Category: Podcast

Episode 228: Reviews of Scooter Girl and My Favorite Thing Is Monsters, Vol. 1

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:28 – The Blubber report 00:10:51 – Scooter Girl 00:44:42 – My Favorite Thing Is Monsters, Vol. 1 01:30:15 – Wrap up 01:31:35 – Contact us Mods and Monsters On this week’s episode the Two Guys with PhDs Talking

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Young Readers: Reviews of Bats: Learning to Fly and NewsPrints

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:08 – Introducing Paul Lai as new YR cohost 00:04:50 – A farewell message from Andy Wolverton 00:07:12 – Bats: Learning to Fly 00:31:39 – NewsPrints 01:00:37 – Wrap up 01:01:11 – Contact us Changes The Comics Alternative extends

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Little Tulip, Billy Budd, KGB, The Magician’s Wife, and The Boys of Sheriff Street

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:03:17 – Checking in 00:08:31 – Charyn and Boucq’s Little Tulip, Billy Budd, KGB, and The Magician’s Wife 00:57:42 – Charyn and Loustal’s The Boys of Sheriff Street 01:15:40 – Wrap up 01:17:02 – Contact us A Deep Charyn Dive This

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Episode 227: Reviews of Untitled Ape’s Epic Adventure, Blood Blister #1, and The Belfry

Time Codes: 00:30 – Introduction 02:43 – Patreon and podcast patrons! 07:03 – Untitled Ape’s Epic Adventure 27:40 – Blood Blister #1 44:03 – The Belfry 56:22 – Wrap up 57:09 – Contact us Bark-Free   This week the Two Guys with PhDs

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Webcomics: Reviews of The Specialists, Hominids, and The Last Saturday

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Setup of episode 00:03:50 – The Specialists 00:32:17 – Hominids 01:01:33 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:16:16 – The Last Saturday 01:38:20 – Wrap up 01:39:52 – Contact us February Fun For the month

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Episode 226: The February Previews Catalog

Hobos! It’s that time of the month, and on this week’s regular episode of the podcast, Andy and Derek take a look at the February Previews catalog. Before they do that, though, they update everyone on current comics news and podcast updates, as well as

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Karl Stevens

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:26 – Setup of interview 00:04:01 – Interview with Karl Stevens 01:26:32 – Wrap up 01:28:02 – Contact us Diluted Horse Piss On this interview episode, Derek talks with Karl Steven about Penny, his current weekly/semiweekly strip appearing in The Village

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Episode 225: Reviews of Love Is Love and Resist!

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:44 – We live in a political world 00:12:13 – Love Is Love 00:51:55 – Resist! 01:29:14 – Wrap up 01:30:20 – Contact us Mending Wall This week Andy and Derek get political, and they do so by discussing

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Manga: Review of Sunny and Discussions of Other Works by Taiyo Matsumoto

  Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:02:36 – Catching up for the new year 00:04:19 – Sunny 01:09:40 – Other works by Matsumoto 01:20:29 – Wrap up 01:22:06 – Contact us The Young Ones This month on the manga show, Shea and Derek

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Miriam Libicki

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:19 – Setup of interview 00:03:17 – Interview with Miriam Libicki 01:01:17 – Wrap up 01:03:11 – Contact us Exposure Andy and Derek have the pleasure of talking with Miriam Libicki whose latest book, Toward a Hot Jew, was

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Episode 224: Reviews of Beowulf, Canopy, and Shadows on the Grave #1 and #2

Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:44 – The end of January already? 00:04:25 – Beowulf 00:43:42 – Canopy 00:59:17 – Shadows on the Grave #1 and #2 01:22:23 – Wrap up 01:23:12 – Contact us Hwæt! For this week’s episode, Andy and Derek put on their

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Joe Ollmann

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:38 – Setup of interview 00:04:00 – Interview with Joe Ollmann 01:21:27 – Wrap up 01:22:58 – Contact us Of Human Bondage On this interview episode, Andy and Derek talk with Doug Wright Award-winner Joe Ollmann, whose new

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