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Beware of the Leopard: the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy podcast

81 EpisodesProduced by Mark Steadman, Jon Bounds, Jon Hickman, Danny SmithWebsite

New additions to the book with the famous words "Don't Panic" on the cover. Smart and funny, fusing real-world observation with a writing style Douglas Adams fans have sorely missed.With each topic, the panel of authors and performers present an essay in the style of a Hitchhiker's Guide entry, whic… read more


9: From the Campaign for Real Time to the Cloudworlds of Yaga

Mark Steadman, Danny Smith and Jon Bounds continue their mission to discuss everything in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy canon , in alphabetical order. This episode has some bad language.

Campaign for Real Time

Danny shares his story of getting his chest waxed at a Twitter-based charity event.

Cathedral of Chalesm

In memories of this lost cathedral, the team discusses things they’ve lost.

Celestial Homecare Omnibus

Here the team discuss how-to books and YouTube videos. “Go ahead and” enjoy this chapter.


The team examines the concept of choice, and how the choices characters make - or don’t make - affect their future.


Jon educates us on Maslow’s hierarchy of needs.

Cloudworlds of Yaga

Mark asks what it might be like to live in the Cloud (this is nothing to do with Apple or Google) and gets high-roaded by Danny.

Hypothetical Marvin

Vote on your favourite actor to play Marvin the paranoid android, in a hypothetical new Netflix series of the Hitchhiker’s Guide.

Book recommendation

This week we’re recommending Code of the Woosters by PG Wodehouse, read by Martin Jarvis. Pick it up in audiobook form for free by taking out a free 30 day trial with Audible. Just head to to get started.

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