Pick of the Week Podcast
Running Time: 01:54:00
iFanboy celebrates its 250th episode with a quadruple-sized all-e-mail spectacular! We asked you the iFanbase to send us e-mails on any topic you wanted and boy did you deliver! We had so much fun answering so many e-mails and drinking way too much booze that we had to break the show up into two parts!
If you missed Part One you can find it here.
00:00:55 – Martin from Melbourne, Australia is studying abroad and needs some pull list advice.
00:03:19 – Scott G. (jgg0610) asks if anyone other than Josh, Ron and Conor have ever chosen the Pick of the Week.
00:04:06 – Josh W. wants to know who Gordon the Intern is.
00:04:34 – P.S. E. (PozrDu) asks about iFanboy's favorite running gags and memes.
00:09:09 – Michael O. has had some bad comic convention experiences with creators.
00:11:45 – Chris wants to know if certain creators should only work at certain companies.
00:14:59 – Patrick B. from Winchester, KY (PaleRiderOfDoom) thinks certain creators are wasting their talents.
00:18:15 – Edward G. (theVision) asks who will prevail: digital or motion comics?
00:18:59 – Eric from NY (Aelfinn) asks who would win in a thumb wrestling match: Jim or Gordon the Intern?
00:19:23 – Henrik from Stockholm, Sweden wants to know why new characters don't premiere in their own books anymore.
00:22:35 – Mike G. from Canada might be done with comics.
00:26:00 – John G. asks if there are any American Indian characters not covered in fringe.
00:27:06 – Jenn D. from Portland, OR wants to know about the Sandman TV show and Mad Men.
00:29:36 – Eric H. wants to know if there are any good runs on characters the iFanboys dislike.
00:30:36 – David W. wants to know if the format of the Pick of the Week Podcast will ever change.
00:36:40 – Vincent from Westchester wants to know why the comic book stigma still exists.
00:39:52 – Jeff from Texas (RoiVampire) asks about super hero running gags.
00:41:04 – Matteo A. from Milwaukee, WI thinks he may be evil according to the iFanboy standard.
00:42:14 – Dave G. (thehorseman) wants to know how to build a comic book community outside the internet.
00:43:52 – Matt B. from the UK (Templar17) asks a desert island question.
00:48:47 – excalipoor wants to know which Scott Pilgrim style swords the iFanboys would earn and about Scott Pilgrim's box office.
00:50:57 – Brockett V. from Chicago, IL wants embarrassing iFanboy stories!
00:53:26 – Bryan S. wants to know why he bought so many Dreamwave Productions books in 1999.
00:53:46 – Anthony K. wants to know if the iFanboys don't like any popular comics, what the iFanboys think of Brian Michael Bendis' creator owned books and then he gets personal.
00:58:20 – Joe from The Bronx asks about NYCC, reading trades hurting low selling books, and ink stained fingers.
01:01:54 – Juan Bon Jovi asks Ron an uncomfortable question.
01:03:21 – Jackie T. from Queens, NY wants to know about the iFanboys' top ten (and beyond) and James Robinson's Wildcats.
01:04:26 – Scott Cole from Allentown, PA asks about weird Amazon purchases.
01:06:12 – Ryan S. (Swifty) wants to know about the video show open.
01:07:31 – Zak H. (Zak71296) asks about hard comic book items to track down.
01:08:53 – Zack M. asks about favorite non-Marvel and DC characters.
01:10:38 – Dave C. puts Undercover Boss into comics, asks about comic book execs, and which city needs a comic con.
01:12:38 – Chris is all about comic book binding.
01:13:42 – Peter from Montreal, Canada asks Conor about booze.
01:16:18 – Jim proposes a shag, marry, kill scenario or three.
01:17:55 – Martie G. (Boomergirl) asks who would write and draw the iFanboy biographies.
01:20:18 – Russ wants to know what the deal is with The Hulk.
01:21:16 – Doug (Zombox) wants to know about displaying original art.
01:24:37 – Chris from Albuquerque, NM asks about the term "creator", finding trades, and how the iFanboys see themselves.
01:29:42 – Jan M. from the Philippines (Xeno) wants to know about favorite comic book series and issues, the top Vertigo titles, and which series should have reached 250 issues.
01:32:47 – D.J. from Fremont, CA asks about the future of Elseworlds and alcohol to drink while reading comics.
01:33:24 – Stevie from Scotland wants to know about Star Wars comics.
01:34:40 – Sean from Thornton, CO and pymslap ask about Thomas Jane.
01:41:20 – Mosher wants to know how the iFanboys became friends. (And why people seem to hate Knightfall.)
Thanks everyone who sent in a question!
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Doing the podcast is fun and all, but let's be honest, listening to the 3 of us talk to each other can get repetitive, so we look to you, the iFanboy listeners to participate in the podcast! "How can I get in on the fun?" you may ask yourself, well here's how:
- E-Mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, comments or anything that may be on your mind.
Please don't forget to leave your name and where you're writing from and each week, we'll pick the best e-mails to include on the podcast!