GAR! 173: Bobby the Brain and the Avengers Go to Twin Peaks


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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following: Bobby ‘The Brain’ Heenan, “Twin Peaks,” Secret Empire, Len Wein, “The Good Place,” Hurricane Irma, Spider-Man, broken Avengers, Archie and digest comics, reprint comics, great gifts, the work of Alan Light, and Watchmen and “The Twilight Zone.”

Glenn admits that he got the “Seinfeld” episode memory wrong, but the analogy of the toothbrush in the toilet he presented still holds for Captain America and Secret Empire.

The GAR! Podcast is the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from the suburbs of New Jersey and the sunny lakes of Florida via Skype.

Links:

Nerdfect Strangers

The Nerdfect Strangers Podcast

GAR! on Bobby ‘The Brain’ Heenan

Bobby Heenan Hall of Fame Speech

Wrapped in Plastic by Andy Burns

Captain America – The Damage Is Done

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

The Hornet’s Nest

Robin Renee

Audacious Eleven

Gobbledygeek

A List of Alan Light’s Flashback Reprint Comic Series

Len Wein and the Golden Age of Comics

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

The GAR! Podcast on Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on TuneIn Radio

The GAR! Podcast on Apple Podcasts

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

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GAR! 171: Cyberbullying and Nuclear War


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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following: Chapterhouse Comics, Frank Miller, Susan Rogers, behind the scenes at GAR!, ghost cats, cyberbullying, Donald Trump, Jared Kushner and Obamacare, The Day After, how to survive a possible nuclear war, Richard Nixon, movies about nuclear war, the episode we were supposed to do, Ray sings Fall Out Boy, and Glenn does his Frank Miller imitation.

The GAR! Podcast is the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from the suburbs of New Jersey and the sunny lakes of Florida via Skype.

Links:

Glenn’s Heroes and Villains comics review column at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn on Freelance

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

Nerdfect Strangers

GAR! on Prince

GAR! on My Super Ex-Girlfriend

“Uma Thurman” by Fall Out Boy

Jared Kushner on Deadspin

How to Survive the First Hour of a Nuclear Attack

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on TuneIn Radio

The GAR! Podcast on Apple Podcasts

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

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GAR! 169: Prince Underground



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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following: Prince, Purple Rain Deluxe, The Revolution, Susan Rogers, bootlegs, the Prince estate, The Black Album, drugs, baseball umbrellas, high price paraphernalia, listener feedback, Keith Pollard and Ron Wilson, and AI Alexa.

The GAR! Podcast is the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from the suburbs of New Jersey and the sunny lakes of Florida via Skype.

Links:

Prince.org Online Fan Community

PrinceVault

Nerdfect Strangers

Nerdfect Strangers Podcast

Charlie Murphy’s Prince Story

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on TuneIn Radio

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on Apple Podcasts

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

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GAR! 166: Are There Blue Apron Police?


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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following: Blue Apron, Jeff Dunham, Otto and George, Secret Empire #4, dates that test a relationship, and Reese’ Peanut Butter Cup burgers.

The GAR! Podcast is the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from the suburbs of New Jersey and the sunny lakes of Florida via Skype.

Links:

Blue Apron

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

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GAR! 163: Lunch at the Camden Comic Con


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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast is a long one, the incredible fourth of five episodes recorded live at the 2017 Camden Comic Con. First Glenn and friend of the show, the amazing Robert Repici, discuss the panels of the Con, including the one that they and Ray moderated later in the afternoon. They also discuss the guests of the panel- Amy Chu, Fred Van Lente, Dean Haspiel, and Larry Hama- the legendary silent issue of G.I. Joe, the Hydra Captain America, diversity in comics, the Justice Society, the Fox, and the art of storytelling.

Next, in a special French Fry Diary segment, the GAR! con crew (Jennifer Walker of The Make Mine Magic Podcast, friends of the show Jeff Milliman and Jessy Lukens, and the returning Ray) try some of the fries from the food trucks assembled by the Camden Comic Con, even the kimchi ones, which Glenn rightfully refuses to try. There’s also more discussion of energy drinks, and anti-vaxers. Thanks to Stink Fisher of The Pop Shop for the awesome burger.

Then we finally meet the mythical David Lisa, the geekiest librarian in New Jersey, and the equally cool Janel Miller of the South Jersey Writers’ Group, and we talk about the Echelon Mall, Michael Jackson’s Thriller, computers, injectable contraceptives, old school phones, libraries, first movies, drive-in theaters, the etymology of dork, graphic novels, and of course, Fantastic Four. David recently re-read the first one hundred issues of the classic series, which made for an intriguing starting point for the discussion of the characters and the creators, favorite stories, the lost FF adventure, the Silver Surfer, reprints, Bullpen Bulletins, comic book movies, Avenger X, March, and the legacy and tragedy of Jack Kirby.

