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Comic Issues #140 – The Anti-Heroes of Podcasting

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Comic Issues #140 – The Anti-Heroes of Podcasting

From Batman to Punisher or Han Solo to Walter White, pop culture has been in love with their anti-heroes for a long time.  This week the crew take a look at some of the most famous, or infamous, anti-heroes of all time.  While at the same time ask, what makes a hero and anti-hero?

The crew also have some fun with new TV coming back and contemplate the shrine that Andrew has of Anthony hidden someone deep inside Casa de Plein.  Listen in on the fun!

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Movie Issues: The Monster Squad

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Movie Issues: The Monster Squad

This week the guys have a monstrous good time by watching one of their childhood favorite movies, 1987s The Monster Squad. You know the movie! Where Dracula, The Wolfman, The Mummy, Frankenstein’s Monster and The Creature all get together to bring evil and darkness to all the world but are stopped by six kids and one scary German guy. Also we talk best and worst Halloween candy. It’s pretty much business as usual. So please download and enjoy!  Read On

Comic Issues #139 – Live at San Diego Comic Fest

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Comic Issues #139 – Live at San Diego Comic Fest

Recorded live at San Diego Comic Fest 2013, with Young Justice: Abduction!

Join our heroes and heroine and special guest Colin Bass as we premiere episode two of Young Justice: Abduction. Then sit back and enjoy a tuna fish sandwich and some Skittles (if you’re with someone generous enough to share them, *het hem* Andrew) while we talk about the plans for a Gotham series on FOX and a Constantine series on NBC.

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Classics Without All the Class Ep #21: The Handmid’s Tale

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Classics Without All the Class Ep #21: The Handmid’s Tale

2013 has been the year of the dystopia and science fiction for CWAtC, as Jared, Jeane, and Karena buckle down to discuss Margaret Atwood’s arguably most famous book, The Handmaid’s Tale. This conversation proves the range of the dystopian genre with how wrong society can go in a variety of ways.   Read On

Movie Issues: Elvira, Mistress of the Dark

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Movie Issues: Elvira, Mistress of the Dark

It’s October and not only are we excited about Halloween but it’s also our 100th episode! So in honor of that small milestone we wanted to watch a movie that, not only can start the spooky season the right way, but also gives us the chance to show some love towards  someone who has been talked about since episode one. Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. We watched her campy feature and talk about how we survived the events of going to Knotts Scary Farm over the weekend. Join us in all sorts of celebrations on this show: Elvira, 100 episodes and Halloween. Lets get this month started right! Read On

Comic Issues #138 – Agents with Issues

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Comic Issues #138 – Agents with Issues

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has exploded in prime time and comic book nerds around the world have rejoiced.  Now your favorite agents Anthony, Andrew, and Elizabeth have gathered to discuss what they thought of Marvel’s new hit show.  Where they want to see it go.  And what the hell happened to Coulson!?

Not to be out done, DC has announced plans to create a new show based on a young Jame Gordon in Gotham.  Listen as Andrew and Elizabeth explain to Anthony why it’s a great idea and listen as Anthony sparks the great debate, can Gotham exist with Batman’s presence?

Also don’t forget the Comic Issues Crew will be LIVE at San Diego ComicFest this Friday at 12:00pm!  Come out and get your geek on!

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Movie Issues: Machete

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Movie Issues: Machete

This week the guys head down to Texas to kickass and take names with Robert Rodriguez’s 2010 movie Machete. We love Danny Trejo and we wanted to give some love to this awesome dude before we go and see Machete Kills in October. Also we get geared up for all the new horror/sci-fi TV shows starting soon. Please download and join us.  Read On

Comic Issues #137 – Return to the Lair!

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Comic Issues #137 – Return to the Lair!

This week the podcast crew is back at our favorite comic shop, the Villainous Lair! Joined by comic expert Beau Machado (aka the Secretary of Offense and #1 Cheeky Monkey) we talk about the latest issues from Marvel and DC; what’s working, and what really isn’t. We also manage to discuss geek porn. Again. (We tried to be good, but it’s all Beau’s fault.)

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Movie Issues: DuckTales The Movie

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Movie Issues: DuckTales The Movie

In another attempt for the guys to recapture their youth, they walk down memory lane and remember the Disney cartoons from the after school power block, The Disney Afternoons, and they revisit the DuckTales The Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp. Uncle Scrooge is on an adventure in search of a lost treasure, and finds a magic lamp with a genie that can grant magic wishes. Oh yeah, it’s one wild ride. So download and revisit this gem with us.  Read On

Comics Issues #136 – Tying the Knot

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Comics Issues #136 – Tying the Knot

This week the Comic Issues Heroes and Heroine get serious and talk about marriage… not to each other of course.  With the writers and artists of Batwoman suddenly leaving the book Anthony, Andrew, and Elizabeth ask DC why their characters can’t get married.  Dan Didio says that to make their stories better that their characters need to be single, but we just can’t stop missing Clark and Lois, Peter and Mary Jane, Arthur and Mera, Scott and Jean, Barry and Iris…

So why is DC “Anti-Marriage?”

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