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326 Nothing to Prove

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 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 remember Luke Perry. Marvel says the world is ready for an LGBTQ Superhero. The Orville gets a Comic Book. And more from Green Arrow! On TV: Wheel of Time is heading to Amazon. Arrow will end after 8 seasons. Adrienne Barbeau is returning to Swamp Thing. In comics we talk about Conan The Barbarian, Avengers, and Letter 44!

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Luke Perry, ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ Star, Is Dead at 52 https://goo.gl/Y9y49g
‘The World is Ready’ for an LGBTQ Superhero https://goo.gl/g1w9dK
THE ORVILLE Flies Into Comic Books https://goo.gl/MrLMJi
GREEN ARROW Relaunch/Reset Coming from DC https://goo.gl/1rt6mX
Is JASON AARON Leaving THOR After WAR OF THE REALMS? https://goo.gl/EQe95V
J.K. SIMMONS Reprises J. JONAH JAMESON Role https://goo.gl/RdHqrd
Will Smith won’t appear in Suicide Squad sequel https://goo.gl/P9yQe5
Idris Elba to replace Will Smith’s Deadshot in Suicide Squad sequel https://goo.gl/yEdsBc 
 
TELEVISION NEWS 
 
ADRIENNE BARBEAU Returning for DC UNIVERSE’S SWAMP THING https://goo.gl/TB4D4s
The Long-Awaited Wheel of Time TV Series Is Heading to Amazon https://goo.gl/5KNndr
Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series is going to the Second Age http://bit.ly/2J1eT56
Arrow Will End After 8 Seasons This Fall https://goo.gl/QvR6Up
In the New Good Omens Trailer, the Apocalypse Is a Party https://goo.gl/Bqz939 
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325 Protein Bars

Posted by on Mar 5, 2019 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322! | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Things are shaking up in the comic book industry. AOC will get her own comic book. Some release dates are moving up this year. On TV: Star Trek: Discovery has been renewed for season 3. Conner Kent has been cast for Titans. Alan Tudyk will be a Resident Alien. In comics we review: Unstoppable Wasp, Ms MarvelBuffy, Firefly, The Forgotten Queen, Daredevil, and Old Man Quill!

All this and a “from protein bars to comic book publisher story!” Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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IDW CEO Steps Down After ‘Challenging’ 7 Months On the Job https://goo.gl/v7ztW2
Nutrition Bar Tycoon Plans to Break Into Comic Book Publishing https://goo.gl/9XtKsw
DC ‘Rethinking’ Collected Edition Program https://goo.gl/ZS8Jkk
THE KITCHEN Film Rushes To Theaters Six Weeks Early https://goo.gl/35vjJh
Space Jam 2 Finally Has a Release Date and We’ll See Godzilla vs. Kong Earlier https://goo.gl/ZYiKVB
DC Comics to End Their Exclusive Walmart 100-Page Giant Comics Line https://goo.gl/hUCpqz
ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ Comes to Comic Books https://goo.gl/FHRGim
 
TV NEWS
Discovery Renewed for Season Three https://goo.gl/HWvvY2
Season 4 of Wynonna Earp https://goo.gl/ym47Pb
STAR TREK PICARD Spin-Off Lands Director https://goo.gl/XfPJgZ
‘Angsty’ CONNER KENT / SUPERBOY Cast as TITANS Season 2 Regular https://goo.gl/2HudjW
Syfy Orders ‘Resident Alien’ Drama to Series, Alan Tudyk to Star https://goo.gl/sywNoZ
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324 Antisocial

Posted by on Feb 19, 2019 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Marvel has a new senior VP. Gail Simone has an Iron Man story. Classic Star Wars is back at Marvel. On TV, we have reactions to The Orville and Star Trek: Discovery. Kevin Smith is making Howard the Duck for Hulu. Animated Star Trek is in development at Nickelodeon. In Comics, we talk about Savage Sword of Conan, Wonder Twins, Thor, and a letter to Marvel!

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MARVEL Hires COLLEGE HUMOR CBO as New Media Senior VP https://goo.gl/5pF6gW
GAIL SIMONE Takes Over TONY STARK https://goo.gl/GcpYVG
MARVEL Revives 1980s STAR WARS Title – With Classic Numbering https://goo.gl/fcC8kV
JOSH BROLIN Cast in DUNE (And He’s Feuding with DAVE BAUTISTA Again) https://goo.gl/avi2FW
Batman and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles meet in their first animated movie crossover http://bit.ly/2N9hjwM
DC’s Superhero Jesus Comedy SECOND COMING Canceled https://goo.gl/WdAugc
SECOND COMING Looking for Second Chance with Other Publishers https://goo.gl/dWz8BU
WOLVERINE, VENOM, PUNISHER, CONAN, More Headline SAVAGE AVENGERS Title https://goo.gl/BRFsuD 
BEN AFFLECK Addresses Leaving BATMAN Role https://goo.gl/FCVkv1
 
