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299.5 How long can we milk this?

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 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 look back on the life and creations of Steve Ditko.  The New York times spoils Batman #50. How did Mal meet Zoe in Firefly? A new comic from Boom! will answer that. Evangeline Lilly fought to make the Wasp more feminine, but still strong. We have reviews of Captain America #1 and Ms Marvel #50. And we look back at 299 episodes before diving into the quantum realm of 300 and beyond.

All this and Ant Man and The Wasp! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Steve Ditko, Spider-Man Co-Creator and Legendary Comics Artist, Dies at 90 https://goo.gl/vQFngX
Steve Ditko comic book retrospective: Ditko’s most unforgettable characters http://bit.ly/2zjvxb9
There’s So Much More to Batman #50 Than That Spoiler https://goo.gl/qu57V2
A New Firefly Prequel Comic Will Reveal the ‘Full Story’ of How Captain Mal and Zoe First Met https://goo.gl/ZpHuhh
Evangeline Lilly Fought to Make Ant-Man and the Wasp More Radically Feminine https://goo.gl/7aVUZU
Batman: The Animated Series Comes to HD for the First Time Thanks to DC Universe https://goo.gl/WsmqHh
David Lynch Throws On A Cape For Pedophile Polanski and Louis C.K. https://goo.gl/6gCm9J
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299 – This time for sure!

Posted by on Jul 3, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Jared Leto has been cast as Morbius. The Star Wars anthology films have been put on hold. Chloë Grace Moretz wants no part of Kick-Ass 3. On TV: Supergirl will be Red Daughter this next season. Alex Kurtzman is the new Star Trek showrunner. And Timeless is cancelled and The Terror is renewed. In Comics: Cyborg is re-cancelled. Bendis is bringing Nuclear Man to main continuity. And IDW’s next crossover has a fun twist. We also have reviews of some of the latest #1 issues, including Thor and Tony Stark: Iron Man!

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Harlan Ellison Passes Away at 84 https://goo.gl/Z1fXtT
CYBORG Re-Cancelled, With JULY & AUGUST’s Issues Nixed https://goo.gl/pKtEQa
JARED LETO Cast as Sony’s MORBIUS, A SPIDER-MAN Spin-Off https://goo.gl/9Sbbam
Chloë Grace Moretz wants no part of Kick-Ass 3 https://goo.gl/pfP4bh
Bendis will introduce Superman IV’s Nuclear Man to DC Comics continuity http://bit.ly/2lz2wyF
STAR WARS ‘Anthology’ Films Put on Hold – Report https://goo.gl/hKLUjW
A Demolition Man-Style Taco Bell Is Coming to Comic-Con https://goo.gl/K6vnVb
ARCHIE & TORRID Launch BETTY & VERONICA Plus-Size Fashion Line https://goo.gl/sT78ym

TELEVISION NEWS
Supergirl to adapt Superman’s iconic Red Son storyline for Season 4 http://bit.ly/2ls5W6a
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Showrunners Out; Alex Kurtzman to Take Over https://goo.gl/A1e5W5
KURTZMAN Signs Deal to Expand STAR TREK Franchise https://goo.gl/g6shDL
STAR TREK vs. TRANSFORMERS Cartoons Collide This September https://goo.gl/iK2vs5
‘Timeless’ Canceled (Again) by NBC https://goo.gl/MQRY1f
‘The Terror’ Renewed by AMC With New Showrunner https://goo.gl/9s63rq
‘Daredevil’ EP Steven S. DeKnight Signs Netflix Deal https://goo.gl/4vh6aS

DISCUSS
The U.S.’s Favorite Female Superheroes – A State-by-State Breakdown https://goo.gl/6RTR9Z

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296 Stupid Name, Even Stupider Behavior

Posted by on May 29, 2018 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 discuss FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention‘s latest scandal! Jake Gyllenhaal will play Mysterio! James Mangold will make a Boba Fett movie! In Comics, Wolverine is back! Bendis says his final goodbyes in Iron Man #600! A new Inuit superhero debuted in Champions! On TV, Amazon renews The Expanse! Matt Groening has a new comedy series coming to Netflix! And Green Arrow will finally get a goatee!

