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PCI 053: Land of Pigs and Magical Apes

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A shorty, but goody. Kevin sees a woman walking her pot belly pig and tells the story of him babysitting a pig for week. Erica’s new anime is Space Pirate Captain Harlock. Kevin finally starts reading Sh*t Flingers by Jimmy Furlong and Andrew Hartmann and is pretty impressed.

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PCI 052: Luke Cage Pineapple Pen

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LUKE CAGE! It’s a long one, but I didn’t want to cut anything out. We were on point. So much from the DCMU, The Flash, and LUKE CAGE!! No anime, but a big Reading Rainbow segment where we talk about Monstress by Majorie Liu and Sana Takeda, The Snowden Files by Luke Harding, Pretty Deadly by Kelly Sue Deconnick, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl by Ryan North, and She Wolf by Rich Tommaso.

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PCI 051: Gene Wilder and Monkeys

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A tribute to Gene Wilder takes up most of the show. Erica gives an anime update Gintama. Erica gives her review of the first 5 issues of Wonder Woman. Kevin receives a comic and original art from a Kickstarter book called Sh*t Flingers by Jimmy Furlong and Andrew Hartman. Follow us on twitter @PopCultIdiots.

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PCI 050: Comic-Cons & Comic-Khans

 

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It’s a special pre and post-Rose City Comic-con episode. We saw so many things. Thank you to Weta Workshop and Miss Miniver for great presentations. As always, Kelly Sue Deconnick kills it at the Non-Compliant panel. Then we went to Star Trek improv musical. We got some new books and schwag. Thanks for listening!

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PCI 049: AARP Yoga Hosers

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This episode we try to figure out what this secret AARP club is all about. Then onto some anime with Gintama and Rinne. Erica and Kevin open a box at their local comic shop, Cosmic Monkey, and talk about their new books Wonder Woman and Monstress. Finally we give our thoughts on Kevin Smith’s newest movie, Yoga Hosers. Thanks for listening!

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PCI 048: Too Sexy For Stranger Things

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It’s a weird opening with talk of European pop music then onto Stranger Things. Erica has more anime to talk about with Mushi Shi amd How to Keep A Mummy. We finish things off with with Kevin gushing over Supergirl.

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PCI 046: Ferret Suicide Squad

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Ferret guys and other exotic animal people, Kevin hates windows, Willem Dafoe in Death note and our review of Suicide Squad. Don’t call me Trump!

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PCI 045: Do Androids Dream of Electric Hugh Grants?

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Might be one of my favorite episodes. We explore Erica’s hatred of Hugh Grant and Kevin’s horrible gag reflex. Erica’s anime segment on Gate (anime) and Arppegio of Blue Steel (Manga). An update on Descender Volume 2: Machine Moon by Jeff Lemire (Author), Dustin Nguyen (Artist). And finally, our reaction to Star Trek: Beyond. Thanks for listening!

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PCI 041: TMNT Nostalgia Hug

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This week we start the show off talking about Kevin’s sleep apnea and his obsession with ASMR. Then Kevin discusses a new book, Descender by Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen. Erica discovers some new anime through Crunchyroll. We finished it off with a review of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.

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PCI 038: Comic Therapy

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This week is from an unaired episode recorded back in Sept/Oct. I explain in the intro. We talk about being in therapy and dealing with anxiety and depression. Then it’s about our adventures at Rose City Comic-Con.

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