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JC Carter, Holly Braithwaite, J.M. Bell, Bob Easton, Bob Defendi, and Thom Floyd

262 – She’s the Doctor

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We say goodbye to Sam Glanzman, talk about Sean Murphy’s Batman: White Knight, and Matt Reeves has chucked Ben Affleck’s original script for The Batman. On TV: We give our reaction to the new Doctor, the casting of Squirrel Girl, and The Tick trailer! We’re asked about NPR’s  10 comics that changed the game.

All this and David Hasselhoff is getting a music video! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Sam Glanzman, Longtime DC and Charlton Artist, Passes Away http://bit.ly/2tWr4WZ
Sean Murphy’s BATMAN: WHITE KNIGHT Arrives October 4 http://bit.ly/2tWKsTK
Guardians of the Galaxy, Ratatouille, and Tron Are All Coming to Walt Disney World http://bit.ly/2tWGdrF
Werewolf Jughead Will Return For His Own Ongoing Comic Series http://bit.ly/2tWrZ9V
‘The Batman’ Director Matt Reeves Chucks Ben Affleck’s Original Script http://bit.ly/2tumP1n
TV NEWS
Doctor Who’s Next Doctor Is Finally Being Unveiled This Sunday http://bit.ly/2tWSah2
Marvel’s ‘New Warriors’ Sets Its Cast — Including Squirrel Girl  http://bit.ly/2tWs11x
George R.R. Martin to Adapt Fantasy Novel Who Fears Death for HBO http://bit.ly/2tWcbUG
The Trailer for Amazon’s ‘The Tick’ Makes its Debut http://bit.ly/2ttQdFl
David Hasselhoff’s Guardians of the Galaxy Rap is Getting a Music Video http://bit.ly/2tX6MwN
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10 Comics That Changed The Game – Listener Mail

Posted by on Jul 16, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322! | 0 comments

Listener Lewis Black sent an NPR article about 10 Comics That Changed The Game, and asked us what we thought was missing. Here is the list:

MISSING COMICS

JC – Maus: A Survivor’s Tale – http://amzn.to/2tv9l5L

HOLLY – Giant Size X-Men #1 – http://bit.ly/2tv9HJC

BOBBY D – Batman: The Killing Joke – http://amzn.to/2tv9JRL

JM Bell – Another Chance To Get It Right – http://bit.ly/2tv8YI9

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261 – GenX Anxiety

Posted by on Jul 11, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We mourn the passing of Joan Lee and Nelsan Ellis. Worry a little over James Cromwell going to jail, and review Spider-Man: Homecoming! Jeremy Renner mananged to break both arms on a film stunt, and Sony gets it all! On TV, two new actors join the Luke Cage cast, and Black Lighting is all about family. In comics, we have MORE from last week’s hold!

All this and the Lane-Ulrich Report with Chris Hoffman! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Joan Lee, Wife of Marvel Comics Legend Stan Lee, Dies at 95 http://bit.ly/2t13apM
Disney Gets Nothing From Spider-Man: Homecoming’s Box Office Take http://bit.ly/2sBtKWk
Star Trek: First Contact’s James Cromwell Sentenced to Jail http://bit.ly/2t0KRB5
Jeremy Renner Managed to Break Both Arms During Avengers: Infinity War [Updated] http://bit.ly/2t0LjPX
TELEVISION LINKS 
Luke Cage Casts Two in Marvel Comics Roles For Season 2 http://bit.ly/2t0p7Fw
Joss Whedon Cowrote a Folk Album and It’s Pretty Good! http://bit.ly/2t0KJSh
True Blood’s Nelsan Ellis Is Dead at 39 http://bit.ly/2t0YEYo
The CW’s Black Lightning Will Feature an Entire Family of Black Superheroes http://bit.ly/2t0YLDi
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260 – LOCKJAW!

Posted by on Jul 4, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322! | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast: we say goodbye to Michael Nyqvist, say good-boy to Lockjaw in the Inhumans trailer, and say good luck to Matt Furie’s attempting to rescue his creation, Pepe, from the Alt-Reich.

