Episode 170: What is the Truth? (Fantastic Four #34 + Daredevil #5 Part 2) -- December 1964Listen now (10 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss the decision of Gregory Gideon (the richest man in the world) to donate all of his assets and…
Episode 1: Attack on New York (Fantastic Four #1, part 1) -- November 1961Listen now (10 min) | In this issue: Reed Richards, his fiancee Sue Storm, Sue’s kid brother Johnny Storm, and their friend Ben Grimm, steal a spaceship…
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Episode 185: Super-judge/jury/executioner? Superhero torture is, well, torture (Journey Into Mystery #114 & 115) -- March 1965Listen now (9 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss Thor’s battle with Crusher Creel, “The Absorbing Man”. Thor has used his own power against him…
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Episode 173: Laser Assassinations (Tales of Suspense #61, part 2) -- December 1964Listen now (10 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss both the reveal that Tony Stark is still alive, and his subsequent assassination from a space…
Episode 143 - Avengers Inc.? (Avengers #7) -- August 1964Listen now (12 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss Iron Man’s suspension and reinstatement by the Avengers. Under whose authority was he…
Episode 186: Where do sabertooth tigers come from? The past … or Antarctica? (X-Men #10) -- March 1965Listen now (9 min) | With a programing note!
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Episode 179: Atlantean Evolution (Tales to Astonish #64 - Part 2) -- February 1965Listen now (9 min) | In this episode: On the backs of the Atlantean attack on the airline, Mike and Ed discuss the physiology of Atlanteans. If they are…
Episode 138: How do superheroes pay taxes? (Amazing Spider-man #14) -- July 1964Listen now (10 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss the production of the latest superhero film - this time starring Spider-Man. When Spider-Man…
Episode 142: Spies and Retaliation (Tales of Suspense #56) -- August 1964Listen now (8 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss the Soviet Agent “Unicorn” and his assault on a StarkCorp munitions factory. Does the Soviet…
Episode 169: The Superhero Beat (Tales to Astonish #62) -- December 1964Listen now (9 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss Giant-Man’s exclusive interview with the Daily Bugle. What did the Bugle have to agree to in…
Episode 184: Not by the Charity of the Butcher (Strange Tales #130) -- March 1965Listen now (16 min) | In this episode: Mike and Ed discuss whether the Fantastic Four or the Beatles are more famous. The Thing and the Human Torch were…
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