Monday, April 17, 2017

EP 202: Death Note


Patrick and Dad delve back into Manga with the first volume of Death Note.  Dad and Patrick also discuss classic Hollywood and creepy Easter Bunnies.

Patrick and Dad discuss the morality tale that is Death Note along with if Charlton Heston played a Mexican.

Dad and newscaster Roop Raj are both freaked out by Easter Bunnies and both Patrick and Dad eat way too much food.

Next Week: Nightwing



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Sunday, April 9, 2017

EP 201: Manifest Destiny


Patrick and Dad both confuse many historical figures in their retelling of the Lewis and Clark Expedition through the lens of the cryptozoological hidden history of Chris Dingess and Matthew Roberts  

Dad learns a convoluted story about Image Comics, Robert Kirkman, and the Skybound imprint from Patrick to open the show.  

Dad and Patrick discuss recent news from Sweden for some reason for a bit and then Dad breaks down the book issues by issue.

Patrick attempts to explain the concept of Red Shirts and zombie based plants.  He forgets to explain the meme kill it with fire but will correct that on the next show.  

Treat was a mud pie

Next Week: Death Note

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Sunday, April 2, 2017

EP 200: JMS Spider-Man



Patrick and Dad talk some J Michael Straczynski and John Romita Jr era Amazing Spider-Man.#30-35.

Patrick has a complicated love for this comic, in that he feels it captures all that is great with Peter Parker era Spidey just not so into the Spider-Totem thing.

Dad may finally understand why Patrick loves Spidey #30-#35

Patrick thinks he found a deconstruction theory of Spider-Man but he may be talking out of his backside.

Dad gets a quick quiz on how much he understands about the hundreds of comics he has read in the past three years.

Dad enjoys some Lemon Streusel Cake and it is revealed that he is a fan of Cassata Cake.



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Sunday, March 26, 2017

EP 199: Batman The Man Who Laughs



Patrick and Dad work their way through more Batman with The Man Who Laughs and  Detective Comics #784–786.  Writer Ed Brubaker and artists Doug Mahnke & Patrick Zircher present some good Batman  

Listener request month plunges along with a request from Shaun Noel writer of the webcomic City Of Walls .

Patrick tears through some Judge Dredd related emails and asks Dad about why he made his wife move her car.

Patrick explains why he avoided the book for over a decade and Dad tells tales of riding coal boxcars through Detroit.





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Sunday, March 19, 2017

EP 198: Judge Dredd



Patrick and Dad revisit 2000 AD progs and finally discuss some Judge Dredd.  

Patrick wonders if 1980s Dredd holds up compared to the later versions of the charters.  

Dad wonders if we are supposed to root for Judges?
Patrick talks about going to the Circus in 1903 and the best methods for smuggling in food to movie theaters.
Treat is Jambalaya with sausage and chicken that does not enjoy.

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Sunday, March 12, 2017

EP 197: Thor God of Thunder



Patrick and Dad discuss from Jason Aaron, Esad Ribic, and Butch Guice .  Fevered dreams may have altered Dad and Patrick’s view on the book.


Dad explains he both recalls and forgets comic books in quick succession

Patrick admits he is not into Thor and Dad is just along for the ride at anytime.

Patrick and Dad again worry about getting fact but still eat some Hazelnut Snickers candybar.  


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Sunday, March 5, 2017

EP 196: Wolverine: Logan



Patrick and Dad read Brian K Vaughn and Eduardo Risso’s three issue mini-series Wolverine: Logan.

Patrick and Dad open gifts from listening including Tasty Cakes, comic books, and well wishes.  

Patrick makes a pledge to read some more Manga down the road.  Dad is lukewarm on the comics But is gaga for Logan.  

Dad declares no spoilers on this show and that it should be an Oscar nominated film for 2018.

Next Month is Listener Request Month or Months in which Patrick and Dad tear through a year’s worth of comic book requests.  


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