Pick of the Week Podcast

07.03.2011 – Episode #291 – Scalped #50

Show Notes

Total Running Time: 01:01:27

July 3, 2011 – Conor got taken by the law once more, so iFanboy stalwart Paul Montgomery joins Ron and Josh, and we almost do a show about robots. In the absence of that, a challenge is issued at the last moment. Will you heed the call? Also, comics.

Comics:
00:02:00 – Everyone read Josh's Pick of the Week, Scalped #50. It was a hell of a ride.
00:12:01 – Ron makes his feelings known about Avengers: Children's Crusade #6. But did it happen?
00:18:03 – Flashpoint: Project Superman #1 asks… is that Gene Ha?
00:21:45 – Finally Paul can speak up on Flashpoint: Canterbury Cricket #1. We rub our legs in anticipation.
00:25:26 – Flashpoint: Green Arrow Industries #1 happened.
00:27:55 – Flashpoint: Hal Jordan #1 also happened.
00:29:06 – Detective Comics #878 is quite beautiful but with an ugly ending. The good kind.
00:30:58 – We've been waiting for a long time for Witch Doctor #1, and wow, it delivered!
00:34:30 – On the opposite end of the spectrum from zombies, Super Dinosaur #3 is a ton of fun.
00:35:10 – A delightful combination makes Amazing Spider-Man #664 quite delightful.
00:35:44 – How else will things go in Iron Age #1?
00:36:32 – Art Adams delivers in Ultimate X #5.
00:37:11 – Butcher Baker #4 is truckin' in so the right direction, with just a bit of dangle.
00:38:19 – Tony Moore returns, and makes another hit for Venom #4.

User Reviews:
00:40:00 – The Top 5 Community Picks of the Week.
00:40:39 – Keith7198 has no reservations about Batman Inc. #7.
00:42:17 – NawidA thinks Goon #34 is really f*****g funny.

E-Mail:
00:44:08 – Cory D wonders which events really changed everything.
00:47:05 – Dave asks about that Spidey mask thing.

Voicemail:
00:50:27 – Shawn needs some clarity on Green Lantern assignments.
00:52:24 – Nathan asks about pull lists and how they work.

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Music:
A Quick One While He's Away
Green Day

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Comments

  1. Ilash Ilash says:

    Hey, a Who cover! Personally, I would rather have heard a snippet from The Who’s awesome Rock and Roll Cicus performance of that song. Still, I’m very much looking forward to this show. Here’s hoping you don’t spoil anything about Scalped 50 for us trade buyers.

  2. OwlyFan says:

    Just a quick catch on the small error in show notes

    00:25:26 – Flashpoint: Green Arrow Industries #1  with
    00:27:55 – Flashpoint: Hal Jordan #1

  3. edward says:

    jeez, come on, guys

  4. Josh Flanagan josh (@jaflanagan) says:

    @OwlyFan  Thanks.

  5. robbydzwonar robbydzwonar says:

    Can’t wait to check this out after the Incubus livestream is over: 

  6. anthonyrdrum anthonyrdrum says:

    Yeah for a Green Day song! :)

  7. keith7198 keith7198 says:

    Another great podcast. I can always say this about you guys, while I often don’t agree with your Picks of the week, you always make strong, compelling arguments for them. great job this week.

  8. NawidA NawidA says:

    Aye, I need to just change my name on here.
    And proofread better. 

  9. Paul Montgomery PaulMontgomery (@fuzzytypewriter) says:

    @NawidA  Apologies for the pronunciation error. In the script, only the N was in caps, so I read it as one word. 

  10. dgazzuolo dgazzuolo says:

    Does anyone else think that Paul sounds like the oldest daughter, Tina, from Bob’s Burgers? Tina is voiced by a male voice actor…

  11. Green Lantern Alf would be amazing. I think Paul Needs to pitch that immediately. Woulda been an amazing Flashpoint tie in!

    (sorry for accidently posting that in the review instead of the podcast)

  12. Paul Montgomery PaulMontgomery (@fuzzytypewriter) says:

    @dgazzuolo  I just listened to a few clips. That does sound a bit like me! 

  13. dgazzuolo dgazzuolo says:

    @PaulMontgomery  Haha. Awesome.

  14. AlanMac AlanMac says:

    Just as an FYI, the guy in Project Superman is getting his powers from Doomsday, aka Project 6.  You need to have read the Booster issues to understand that, though.  It should have been made clearer in this issue on it’s own.  Once you see that the story clicks a bit better.

  15. vadamowens vadamowens says:

    I don’t know how it would be possible for something so big to happen in ACC and it not coincide with the 616

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