GAR! Podcast Episode 55: Crazy Women, Crazy Men, Crazy Comics Creators

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

quick intro / back on the mountain / the rules / Sinead O’Connor / new nominees / Anne Heche and Ellen Degeneres / Helena Bonham Carter / reshuffling the list / Courtney Love / Sarah Palin / Lindsey Lohan again / Crazy Men Mount Rushmore / is crazy hot? / Nicholas Cage / Billy Bob and Angelina / Howard Hughes / narrowing it down / George Clooney / Justin Bieber / Eminem / Batman V. Superman / last minute entry / David Goyer bites the hand that feeds / She-Hulk / Martian Manhunter / Jamal Igle / John Byrne’ She-Hulk / service industry rules / Mark Waid / Thrillbent / Glenn takes The Toughest Superman Quiz Ever / Avengers quiz / it’s Bendis, who cares? / closing /

Links:

The GAR! Podcast: Crazy Chick Rushmore

Blake M. Petit on Batman V. Superman

David Goyer on She-Hulk

Scriptnotes Podcast

Stan Lee on David Goyer on She-Hulk

Jamal Igle

Action Lab

Mark Waid’s Twitter

Thrillbent

Take Mark Waid’s Toughest Superman Quiz Ever

The Entertainment Weekly Avengers Quiz

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

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GAR! Podcast Episode 51: Camden Comic Con, part 3

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Thanks to all our new listeners who have joined our audience lately! Don’t forget to say hi through Twitter or the show comments.

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

quick intro / Camden’s Comics / The Bolt / Camden / passion / encouragement / local landmarks / teaching with comics / changing ethnic mix / Robert Repici / Birds of Prey / Arrow / Smallville and the monomyth / why Arrow rocks / Mike Missanelli / listeners / comics and bootlegging / the ages of comics / grim and gritty / Marvel vs. DC / Bronze Age vs. Dark Age / what age are we in now? / Dan DiDio / the corporate age / comics-based videogames / the amalgamated age / Michael Pagdon / people skills / Target and pregnancy / beards / closing and thank-yous /

Very special thanks go out for this episode to Miranda Powell, Bill Haas, Donnie Treadwell, Jennifer Walker, Frank Kamina Castle, Ryan Brady, Hong Nguyen, Robert Repici, Michael Pagdon, Rutgers University, and the Camden Comic Con.

Links:

Camden’s Comics

Camden’s Comics on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

Glenn’s reviews of “Birds of Prey”

Glenn’s “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” reviews at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s “Arrow” reviews

The Myth of the American Superhero

Men of Tomorrow by Gerald Jones

Glenn’s review of Captain America The First Avenger

The New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke

Glenn on Fear Itself at Biff Bam Pop!

Michael Pagdon’s website

Michael Pagdon’s blog

Michael Pagdon on Tumblr

Pagdon Illustration on Instagram

South Jersey Writers’ Group

Collingswood Book Festival

Camden Comic Con on Facebook

Camden Comic Con on Tumblr

Camden Comic Con on Twitter

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 43: Slave Princess Leia on American Idol

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

intro and premise / Bruce Springsteen / American Idol / Harry Connick, Jr. / crazy auditions / Slave Princess Leia / back to Bruce / Born in the USA / cover songs / Prince cover songs / Battle Royale / Hulk Hogan / WWE Network / perils of pay-per-view / Comcast / Jake the Snake Roberts / Galveston / comics free / Furious and Vandroid / The Barkeep / Ultimate Cataclysm by Bendis / The Walking Dead / Camden Comic Con /

Links:

“Barbie Girl” by Aqua

“Darlington County” by Bruce Springsteen

Ben Harr on IMDb

Ben Harr on American Idol

“Born in the USA” by the Stanley Clarke Band

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Favorite Cover Songs at Biff Bam Pop!

“Livin’ for the City” by The Dirtbombs

Robin Renee

“Alison” by Robin Renee

“Hotel California” by the Gipsy Kings

“Billie Jean” by Los Picadientes DeCaborca

WWE Network

El Rey Network

Bridgegate

Galveston by Nic Pizzolatto

The Barkeep by William Lashner

Marie Gilbert reviews “The Walking Dead” at Biff Bam Pop!