TELEVISION NEWS 
 
Patrick Stewart Reveals When His New Picard STAR TREK Series Will Take Place https://goo.gl/YuDFRk
Kevin F**king Smith Making ‘Howard the F**king Duck’ Show for Hulu https://goo.gl/q8P6Ru
MCU Veteran Cast in JUPITER’S LEGACY – Report https://goo.gl/Qpqmhn
Animated STAR TREK Kids Show In Development for NICKELODEON https://goo.gl/8dGjUj 
THE GIFTED Showrunner Thinks Show Might Move to Streaming Service https://goo.gl/8aw38X
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323 Talking Monkeys

Posted by on Feb 12, 2019 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Green Arrow is ending its run with #50. Bendis (@BRIANMBENDIS) and Mack’s (@davidmackkabuki) Cover will get an over-sized finale issue for their first arc. Rachel Skarsten (@RachieSkarsten) goes from Black Canary to Alice. On TV, ABC doesn’t want a female-led Marvel show. HULU is developing Terry Moore’s (@TerryMooreArt) Motor Girl as a series, and Legion has found its Professor X! In Comics, we review Black Widow, Daredevil, and The Girl in the Bay!

All this and EC Comics! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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GREEN ARROW #50 Went From a New Beginning to a Series Ending https://goo.gl/aP62GW
COVER’s Finale Gets Oversized (But with a Catch) https://goo.gl/G91Fri 
Former BLACK CANARY Actress Becomes BATWOMAN’s Big Bad https://goo.gl/AsXMsN 
JIM ZUB Co-Writing TONY STARK: IRON MAN https://goo.gl/LPkSQM 
TIM CURRY and KHARY PAYTON Offering 1-on-1 Video Chats As Part of New Start-Up https://goo.gl/Z8Hgza 
 
 
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ABC’s Female-Led MARVEL Pilot Canceled – Report https://goo.gl/KQRmws
EC COMICS Gets Revival – On TV https://goo.gl/nnvjur
HULU Developing Terry Moore’s MOTOR GIRL As TV Show https://goo.gl/aKS2ni
Legion has found its Professor X for the third and final season http://bit.ly/2N2dIRi
Monster Hunter gets release date; Cosmos season two delayed; http://bit.ly/2N2eca4
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322 Hold 322

Posted by on Feb 5, 2019 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’s our 322nd episode! We remember one of our own who has passed. A response to Bill Maher. Zombieland is getting a sequel! On TV: Star Trek: Discovery takes down mansplaining. The CW renews six comic book series. Travelers is cancelled at Netflix. In comics we talk about Doctor Strange #400, Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt, Man Without Fear, and Superman!

All this and Stan Lee! Face front, true believers! It’s the 322nd episode of The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Stan Lee Remembered at Hollywood Tribute: His ‘Greatest Creation Was Himself’ https://goo.gl/jBtDPW
BILL MAHER Tells Comic Book Fans ‘Grow Up’ https://goo.gl/uxk8V9
AQUAMAN Now DC’s Biggest Worldwide Box Office Hit Ever With $1.09 Billion https://goo.gl/RxDCem
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Cancels Sundance Trip Due to ‘Complications’ From Shutdown https://goo.gl/fHt3h4
Affleck-less The Batman and The Suicide Squad get release dates, plus more http://bit.ly/2St9PKl
The Undead Don’t Stand a Chance in Zombieland: Double Tap https://goo.gl/pcKsxT 
 
TV LINKS 
 
Star Trek: Discovery’s mansplaining takedown returns to the series’ roots https://goo.gl/58wevi
The CW Renews Six Comic Book Series https://goo.gl/bBis6d
‘Travelers’ Canceled at Netflix After Three Seasons https://goo.gl/X1HMf2
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321 Contact!

Posted by on Jan 29, 2019 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast : Marvel reveals a major change to Daredevil! Black Panther got SEVEN Oscar nominations. DC cut SEVEN jobs to refocus on publishing. On TV: We remember James Frawley, Punisher Season 2 is hanging on to more viewers, and CW has ordered a Lost Boys series. In Comics, we talk about Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Oliver, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Batman!

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SPOILER Marvel Reveals Major Change To Daredevil https://goo.gl/u8gSgM
Fandral’s Death in THOR: RAGNAROK Helped Land Him SHAZAM! https://goo.gl/Jr2rP8
BLACK PANTHER Nabs 7 OSCAR Nominations Including ‘Best Picture’ https://goo.gl/NY9TET
GEORGE PEREZ Announces Retirement https://goo.gl/kaHhpL
STAR TREK: YEAR FIVE Brings the ENTERPRISE’s Mission to a Close https://goo.gl/cg4Psv 
DC Cuts 7 Jobs in Move to Refocus on Comics Publishing https://goo.gl/wHWTra
 
TV NEWS 
 
James Frawley, Director of ‘The Monkees,’ ‘The Muppet Movie,’ Dies at 82 https://goo.gl/T75pSg
CW Has Picked Up a Pilot for The Lost Boys TV Show https://goo.gl/FHRmZb
The Punisher S2 reportedly retaining more viewers than other Marvel shows http://bit.ly/2FRA0UL
USA Network Orders ‘Briarpatch’ Starring Rosario Dawson to Series https://goo.gl/9Bdg3g
BBC Orders Oscar Wilde Documentary With Stephen Fry, Freddie Fox https://goo.gl/T3HQGG
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