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Dec 8, 2018

This time on Terra Talk: Gar's obsession with his Earth (moving) Angel takes deep root; Dick lives up to his name; Donna throws some (lamp)shade; and Zandia is back in the news, big time!

 

Audio Credits:

Intro music: Debbie Harry - "Comic Books"


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Dec 1, 2018

Join Elise and Dave as they tackle Wolfman and Perez's omnibus "Very Special Issues" of the New Teen Titans, wherein our intrepid creators and superheroes bear witness to the threat of DRUGS (and teen prostitution, and parental violence, and homelessness, and rogue district attorneys, and telepathic assault, etc.) Also:...


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Nov 22, 2018

 Dave takes a little time at the beginning of this episode to laud Stan Lee and express his continued dissatisfaction with The Comics Journal. Then your hosts launch into a discussion of Wolfman and Perez's most space operatic effort yet. Topics include: the narrator's shabby (and contradictory) treatment of those...