Camden Comic Con on Facebook

Camden Comic Con on Tumblr

Camden Comic Con on Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

“Badlands” by Bruce Springsteen, live in 1978

The 20 Worst “American Idol” auditions of all time

“Born in the USA” by Bruce Springsteen, 2000

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 41: Sexy Feet Potato Chips


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

uneasy opening / the snowpocalypse / Siri / watches and weather / TV news / John Bolaris / Cecily Tynan / Vanilla Ice / Tiffany / New Radicals / Men Without Hats / hip hop covers / Secret Avengers / sexy titles / Candy Crush / Bubble Yum / rare candy bars / Valentine’s Day iPad / Lay’s Do Us a Flavor / weird potato chip flavors / new Fantastic Four / the worst superhero costumes / Neal Adams / Olympics / Bill Gates /

Links:

Cadence Watches

John Bolaris

John Bolaris on Twitter

Philly.com

Cecily Tynan on Twitter

Durham Academy Snow Day

Tiffany’s singles

Skybar

3 Musketeers

Lay’s Do Us A Flavor Contest

Last year’s Do Us A Flavor contest at French Fry Diary

Mieke Zamora-Mackay

Weird potato chips flavors at French Fry Diary

Steak potato chips at French Fry Diary

New Fantastic Four

Wonder Man costumes

Hank Pym costumes

Fatman on Batman

Glenn interviews Neal Adams on the All Things Fun! Podcast

“Gett Off” by Prince and the New Power Generation

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

Durham Academy Snow Day

Vanilla Ice MTV meltdown

“You Get What You Give” by New Radicals

Miri Ben-Ari Pepsi commercial

“Another One Bites the Dust” by Queen and The Fugees

“We Trying to Stay Alive” by Wyclef Jean

GAR! Podcast Episode 40: OK, It’s All Comics and Wrestling

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

stolen intro / WWE Network / history of wrestling / Bruno Sammartino / Lucha Libre / The Golden Girls / Mae Young / women’s wrestling / marketing wrestling / CM Punk / meta-reality / Triple H / Daniel Bryan and the Royal Rumble / Indiana Jones and Ghost / Chozen and Archer / The Super Bowl / Prince on “New Girl” / halftime show / just football / the commercials / Ultimates vs, Galactus / rebooting the Fantastic Four, twice / Doctor Doom / Doom 2099 / Kang the Conqueror / villain color and design / She-Hulk / plugs and outro /

Links:

WWE Network

Strong Bad

Chris Rock on O.J. Simpson (NSFW)

“Murder, Sex” by Chozen (NSFW)

Bill Burr Podcast

Glenn’s Favorite Reboots

Glenn reviews the start of Cataclysm

Glenn on Kang the Conqueror

Make Mine Magic Podcast

Audacious Eleven

Robin Renee

February Faves at Biff Bam Pop!

Ace Kilroy

ComiXology

Furious on Facebook

Furious on Twitter

Bryan J.L. Glass

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

The Dudley Boyz vs Mae Young and other women

Bruno Mars Halftime Show

Jaguar Super Bowl Commercial

Radio Shack Super Bowl Commercial

Dannon Oikos Super Bowl Commercial

GAR! Podcast Episode 38: Cough Cough Yes Yes

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THOR! Big hammer, dude.

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

flu thru the phone / The Make Mine Magic Podcast / cocaine / Justin Bieber lays an egg / Batman ’66 on DVD / Bat-music / WWE Network / JLA at Target / Doomed / the saga of Daniel Bryan / the hot shot / New Avengers / great Avengers moments / in the Avengers Tower / Superior Spider-Man / the Ant-Man controversy / television apps / Spawn / pronunciations /

Links:

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

Justin Bieber lays an egg

“Batman” ’66 coming to DVD

WWE Network

JLA at Target

Doomed

Daniel Bryan on Raw

All of Glenn’s Infinity reviews can be found here at Biff Bam Pop! in reverse chronological order

Thor surrenders

Michael Douglas in Ant-Man

Garrett Morris as Ant-Man

In Defense of Hank Pym

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

“Bear drive car!”

Doomed

Daniel Bryan vs. the Wyatt family

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GAR! Podcast Episode 34: Jennifer Lawrence in a Slave Leia Bikini

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

mellow Ray / US Presidents in comics / more Rom / Miracleman / Alan Moore / more Miracleman / Marvelman / Sentry / Guardians of the Galaxy / Image Comics / The Authority / Ray’s Black Friday stash / Die Hard / Jennifer Lawrence / marriage free passes / Slave Leia / Oceans 11 / Marx Brothers / Family Guy / Breaking Bad / Christmas and Birthday / Glenn’s holiday card live /

Note from Ray: There is no known pic of Jennifer Lawrence in a Slave Leia bikini. If you have one, please contact the show. IMMEDIATELY.

