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Oct 25, 2017

Big things happening this time out - and not just that horse. Dave argues that these two issues together make the perfect Morrison DOOM PATROL sampler, as they form a kind of microcosm for the series as a whole. There are Beethoven birds! A Care Bear Stare! Spock's Brain references! Mental cartography! And issue...


Oct 18, 2017

In this episode, Elise and Dave dip into the mysteries of Rhode Island (Earth-Prime version), discuss the iniquitous deeds of the Orange Order, and bear witness to another aggressive aesthetic move against the nominally real world. Everybody's got some hungry art. 

Theme song:

The Revelators - "Don't Look at me When I'm...


Oct 11, 2017

The podcast is ahead of schedule for a change, as we managed to record an episode during the Canadian Thanksgiving holiday. As luck would have it, issues #25 and #26 deal heavily with the slippery concept of "the family". Join Elise and Dave for a brief excursion into the fable-haunted mind of Dorothy Spinner and the...


Oct 3, 2017

Out of the wreckage and into the Red Jack! The lettercol catches up with issue #19's new departure! And Dave and Elise receive a missive from the excellent David A! 

 

Theme song:

The Revelators - "Don't Look at me When I'm Looking at You"  

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Sep 27, 2017

Join Elise and Dave as they wrap up Grant Morrison's debut tale on the Doom Patrol book ("Crawling From the Wreckage") - a little too neatly, if you ask Dave. We see intimations of Walter White in The Chief and Twin Peaks' green glove in the heartwarming finale. "Curdle yr pilgrimage" is the new "check yr...