The GAR! Podcast is the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from the suburbs of New Jersey and the sunny lakes of Florida via Skype.

Links:

Camden Comic Con

French Fry Diary

The Make Mine magic Podcast

The South Jersey Writers’ Group

The Pop Shop

My Four Suns

Wahlburgers

March

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

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The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

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GAR! 158: The Avengers and the Fantastic Four – Who’s Cooler?


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The GAR! Podcast is the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from the suburbs of New jersey and the sunny lakes of Florida via Skype. This week Glenn and Ray discuss the Avengers and the Fantastic Four ? who’s cooler, and why? Enjoy!

Links:

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

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The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

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The GAR! Podcast 154: The Smartest Person in the Room


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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast is a GAR threesome with Nerdfect Strangers’ Jerry Whitworth, and includes discussion of the following:

Bleeding Cool / Wizard / Quora / who is the smartest person in the Marvel Universe? / the Ethan Davis scale / the validity of an Xavier degree / Jughead / marketing / Richards and Doom / narrowing it down / psychosis / humanity / Valeria and Otto the babysitter / Spider-spoiler / the Clone Saga / the smartest person in the DC Universe / king Batman / many mad scientists / JLA braintrust / Ozymandias / back to Batman / closing /

Pics related to the show:

Links:

Nerdfect Strangers

The Nerdfect Strangers Podcast

Comic Art Community

The Most Intelligent Character in the Marvel Universe

Who Is Smarter ? Dr. Banner or Dr. Octopus?

Glenn’s reviews of “The Flash”

About the Al Rio Kickstarter

The Al Rio Kickstarter

Jerry Whitworth on Twitter

Jerry Whitworth on Facebook

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

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The GAR! Podcast 152: Saturday Morning Cartoons



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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / puzzles / the election / Watergate / smart graffiti / Avengers who dress like Avengers / who the Avengers should be / Hawkeye / comics we like / Doctor Strange / comic strips / Andy Capp’s Fries / Fantastic Four cartoons / Virginia Beach memories / animated Shazam! / Saturday morning cartoons / rock and roll mystery shows / no ass kicking action / Monster Squad / the Krofft shows / Land of the Lost / Big John, Little John / Clue Club / Almost Anything Goes / 1969 toons / Bugs Bunny on CBS / Chattanooga Cats / Wacky Racers and spin-offs / Jonny Quest / closing /

Links:

Glenn reviews of Civil War II

Super! by Unlikely Studios

The Atomic Thunderbolt

Kevin Powers on Twitter

Nerdfect Strangers

Glenn’s review of Marvel’s Doctor Strange

French Fry Diary on Andy Capp’s BBQ Fries

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

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The GAR! Podcast 151: One Hundred Fifty and One Half

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / 150+ / Avengers #150-151 / fill-in stories / Civil War II / aftermath / Captain Hydra / Iron Man #150 / Uncanny X-Men #150 / Defenders #150 or #50 / Justice League of America #150 / the wrong line-up? / Thor #150 / Fantastic Four #150 / Champions / Avengers / Jason Aaron’s Thor / a different type of Thor / destroying the Avengers / selling the concepts / Age of Ultron / breaking toys and making movies / duplicating Civil War / the future of the DCEU / Harley Quinn for Halloween / Suicide Squad / the many lives of Hawkeye / schedule / closing /

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Links:

Glenn reviews Civil War II

Glenn on Captain America: Hydra Agent

Comic Book Resources

Brian Cronin at CBR

Brian Cronin on Uncanny X-Men #150

Glenn on Age of Ultron the comic

Glenn on Age of Ultron the movie

Glenn on Captain America: Civil War

Glenn on Star Trek Beyond

Glenn on Deadpool

Glenn on Matt Fraction’s Hawkeye

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Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

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The GAR! Podcast 149: Spoilers and Fast Food

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / new era / Stranger Things / spoilers / Carson Wentz / Fantastic Four / From Dusk Till Dawn / Florida / the cube and the cat / gator sighting / Krystal / Whataburger / new from Red Robin / sweet potato fries / Cheetos chicken fries / weird stuff from Burger King / Jeremy Whitley on Avengers / Coliseum of Comics / Kong of Skull Island / Potatoland / bad day / the big sky / closing /

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Links:

Glenn on From Dusk Till Dawn

Burger 21 at French Fry Diary

Moon Dog Grill

Moon Dog Grill at French Fry Diary

Glenn’s reviews of Civil War II

Coliseum of Comics

Coliseum of Comics in Lakeland

GAR! interviews Joe DeVito

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on “Potatoland”

“Potatoland” at French Fry Diary

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The Adventures of Ray

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Instagram

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

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