Pick of the Week Podcast
Total Running Time: 01:00:53
February 05, 2012 – We don’t seem to remember why, but this weeks comics are highlighted by the ALL TOM Feedback section towards the end of the podcast. Because we’re crazy like that. Plain and simple. So crazy that in this edition we celebrate the use of a double negative. Plus, a comparison of a comic creator to a legendary punk band.
00:01:20 – It may have been a fill in issue, but Ron loved Animal Man #6
00:11:07 – Yes it has the trappings of a low level crossover, but Josh really dug Venom #13
00:15:15 – It’s hard to argue the quality of creators on Dark Horse Presents #8 and Ron really likes this anthology
00:18:46 – Shocking news from Josh while discussing Brubaker and Guice’s leadoff issue of Winter Soldier #1
00:21:41 – Uncanny X-Force #21 almost proves that these comics are just being made for Ron specifically.
00:29:08 – Invincible #88 finally delivers on the hint of a new Invincible on the horizon
00:31:04 – Conor found himself liking where Justice League International #6 ended up with the story
00:32:31 – Creative use of time and narration on Avengers: X-Sanction #3. This series can’t end fast enough for Ron.
00:34:58 – Josh praises the ending of Betrayal of the Planet of the Apes #4 as a little bit of comic book joy
00:36:46 – Action Comics #6 lost Ron and Josh, and, unsurprisingly, not Conor
00:40:34 – The Top 5 Community Picks of the Week.
00:41:38 – Parri had some complaints but is enjoying Fatale #2
00:43:50 – closetsquirrel is celebrating the recent rise in quality in X-Factor #231.
00:46:35 – Tom counts down the “Top Toms” in comics
00:50:15 – Tom wants to know about good baseball and sports comics
00:56:09 – Tom is calling just to check in
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