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.
- Call us at 1-888-FANBOYS (326-2697) and leave a voicemail
Please don't forget to leave your name and where you're writing/calling from and each week, we'll pick the best e-mails and voicemails to include on the podcast!