All this and Star Trek Land! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Utah author Richard Paul Evans, accused of sexual harassment https://goo.gl/59DQCT
Utah authors ask FanX to address multiple ‘breaches of trust’  https://goo.gl/84ahrA
FanX co-founder Bryan Brandenburg is taking a leave of absence https://goo.gl/xEyMUs
Actor Jake Gyllenhaal to play the villain Mysterio in next year’s sequel https://goo.gl/W7E7FK
WOLVERINE Gets His Own Ongoing Again in SEPTEMBER https://goo.gl/LnsB44
Brian Michael Bendis Bids an Exhaustive Farewell to Marvel in Invincible Iron Man #600 https://goo.gl/v7Kepp
Disney signs Logan’s James Mangold to make a solo Boba Fett movie https://goo.gl/Vx6UFa
Get Your First Official Look at DC’s SHAZAM! http://bit.ly/2seiUHJ
 
TELEVISION NEWS 
 
Amazon Officially Renews THE EXPANSE For Season 4 https://goo.gl/PHsMXz 
Syfy’s ‘Deadly Class’ Series Adds Mick Betancourt as Co-Showrunner https://goo.gl/PmuVUy
Matt Groening Netflix Series ‘Disenchantment’ Sets Premiere Date https://goo.gl/Q8duvR
Rumor: STAR TREK Land Possibly Coming To Universal Studios http://bit.ly/2seS6Ha
Arrow Season Seven Will Debut the Most Important Green Arrow Character https://goo.gl/tz55vd
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293 – Free Comic Book Day – LIVE

Posted by on May 8, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: It was Free Comic Book Day and we were LIVE at The Nerd Store, where we talk about all of the free comics offered from the various publishers. We throw it back to studio and talk about the totally-expected success of Avengers: Infinity War! On TV: we’ve got Swamp Thing coming and Metropolis delayed. What We Do in the Shadows gets a series order, and Conan O’Brien moves to a half-hour format.

All this and Sugar Glider! Face front, true believers! It’s the World’s GREATEST Comic Book Podcast™!

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Support Sugar Glider Comix! https://goo.gl/iKGtb5
Free Comic Book Day 2018 Full List of Comic Books Announced! https://goo.gl/LFZ7ZM

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Beats JUSTICE LEAGUE’s Total Gross https://goo.gl/5CFPFL 
AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Breaks $800m in 6 Days https://goo.gl/L4wiZZ 
‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Surges To $1.164B Global https://goo.gl/sdQkuT
Avengers: Infinity War’ Scores Second-Biggest Second Weekend Ever https://goo.gl/5wFKJV
Josh Holloway reveals he was supposed to play Gambit in X-Men Origins: Wolverine https://goo.gl/LhUfrK
 
TV NEWS! 
 
New Live-Action SWAMP THING TV Show Coming in 2019 https://goo.gl/DSQZDp 
DC’s METROPOLIS TV Show Delayed – Report https://goo.gl/MfRKiQ 
‘What We Do in the Shadows’ Scores Series Order at FX https://goo.gl/n6fDyG
Conan O’Brien’s TBS Show Will Move to Half-Hour Format in 2019 https://goo.gl/WgzyLJ
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292 – Wasatch Con

Posted by on May 1, 2018 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’re live at Wasatch Comic Con! Hear a live performance of the podcast, where we talk about Star Trek, Star Wars, Henry Cavill and Deadpool! Hear interviews of comic book creators, including Kevin Eastman and Bob McLeod!

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The Star Trek Movieverse Has Finally Hired Its First Female Director https://goo.gl/PyVu7j
S.J. Clarkson Tapped as STAR TREK 4 Director https://goo.gl/P1mxUx
Star Wars Resistance Is the Next Lucasfilm Animated Series  https://goo.gl/ZBDwio
Henry Cavill wants to play Superman again https://goo.gl/1diVZA
Deadpool 2 is on track for a massive $150 million opening weekend https://goo.gl/4huJ6i
MARVEL STUDIOS Developing ETERNALS Movie https://goo.gl/3Ztgba
Peter W.Verified account – https://twitter.com/PeterW_1974
“Avengers: Infinity War,” Reviewed: The Latest Marvel Movie Is a Two-and-a-Half-Hour Ad for All the Previous Marvel Movies – http://bit.ly/2HAHLQk
2018 EISNER AWARDS Nominations https://goo.gl/gNMres
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