Pick of the Week Podcast
Running Time: 01:01:02
March 13, 2011 – Conor and Ron make their triumphant return after Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle, much to Josh's chagrin. To make matters worse, they're all togetherin Brooklyn and Josh and Conor get awkwardly intimate as they share a mic. Good thing it was a great week for comics, which made the sexual tension much easier to deal with.
00:02:05 – The combination of amazing art by Chris Samnee and another home run story by Bendis makes Ron's lock for Pick of the Week as Ultimate Spider-Man #155
00:11:30 – But man was Punisher Max #11 by Jason Aaron and Steve Dillon was too much fun in it's violent faceoff between Bullseye and The Punisher
00:14:00 – Josh is struggling with the latest creative team on Batman and Robin #21, but Conor's ok with it.
00:16:41 – The much anticipated Venom #1 came out and Rick Remender and Tony Moore delivered the goods, especially at the end.
00:20:50 – Ron lost the bet to Conor when Blue Beetle came back to live in Justice League: Generation Lost #21
00:22:26 – More Chaykin in the flashback to 1959 in New Avengers #10, and Ron didn't see that team coming
00:27:49 – Nick Dragotta strikes again in Hawkeye: Blindspot #2 and Josh thinks that Jim McCann has got the voice of Hawkeye down perfectly
00:29:01 – Gaucho and the rest of the issue of Batman Incorporated #3 totally made Josh and Conor's day.
00:30:27 – Both Conor and Ron gave the CrossGen title Sigil #1 a try…and that sums that up.
00:32:22 – Some horrible stuff happens in Jennifer Blood #2, but it's working for Josh and Conor
00:33:54 – If you're into comic book history, then you have to read Comic Book Comics #5!
00:35:49 – Josh was happy to see that most of the voices in Ghostbusters Infestation #1 were spot on
00:42:31 – Isaac was inspired by Eric Powell's video and wants to know what characters are we ok with never seeing again?
00:43:44 – Jon from New Jersey wants to know what's the big deal about Deadpool?
00:44:50 – Arturo asks a question we've never been asked before
00:47:14 – Matt from Chicago is looking for some friends
00:49:57 – Wes from Minnesota is looking for some recommendations from Oni Press
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