[Podcasts] Discovering the X-Files: “The Host”

Beware the Flukeman! Clay McCormack of The Pensky File sits down with Erix to chat about one of the most popular “Monster of the Week” episodes of the entire series. Even since I first caught it when it aired in 1994, this episode has been seared into my brain. I guess part of that has to do with my general disgust when it comes to wormy, leechy, sluggy things. Seriously, slimy invertebrates give me the creeps! Beyond that, it’s just a damn good story and I know that both Erix and Clay agree with me. Flukeman himself might literally suck (and infect you), but he’s a great monster and this is an excellent episode…

Episode 2.02: “The Host” (1994)

Directed by Daniel Sackheim
Teleplay by Chris Carter
Starring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson
Guest starring Matthew Bennett, Ron Sauve, Darin Morgan, Mitch Pileggi, and Steven Williams

Mulder pursues a humanoid, parasitic organism that uses sewage systems as its home.

Discovering the X-Files is the latest podcast series for The Erix Antoine Network, which also boasts The Simpsons Countdown. So if you’re a “Simpsons” fan, be sure to tune into that show as well. Please like, rate, and review both podcasts, as well as subscribe to them through your favorite podcast avenue, be it YouTube, iTunes, Spotify, Anchor FM, Pocket Casts, Podcast Addict, etc.

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