This post was originally published on May 26, 2015 Remember that time Jack Kirby's art helped rescue six hostages in Iran? If you've seen the film Argo you should. If you missed that part you can be forgiven, the details were a bit glossed over in the movie. If you weren't specifically looking for it [...]
Hello everyone and welcome to the Nexus of All Realities – a Man-Thing podcast. The issue I’ll be covering this time around is Adventure Into Fear #10 – Cry Monster! On this episode we will be talking about spousal abuse and attempted baby killing. Yep, you read that right. So you know, just a little light fair for your comic [...]
Okay, so here it is the not-quite first episode. Yes, I have chosen to do an Episode 0. I know there are some out there who feel that zero episodes (or zero issues) are not really necessary and a bit of a waste of time. Well, I'm pretty new to this whole podcast thing so I figured I should do a little introductory ramble to get started. But don't fear - it's short.
Okay, I’ll admit that when Marvel announced Guardians of the Galaxy as part of its Phase II I was … skeptical. It’s a relatively unknown franchise that features a sentient tree and a talking raccoon as major characters, that’s a bit of a gamble. Don’t get me wrong I was thinking kudos for taking the [...]
I am in my mid-forties and I read comics. I realize in this day and age that is not such a bold statement. In fact in certain circles it would be greeted with a resounding “so?” But for me it feels like a confession. It feels like I should qualify it with the term “guilty [...]