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363 A Little Too Close To Home

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 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 Lyle Waggoner. Vampire the Masquerade returns to comics. Covid-19 is shutting everything down. On TV: Rosario Dawson joins The Mandalorian cast. CW stretches out the season for Flash and Legends, and the Friends Reunion is delayed! In comics, we review X-Ray Robot, Robin 80th, Spider-Woman, and The Resistance!

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Lyle Waggoner, Actor on ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ and ‘Wonder Woman,’ Dies at 84 https://bit.ly/3991yiI
VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE Returns to Comics https://bit.ly/2J4Ahn3COVID-19Wonder Woman 1984 Straight to Digital Release Reportedly Being Considered https://bit.ly/2U9X8ny
Marvel Studios’ BLACK WIDOW Postponed Indefinitely Due to CORONAVIRUS Pandemic https://bit.ly/39688GV
BLOODSHOT Rushed to Digital Release https://bit.ly/3a6hwLQ
BIRDS OF PREY Rushed to Home Video In Light of CORONAVIRUS Pandemic https://bit.ly/2J5ksMP
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY Postponed Until Later in the Year https://bit.ly/2vERCQm
An Open Letter to Comic Book Publishers from Eric Stephenson https://bit.ly/2JivnDf
Comic Book Retailers Share COVID-19 Concerns https://bit.ly/3a9s6lb
Comic Retailers Offered Assistance from Book Industry Charitable Foundation https://bit.ly/2xkKuZNTELEVISION NEWS‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano https://bit.ly/2vE59HR
CW Postpones New FLASH and DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Episodes https://bit.ly/2xeNgQw
MTV Debuts ‘Unplugged at Home’ With Acoustic Sets to Enjoy While Housebound https://bit.ly/2xiOCtC
‘Friends’ Reunion Special Delayed at HBO Max https://bit.ly/2Ub8qYw
What to Stream While Self-Isolating https://bit.ly/2xckDn5
All the Global VOD Platforms and Festivals Offering Free Content https://bit.ly/2Jiwh2B
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362 Top o’ the quarantine to ya!

Posted by on Mar 17, 2020 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 Max von Sydow. Christians are demanding a superhero be cut from The Eternals. Regal cinemas is switching to Pepsi. Valiant promotes two new senior editors. On TV: The animation studio has been hired for What If…? We have a first look at Aya Cash as Stormfront. Richard E. Grant will be joining the cast of Loki. In comics, we review Hawkeye: Freefall, Marvels Sub-Mariner, Stealth, Captain Marvel, and Thor!

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Exorcist and Game Of Thrones star Max von Sydow dies http://bit.ly/2Qh5gjX
Christians demand Marvel cut a superhero out of upcoming “The Eternals” movie http://bit.ly/2W9Xk7M
Regal Cinemas Switching to Pepsi for Non-Alcoholic Beverages http://bit.ly/2xwvdVV
HEATHER ANTOS and LYSA HAWKINS Promoted to VALIANT Senior Editors http://bit.ly/2waZN78
ANTONIO BANDERAS Would Have Been NEW MUTANTS Sequel Villain http://bit.ly/2U7OwwrCORONA-OhNoAh!US Lawmakers Advised to Use VULCAN Greeting to Avoid Coronavirus Exposure http://bit.ly/2IKsNW8
Fast & Furious 9 Release Date Delayed A Full Year Due To Coronavirus http://bit.ly/2IPiuQw
CW’s RIVERDALE Suspends Filming Due to Possible CORONAVIRUS On-Set http://bit.ly/38WZ72V
Coronavirus Cancellations: Every Film, TV Show, and Event Affected by the Outbreak http://bit.ly/33kz4l1
DIAMOND Cancels Retailer Summit Amid Coronavirus Impact & Spread http://bit.ly/2U6ewbJ
Boston’s ACE Comic Con Canceled Due to Coronavirus http://bit.ly/2Qf6xYL
Wasatch Comic Con- A Creator Focused Con Postponed http://bit.ly/2Qf6KevTELEVISION NEWSMARVEL STUDIOS Hires Animation Studio for Disney+’s WHAT IF…? http://bit.ly/2UaSPHz
The Boys Reveals the First Look at Aya Cash as Stormfront http://bit.ly/2vZ4KQJ
RICHARD E. GRANT Joins Disney+’s LOKI in Mystery Role – Report http://bit.ly/2w6eetaPATREONSurvey Says SUPERMAN is the Most Popular Superhero in U.S.A., But MARVEL Beats DC http://bit.ly/2UkxiMH
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361 Horse Semen

