Pick of the Week Podcast
Running Time: 01:01:31
November 29, 2009 – It's post Thanksgiving here in the United States and Josh is still eating so Paul Montgomery steps in and joins Ron and Conor for a packed week of comics as they discuss event comics, colored lantern rings, Christopher Reeve and much more. Let the holiday season begin!
00:01:27 – The event of the year finally gets its Pick of the Week love as Ron picks Blackest Night #5 from Geoff Johns and Ivan Reis.
00:12:12 – Along with Blackest Night #5, Green Lantern #48 was really good (if you read it first).
00:15:24 – Action packed event comics continue with Image United #1 and both Ron and Conor dug it.
00:22:31 – Ron was really close to picking Uncanny X-Men #517, if it wasn't for Greg Land.
00:23:37 – Powers #1 returns and Conor was surprised at how happy he was for it to be back.
00:26:07 – Conor fills us in with The Archie Report for Archie #603.
00:29:19 – Paul's pick was Superman: Secret Origin #3 and Ron and Conor agree that it was great.
00:33:38 – What else can be said about Detective Comics #859? How about "Stay in the past!"?
00:34:38 – The second story arc begins in Chew #6 and now is the time to jump on board.
00:35:25 – Conor is loving Die Hard: Year One #3 as it gets into the "die hard" scenario.
00:36:22 – One page sums up why Ron loves Guardians of the Galaxy #20.
00:37:23 – You don't know how close we came to Uncle Scrooge #385 being the Pick this week.
00:38:07 – Justice League of America: Cry for Justice #5 gets real, even with the mismatched art.
00:40:15 – akamuu sings the praises of The Goon #33.
00:41:04 – DorianP was very disappointed by Thor Giant Sized Finale #1.
00:42:35 – JumpingJupiter got a little emotional over Invincible Iron Man #20.
00:45:35 – Nick from Carolina, PR has a Thanksgiving parade related question.
00:48:00 – Tom (har13quin) need some holiday gift suggestions.
00:51:57 – Ron from Michigan has a question about tight, continuity based stories or loose but good stories.
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