Episode 4

From Argabuthon to Arthur Dent


August 31st, 2017

35 mins 20 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Mark Steadman, Jon Bounds and Jon Hickman continue their mission to discuss everything in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy canon , in alphabetical order.


From which planet the plexiglass sceptre of justice was obtained.

Arkintoofle Minor

Upon which planet the bad-news drive was invented.

Arthur Dent

A six-foot tall ape descendent, and the main focus of our conversation.

Book recommendation

This week we’re recommending Surely You’re Joking, Mr Feynman!, by Richard P Feynman. Pick it up in audiobook form for free by taking out a free 30 day trial with Audible. Just head to audibletrial.com/leopard to get started.

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