Ka-Pow the Pop Cultured Podcast #173 Comic Reading Morons

19Sep

This brand new episode of Ka-Pow the Pop Cultured Podcast covers a lot of ground.  We start with a couple of real-world political figures trying to shame and censor comic books abroad, wade a little deeper into some recent shows with tons of potential, discuss our favorite roles from the amazing career of Patrick Swayze and much, much more, mijo!

Length - 01:49:51

Language - PG-13.  (Contains mild adult language.)

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0:02:37 - COMIC BOOK NEWS

Image's "Undiscovered Country" sells film rights for over $1 million, Frank Miller's "Dark Knight Returns: The Golden Child" arrives in December, rumors of an African-American Batman stir strong reactions, retailer confusion over a DC recall, Russian minister of culture throws shade at comic readers, mayor of Rio de Janeiro tries to censor Avengers comic and catching up on some recent releases including "Spider-Man: Life Story," "Superman: Year One," "Marvel Comics" #1000 and "Spawn" #300.

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0:35:30 - TV RECAPS & REVIEWS

Showing strong strategy as "Big Brother" nears its end, feeling the glory of "The Righteous Gemstones," holding out for "BH90210" to finally click, Shannen Doherty appearing on the premier of "Riverdale" to mourn Luke Perry, Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey creating a podcast about "The Office," finally getting to season six of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," Kirsten Dunst sines in the off-kilter "On Becoming a God in Central Florida" and the warm-hearted documentary "I am Patrick Swayze."

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1:17:48 - ONE JOB

Deciding the single role that best characterizes modern day renaissance man Patrick Swayze.

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1:31:55 - CROSSING THE STREAMS

"Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance" a visual feast, the second season of "Titans" drops on DC Universe and more new episodes of - what else - "Workin' Moms."