Special Correspondent Chris Hoffman checks in from Las Vegas at the Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con!

All this and Batman meets Elmer Fudd! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast!

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Dan Mendoza – Zombie Tramp, Action Lab
Ted Shambris – Poverty Pack, Afro ‘Stache Studios
Greg Boucher – Blue, Slave, San Elizario, Studio Stella Polaris

Dragon Tattoo actor Michael Nyqvist dies aged 56 http://bbc.in/2sBvuii
Spider-Man: Homecoming: Gwyneth Paltrow & Jennifer Connelly Confirmed http://bit.ly/2sB3awq
Disney Gets Nothing From Spider-Man: Homecoming’s Box Office Take http://bit.ly/2sBtKWk
Pepe Lives! Furie Reveals Plan to Reclaim His Frog from the Alt-Right http://bit.ly/2sB4lvG
Marvel’s Kevin Feige: ‘Oh, Thank God’ For Wonder Woman http://bit.ly/2sBqb2p

TELEVISION-ing

Kevin Bacon to Reprise Original Tremors Role in Syfy Reboot Series http://bit.ly/2sBbxbl
Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park Exit ‘Hawaii Five-0’ http://bit.ly/2sATfam
Marvel’s Inhumans Teaser Trailer Delivers Drama, Treason … and Lockjaw! http://bit.ly/2sB4AqD
Gillian Anderson Criticizes ‘X-Files’ All-Male Writing Staff http://bit.ly/2sBreiR

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259 – Issue 36

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

It’s a trip in the Way Back Machine this week, kids! JC was off romping through the woods in a Pan outfit, and then he got together with some actors to read Shakespeare! HA! Anyway, here is a tasty morsel from yesteryear … omg – so long ago. We were so young then ..

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From Issue #36

This week on Hold 322… Peter Parker gets pulled into the Ultimate Marvel universe and meets Miles Morales in Bendis’ new Spider-Men #1, while at the same time, he manages to wrap up the Ends of the Earth story-arc and has a James Bond like show down with Doc Ock. Batman confronts the man behind the Court of the Owls, and we learn a shocking truth about the Wayne family. Meanwhile, The Hulk stays angry under water and Cap is in the gun sight of an old friend.

All this and Silk Spectre as a teenager. Face front, true believers! It’s Hold 322!

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258 – RIP Adam.

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We mourn the losses of Adam West and Peter Sallis, discuss Wonder Woman, Tom Holland is a super-hero, and we cover the Far Cry 5 controversy. On TV, Misfits gets a reboot, Cowboy Bebop goes live-action, and whose story is really being told on Gotham? In comics, Defenders launches, and Marvel screws up its releases. And we review the Bitch Planet Triple Feature.

Extra Special Correspondent Chris Hoffman checks in with the third installment (first public one) of The Lane / Ulrich Report with Chris Hoffman!

All this and one more episode of Powerless! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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NEWS
Peter Sallis, Voice of Wallace and Gromit’s Wallace, Dies http://bit.ly/2rjteLS
The Bat-Signal Shined In Los Angeles to Honor Adam West http://bit.ly/2rJk8Iq
Adam West, Straight-Faced Star of TV’s ‘Batman,’ Dies at 88 http://bit.ly/2rjzGTj
Wonder Woman 2: Patty Jenkins Already Knows Sequel’s Setting http://bit.ly/2rjnUZ4
Tom Holland Visits Children’s Hospital Dressed As Spider-Man http://bit.ly/2rjArLT
The backlash to ‘Far Cry 5’ is pure hypocrisy — and it’s time to stop http://bit.ly/2rjTh5J
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TV NEWS
iZombie EP’s Misfits Reboot Gets Pilot Order at Freeform http://bit.ly/2rjV6iS
Cowboy Bebop Live-Action TV Series in the Works http://bit.ly/2rjAg3r
Gotham Isn’t Batman Begins – It’s Owlman’s Overture http://bit.ly/2rjIl87
DC and NBC Release Unaired Adam West Episode of Powerless http://bit.ly/2rIQEL3
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