Links:

El Tigre

Superman and JFK

Miracleman #1 at Biff Bam Pop!

Comparing the colors of Miracleman

Magic Words

Comics Beat on Miracleman

Glenn’s review of The Detective

Glenn on “Family Guy”

Breaking Bad: The Complete Series on the Biff Bam Pop! Holiday Gift Guide

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

Glenn’s Amazon wish list

Ray’s Amazon wish list

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

Awwww
“Aww, look at those dolls WAIT THAT ONE’S HUMAN!”
Look at that angel!
“Gimme back my wallet, kid.”

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GAR! Podcast Episode 33: Donkeys, latkes, wrestling, and old comics.

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

on time / Hanukkah / holiday cooking / Donkey’s Place / Philly cheesesteaks / Impact wrestling / Dixie Carter, no, not thatDixie Carter / homo-erotic wrestling / Batman vs Superman, Ray vs Glenn / The Motley Fool on comics / Rom: Spaceknight / Bill Mantlo / Arrow / Doctor Who / Blake’s 7 / Omar / hi to Bobbie and Bruce / Assassin’s Creed / Amish romance and NaNoWriMo / holiday wish lists / Reptilicus / Steve Ditko /

Links:

Hanukkah in America

Last year’s potato latke attempt

Donkey’s Place at French Fry Diary

Donkey’s Place

Gal Gadot cast as Wonder Woman

The Motley Fool on Comics

My name is Bill Mantlo. I want to go home.

Glenn’s Arrow reviews

South Jersey Writers – membership is open

Glenn’s Amazon wish list

Ray’s Amazon wish list

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

Videos:

Ethan Carter III vs. Curryman (edited)

Vince McMahon vs. Stone Cold Steve Austin

Legends of the Super-Heroes: The Roast – Ghetto Man

Rom Spaceknight toy commercial

Reptilicus trailer

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GAR! Podcast Episode 25: Hiyo Silver! (Because Silver is for 25)

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

a new podcast / Disney Fantasy / sick sick / kindness of strangers / Miami / soda talk / Philly food by mail / fast food / Dexter finale / All-New X-Men / Rob Kelly / Breaking Bad time warp / Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. / catching up / Captain America is not a b**** / wrestling money in the bank / The Edge / heroes are supposed to win / what did Glenn read on vacation / Scalped / Grand Theft Auto V / Breaking Bad outro /

Links:

Make Mine Magic Podcast
Fresca
Frank’s Soda on The Mendte Report
Steak ‘n Shake
Smashburger
Glenn’s review of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Glenn’s Infinity reviews
Re-Reading The Shining
Tidewater Murder by C. Hope Clark
Dillon and the Legend of the Golden Bell by Derrick Ferguson
Scalped
Ray’s Twitter
Glenn’s Twitter

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GAR! Podcast Episode 20: Vengeance Is Ours!

The first person to tweet to @raycornwall or @monsura the reason for this episode title gets a GAR! Podcast No-Prize.

This week’s podcast includes discussion of the following:

misfired opening / dreams and Sopranos / Princeless postponed / NJ traffic / Pepsi in Atlanta / temporary deafness / Saints Row 4 swag / mean people suck / Giant-Man Chaos War HeroClix / Heisenberg action figure / Jonathan Tropper / live eBaying / on our desks / Prince’s Breakfast / Prince on film / Glenn on GaGa / new Eminem / Ray on Katy Perry / Adam WarRock on Avatar / not Orson Scott Card / what’s the big deal with Thanos is anyway? / who’s the clone? / 700 Club vs. comics / parental inflictions / Applebee’s / Hickman and Bendis / customers, cons and smells / get out of my store /

Links:

The Sopranos: The Test Dream
Princeless on Tumblr
Action Lab Comics
Pappadeaux, which does in fact have French fries
Saints Row
All Things Fun!
Giant-Man Chaos War HeroClix
Walter White Heisenberg action figure
Jonathan Tropper
crawling Mothra larva
Prince’s YouTube channel
Adam WarRock
Sozin’s Comet EP
Glenn’s review of Infinity #1
Glenn’s review of Avengers #18
Thanos
Adam Warlock
Applebee’s 2 for 20
Ray’s Twitter
Glenn’s Twitter

Videos:

“Breakfast Can Wait” by Prince

“Applause” by Lady GaGa

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