April 22, 2017
In This Episode!
Excelsior, ReNerders! In this week’s episode, Matt and Chris go into the past and into the future (sort of…) of Marvel Comic via Marvels and Earth X. They spend a lot of time talking about the huge boners they have for the art of Alex Ross, Matt chides Chris for not liking the art of Jack Kirby (and Chris tries to defend himself from the claim), and they discuss the weirdness of terrible 90s movies having amazing 90s soundtracks.
Get your Kirby Krackle ready, friends, and enjoy the episode that brings ReNerding into its teen years.
Stuff We Mention!
Chipotle, Kong: Skull Island, Godzilla (2014), Bryan Cranston, Godzilla (1998), Spawn, Spawn: The Album, Godzilla: Soundtrack, Crow: City of Angels, Crow: City of Angels Soundtrack, Judgement Night, Judgement Night Soundtrack, “Fight the Power”, Everything’s Eventual, Hearts in Atlantis, Song of Susannah, Wolves of the Calla, Wind Through the Keyhole, Idris Elba, Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin, Dave Chappelle: Deep in the Heart of Texas, Supergods, Grant Morrison, Rick and Morty Season 3 Ep. 1, “The State of Georgia vs. Rick Allen ”, Ruins, Marvels: Eye of the Camera, Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks, Popeye, Norman Rockwell, Russell Johnson, Gilligan’s Island, Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four films, Galactus, Jack Kirby, Danny Ketch/Ghost Rider, Vision, Scarlet Witch, The Angel (1939), Phantom Eagle, Rawhide Kid, Blazing Skull, Toro, Kurt Busiek, Jim Krueger, John Paul Leon, Machine Man/Aaron Stack, 2001, Kingdom Come, Wizard Magazine, Watchmen, Earth-616, Earth-9997, “The Girl from Ipanema”, Secret Wars, Uatu the Watcher, The Celestials, The Deviants, The Eternals, The Kree, The Inhumans, Terrigen Mist, Vibranium, HYDRA, Red Skull, Reed Richards, Black Bolt, Medusa, Wyatt Wingfoot, She-Hulk, Dr. Doom, Latveria, Namor, Franklin Richards, Ten Commandments, How I Met Your Mother, Doogie Howser MD, Wolverine, Jean Grey, Madelyne Pryor, “Original Sin”, Vulcan, Infinity, Storm, Black Panther, Cerebro, Mar-Vell, John Jameson/Man-Wolf, Jack Russell/Werewolf By Night, Blade, Dracula, Spider-Man, Luke Cage, Deadpool, Madcap, Captain America #307, Fuller House
Notes, Thanks, Apologies, Etc.!
A HUGE shout-out to ReNerder Jason Knight who emailed Kurt Busiek to ask him how to pronounce his last name for us! It’s BYOO-SIK. Thanks for doing that intern duty!
We are going down a comedic rabbit-hole by having Matt school Chris with two comedy classics: Blazing Saddles and Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Pull your old VHS copies off the shelf, blow the dust off the VCR, adjust the tracking, and join in on the lesson.
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