Pick of the Week Podcast
Running Time: 00:55:20
January 9, 2011 – It's the first Pick of the Week Podcast in 2011 and the guys try to shake off the rust after a few weeks of not doing the show. This week, Ron goes with a wild card Pick, Josh channels Ron, and Conor wants one of his favorite books to go quarterly.
00:02:13 – Ron shocked everyone with is Pick of the Week, Starman/Congorilla #1.
00:09:25 – Josh has some continuity-based problems with Avengers: Children's Crusade #4.
00:12:10 – Avengers: Prime #5 wraps up a fantastic classic Avengers tale.
00:14:44 – Jonah Hex #63 has the return of Jordi Bernet and a super fucked up story.
00:16:31 – Opinons are split on Ultimate Captain America #1.
00:19:19 – Thanos Imperative: Devestation brought Marvel Cosmic to an end… or did it?
00:23:22 – With G.I. Joe: Origins #12, we now have a new Best G.I. Joe Title.
00:24:13 – Josh and Ron loved Billy the Kid's Old Timey Oddities and the Ghastly Fiend of London #4.
00:25:56 – Echo #27 provided no Strangers in Paradise answers.
00:26:31 – After 27 #2, Josh might be the only one left enjoying the book.
00:27:47 – The terrible fashions in Superboy #3 were really distracting.
00:29:32 – She-Hulks #3 is another great issue from a series probably fated to fail.
00:30:24 – thj0011 really loved Who is Jake Ellis? #1.
00:31:48 – Sinestroll really didn't like Brightest Day #17.
Book of the Month:
00:36:21 – Ron choice for the first Book of the Month of 2011 is Charles Burns' X'ed Out.
00:42:46 – Ben from Austin, TX feels burned by J. Michael Straczynski.
00:47:50 – Ed from New Jersey wants to know about Acme Novelty Library.
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