Pick of the Week Podcast
Running Time: 01:18:21
February 21, 2010 – We celebrate the arrival of Baby Flanagan with an extra long show! And sitting in for the new dad is infamous recluse Tom Katers! With Conor having had a few celebratory cocktails and Tom hopped up on pain pills for a bad back, this episode started out with one foot in the danger zone!
00:03:12 – iFanboy has been acquired by Graphic.ly!
00:05:52 – Blackest Night: The Flash #3 was Josh's Pick of the Week and… he's not here.
00:12:26 – The art was the true star of Green Lantern #51.
00:17:32 – Ron says that Uncanny X-Men #521 was the best issue in forever!
00:20:00 – With Joe the Barbarian #2, Conor and Tom wish they had waited for the trade.
00:22:23 – Everyone likes Justice League of America #42!
00:30:10 – Michael Lark nails Amazing Spider-Man #621.
00:31:44 – Incorruptible #3 is the best issue yet!
00:33:50 – Conor says G.I. Joe: Cobra II #2 was the best of the week.
00:34:58 – Ron was really bored with Spider-Woman #6.
00:37:57 – Battlefields: Happy Valley #3 kicked Tom in the balls of his heart.
00:45:57 – Shane from Adelaide, Australia has a question about a really bad Justice League TV show.
00:48:58 – Bobby from Seattle, WA is crushing on a comic book-loving girl.
00:54:26 – Mike from Phoenix, AZ thinks Marvel has done too many events.
00:57:10 – Jeff R. from Dayton, OH asks about the Golden Age.
01:01:01 – PSEarle wants to know what gets the iFanboys diving into the back issue bin.
William Pillsbury wins a big stack of Top Cow books.
February is another giveaway month and only iFanboy Members are elligible to win iFanboy Giveaways! If you're not a member, sign up to win!
Do like Rick Remender says and buy a limited edition FEAR AGENT Shirt!
Go subscribe to iFanboy: Don't Miss to hear a preview of a book coming out this week.
If you're in New York City this Friday, come to the Choker launch party at Bergen Street Comics!
Check out Tom Katers' Tom vs. The Flash show!
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