Posted by on Mar 10, 2020 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 David Wise, Frank McLaughlin, and James Lipton. Emerald City Comic Con is postponed. The No Time To Die release date has been delayed.  William Shatner is done being Kirk, but at least he has a consolation prize. On TV: Hawaii 5-0 is ending. Daybreak is cancelled. Kids in the Hall has been revived! In comics, we review Strange Adventures, Plunge, Marvel, and Join the Future!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

David Wise, writer of Star Trek: The Animated Series episode, has died http://bit.ly/2PRKRBC
Frank McLaughlin Dies at Age 84 http://bit.ly/2PVIsGh
James Lipton, Creator and Host of ‘Inside the Actors Studio,’ Dies at 93 http://bit.ly/2xelB1T
Seattle’s EMERALD CITY COMIC CON Postponed Due to CORONAVIRUS http://bit.ly/2TZdezh
DIAMOND Is Latest to Pull Out of EMERALD CITY COMIC CON http://bit.ly/2THL0bY
‘No Time to Die’ Release Delayed Due to Coronavirus Outbreak http://bit.ly/3cB5QT0
DC’s WILDCATS Reboot Canceled According to WARREN ELLIS http://bit.ly/3cH6X3q
James Van Der Beek, Peter Weller & More Promote New Bad Idea Comics http://bit.ly/3awKT9O
DARK HORSE Promotes Three Editors http://bit.ly/3cH7t1m
The D&D powered Stargate RPG is now open for public playtesting http://bit.ly/2TLdYYtWILLIAM SHATNER NEWS!William Shatner gets horse semen in divorce settlement https://pge.sx/3cCGO5X
William Shatner Says His Captain Kirk Days Are Done http://bit.ly/2vQ233JTELEVISION NEWSHawaii Five-0 To Conclude Its 10-Season http://bit.ly/2PTBscK
Netflix’s Daybreak canceled after one season http://bit.ly/38CJmOs
Nathaniel Halpern Signs Overall Deal With Fox 21 http://bit.ly/2Tw4GAN
‘Beauty and the Beast’ Prequel Series in Development at Disney Plus http://bit.ly/2IuRZzI
‘Kids in the Hall’ Revived at Amazon http://bit.ly/2TvvpgD
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360 Full Circle

Posted by on Mar 3, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Monster Hunter posters are out. Bob Iger is also out as Disney CEO. Steven Spielberg is out as director of Indiana Jones 5. And Kevin Smith apologizes for Batman: Bellicosity. On TV, The Witcher finds Uncle Vesemir. Hank Azaria won’t play Apu anymore. And Steve Blackman is exclusive to Netflix. In comics, we review Finger Guns, Star Trek: Year 5, Hellblazer, and Daredevil!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

The First Monster Hunter Movie Posters Are Here http://bit.ly/2PyCPxd
BOB IGER Out as DISNEY CEO, Successor Named http://bit.ly/2x16FEr
Steven Spielberg No Longer Directing INDIANA JONES 5 http://bit.ly/2VuEV5g
KEVIN SMITH Offers BATMAN: BELLICOSITY Update http://bit.ly/2vsCjdw
DC & IDW Team for SANDMAN / LOCKE & KEY Crossover http://bit.ly/3cngtIQ
‘Henry Cavill As Wolverine In Captain Marvel 2’ Rumor http://bit.ly/2uGbF0g
Get Ready for Bloodshot with Signed Graphic Novels by Jeff Lemire! http://bit.ly/2Pz5q5S
This Jason Momoa “Fantasy Crush” Coloring Book is Actually a Thing http://bit.ly/2PCvMDNTVThe Witcher Finds Its Uncle Vesemir http://bit.ly/2wZEkhK
Hank Azaria Won’t Play Apu on ‘The Simpsons’ Anymore https://nyti.ms/2PCDgqp
‘The Umbrella Academy’Blackman Inks Overall Deal With Netflix http://bit.ly/39dHA7t
NBCU’s Peacock Lands Dick Wolf Library Of ‘Law & Order’ And ‘Chicago’ http://bit.ly/2vvUFds
What’s Coming to Disney Plus in March 2020 http://bit.ly/32K5XHl
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359 Too many comics

