Checkered Past

From February, 1966 through August, 1967, DC Comics branded all their publications with a checkerboard masthead, lovingly known as "Go-Go Checks". Because, you know, the 60s. With the help of his husband and intrepid friends, ...more

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December 23, 2018 01:08:06
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Never Trust a Robot with an 'X' in its Name!

Dr. Husband makes his triumphant return just in time to discuss scheming South American vixens, shrunken bottle cities, and Hollywood actors-turned gangsters! It's Superman #185, people, try and keep up! ...

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December 17, 2018 01:08:09
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Wings of Love: Hawkman (vol. 1) #13!

Former work friend Chuck returns to talk about his SECOND favorite hero, Hawkman! Hawkman must battle to win the love of a Nordic femme fatale from the center of the Earth, while battling giant frost robots and the Valkyrie's unfrozen ex-boyfriends. Oh, and, he's already married which complicates things. Don't forget to rate and review! ...

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December 10, 2018 01:02:30
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It's Not The Size That Matters!

Former Work Friend Chuck (formerly working, not former friend) is here to ignore the dog noises in the background and talk about his fourth favorite hero, The Atom! Also the Atom's psychotic fiancee, flower faeries, phallic plant stamens, and good old American scientific ingenuity. Tune in! ...

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December 10, 2018 01:02:30
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It's Not The Size That Matters!

Former Work Friend Chuck (formerly working, not former friend) is here to ignore the dog noises in the background and talk about his fourth favorite hero, The Atom! Also the Atom's psychotic fiancee, flower faeries, phallic plant stamens, and good old American scientific ingenuity. Tune in! ...

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December 03, 2018 00:48:28
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Take that, UNKNOWN

Have an unknown that needs challenged? Good luck getting ahold of these mooks - the self-styled "Challengers of the Unknown" don't even have a freaking telephone, just a needlessly complicated system of radio transmitters and ponderously slow television monitors. PLUS THEY DON'T EVEN HAVE A DOG. Join us for an examination of Challengers of the Unknown #49! ...

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November 19, 2018 01:27:08
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Super-What, now?

My heterosexual friend Jake joins me to talk about a comic with Bob Hope on the amsthead that has nary a mention of Bob Hope on the inside...but plenty of Hot Rodders, a man-eating Cat Lady, and Super-Hip! And don't forget to take the Brotherhood Quotient Quiz! ...

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