper Dream (43:16), Damn Fine Line of the Night (46:15), Talking Foreheads (48:57) 
50:43
January 11, 2020
Episode 12: May The Giant Be With You
It's the Season 2 premiere so now Dave, Patrick and Tyler have even more questions than answers.  Newly revealed family members, unquestioned musical improvisation and phantom giants wreak havoc on the logic of this fascinating series as Talking Backwards explores Twin Peaks Season 2! Opening scene (07:34), Albert Returns (37:17), Phillip Gerard is back (48:17), A Vision from Major Garland Briggs (01:02:22), Case Rundown (01:07:45), Ending and Final Thoughts (01:21:15) Damn Fine Line of the Night (01:28:45), Talking Foreheads (01:31:00) Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:33:42
January 4, 2020
Episode 11: Season 1 Recap
Dave, Patrick and Tyler reflect on the journey through season 1 of Twin Peaks with favorite moments, quotes and theories that had the most impact along the way.
01:16:58
November 11, 2019
Episode 10: The Last Evening (Part 2)
Is Bobby cool?  Who's the man that was in the bushes?  How much patience does anyone have for James?  Who is Midge? These questions and more as the Talking Backwards crew wraps up season 1 with possibly the most inquisitive episode yet!
49:44
November 2, 2019
Episode 9: The Last Evening (Part 1)
The Talking Backwards crew gets more questions than answers as the first season draws to a close in part 1 of the discussion covering "The Last Evening".
45:14
October 26, 2019
Episode 8: Realization Time
It's the penultimate episode of the first season!  Dave, Patrick and Tyler dive into the branching story arcs that begin to develop and the plot holes that need explaining in the Talking Backwards discussion of "Realization TIme".
01:03:14
October 20, 2019
Episode 7: Cooper's Dreams
The plot thickens as the gang discusses Joan Chen's career, the Icelandic herring culture and wonder just what IS a steeplejack?  It's all here in this week's episode! Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
01:03:11
October 12, 2019
Episode 6: The One-Armed Man
Exhaustion sets in on Dave, Patrick and Tyler as they cover the ins and outs of sleight of hand magic as a conversational tool, inspirational poetry and the shock of abnormal anatomy on this week's episode!
37:31
October 5, 2019
Episode 5: Rest in Pain
Crime solving clues forgotten!  Haywire coffins!  Extreme French accents!  Absence of French Accents!  It must be the Talking Backwards episode on Rest in Pain!  
42:07
September 28, 2019
Episode 4: Zen, or the Skill to Catch a Killer
On this week's episode,  Dave has sandwich hang-ups, Tyler gets his faith shaken and Patrick surprises the group with a special present!   Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
58:31
September 21, 2019
Episode 3: Traces to Nowhere
For Twin Peaks's official episode 1, titled "Traces to Nowhere", the Talking Backwards crew finally gets to loosen the reigns on exposition dumping and analyze more of the bizarre behavior of the town's residents and the spooky-ooky elements surrounding them! 
50:13
September 14, 2019
Episode 2: Pilot (Part 2)
Part two of the first episode of Talking Backwards continues coverage of the Pilot of Twin Peaks. Dave gets a surprise startle, Patrick drops lots of trivia and Tyler names the enigmatic dancing background character from part 1!
34:48
September 7, 2019
Episode 1: Pilot (Part 1)
The first episode of Talking Backwards!   Dave, Patrick and Tyler share their introductions to the series of Twin Peaks and discuss the pilot in part 1 of the inaugural episode!  Dave learns about Norwegian cheeses, Patrick shares musical knowledge and Tyler wonders just who Diane is. Get early access to upcoming episodes as well as cool merch over on our Patreon page! Please give us a follow on Twitter & Instagram! Buy some Talking Backwards merch on TeePublic!
53:42
August 31, 2019