Posted by on Feb 25, 2020 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 Elyse Rosenstein, Kellye Nakahara, and John Henson. Daredevil gets One More Day. Tom King teases Catwoman is pregnant. Boom! Studios says there are too many comics on the direct market. On TV: There’s a Doc Savage tv show in the works. An animatronic Baby Yoda toy is coming soon. And so is a writer’s strike. In comics we talk about Wolverine, Bang!, and Deadeyes!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

Elyse Rosenstein Has Died http://bit.ly/3a11qCV
Kellye Nakahara Wallett, Actress on ‘M*A*S*H,’ Dies at 72 http://bit.ly/2wwPJVV
John Henson, son of Muppets creator, dies at age 48 http://bit.ly/2vYcLVk
BEN AFFLECK Left THE BATMAN For His Own Health http://bit.ly/32hecu8
MARVEL Evokes ‘One More Day’ For May DAREDEVIL Special http://bit.ly/2vWz2TA
TOM KING Teases BATMAN/CATWOMAN Pregnancy http://bit.ly/37NgtOV
BOOM! STUDIOS: Too Many Comics in Direct Market http://bit.ly/2SSW86F
New SPIDER-MAN Ongoing by a Reunited JOE KELLY & CHRIS BACHALO  http://bit.ly/32tR7Vv
CHRIS EVANS Raffles Screen-Used CAPTAIN AMERICA Shield http://bit.ly/3c0d96t
Bruce Campbell Says a New EVIL DEAD Movie Could Shoot Later This Year http://bit.ly/2wCJxM9TV NEWSDOC SAVAGE TV Show in the Works Through SONY http://bit.ly/2vbRnft
Animatronic BABY YODA Comes Home http://bit.ly/3c26lFx
‘Watchmen’ Reclassified As Limited Series http://bit.ly/37RsYZU
Writers’ Strike Could Accelerate Scripted Programming’s Decline http://bit.ly/32nG0Nx
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358 Poor Jussie

Posted by on Feb 18, 2020 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 Lynn Cohen and Victor Gorelick. Jack Black will draw a Tenacious D comic book.  We’ve got a first look at Robert Pattinson’s new Batsuit! On TV, He-Man gets an all-star voice cast. Lucifer could get a sixth season. And Steve Carell will join the Space Force! In comics, we review the Star Trek: Year Five – Valentines Day Special, Superman: Heroes, HawkeyePennyworth R.I.P., and The Immortal Hulk: Great Power!

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Lynn Cohen, an actress known for The Hunger Games, passes away at 86 http://bit.ly/2u2YE0D
ARCHIE COMICS’ Editor-in-Chief Victor Gorelick Dies at Age 78 http://bit.ly/2HoBiFE
Brad Pitt Slams GOP, Trump Impeachment Trial at the Oscars http://bit.ly/39AYZGS
Natalie Portman’s Oscars Gown Features the Names of Snubbed Female Directors http://bit.ly/39JjBwR
JACK BLACK To Draw TENACIOUS D Comic Based on POST-APOCALYPTO http://bit.ly/2OXJHnU
Former ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett indicted again by grand jury in Chicago https://abcn.ws/2uGAGZs
The Batman: First Look at Robert Pattinson in New Batsuit http://bit.ly/3bFSXGT
Indiana Jones 5 http://bit.ly/2V1NBj4
Jurassic World 3 keeps Jake Johnson http://bit.ly/39z4RAgTV NEWSMark Hamill, Lena Headey, Sarah Michelle Gellar lead He-Man voice cast http://bit.ly/39GYdZ5
Netflix and Warner Bros. TV are in talks for a possible sixth season of Lucifer http://bit.ly/3bGRjVy
Steve Carell will star in Netflix comedy mocking Trump’s ‘Space Force’ http://bit.ly/39CMoCX
Jude Law, Taika Waititi Team on Showtime Limited Series ‘The Auteur’ http://bit.ly/2UUUanO
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