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Comic Book Reviews and Discussion, The Gutters (audio journal), The Legion Project, and Center Seat, a Star Trek podcast

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Comic Book Reviews and Discussion, The Gutters (audio journal), The Legion Project, and Center Seat, a Star Trek podcast

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English

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208-953-1841


Episodes

The Legion Project 26: Illusion

11/25/2020
Presenting a joint podcast production with Peter from The Daily Rios podcast (where you can also listen and subscribe to The Legion Project), where we will discuss, issue by issue, the 1984 Legion of Super-Heroes (volume 3) series affectionately known as the "Baxter run". In this episode we discuss Legion of Super-Heroes #26: "Illusion". While hiding from the Fatal Five, Projectra tells her fellow Legionnaires why she rejoined as Sensor Girl. Later, during the battle with the Fatal Five,...

Duration:02:55:48

Girl Power: Bad Luck Chuck, Hex Wives, Shanghai Red

11/20/2020
I give my thoughts on the following trade collections: Bad Luck Chuck (Dark Horse), Hex Wives (DC Vertigo), and Shanghai Red (Image). Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:33:31

Center Seat: Star Trek: Picard Season 1

10/28/2020
Stardate 2020.302. On this episode of Center Seat, my Star Trek podcast, I offer my reactions to the first season of Star Trek: Picard. How well does this post-Next Gen milieu hold up? Is Star Trek: Picard little more than a Star Trek: The Next Generation reunion show? And what about these new characters and the overall plot? Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks...

Duration:01:01:54

The Legion Project 25: Revelation

10/21/2020
Presenting a joint podcast production with Peter from The Daily Rios podcast (where you can also listen and subscribe to The Legion Project), where we will discuss, issue by issue, the 1984 Legion of Super-Heroes (volume 3) series affectionately known as the "Baxter run". In this episode we discuss Legion of Super-Heroes #25: "Revelation". While the Legion searches for Sensor Girl, a new Fatal Five attack the team! If that's not enough, Sensor Girl's identity is finally and shockingly...

Duration:02:43:02

The Gutters: MTBI

10/7/2020
Recorded September 27, 2020 Mild traumatic brain injury. And some other stuff. Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, and visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:48:33

Raina Telgemeier's Sisters

9/23/2020
Recorded August 1, 2020 I'm joined by my 14-year-old granddaughter Madison to discuss Raina Telgemeier's wonderful graphic novel Sisters. This is my favorite of the memoirs set and we had a lovely conversation about it. What did you think of this book? Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening!

Duration:01:30:32

The Dark Knight, the Krakoans, and the Last Son

9/9/2020
Recorded August 9, 2020 I give some quick(ish) thoughts on the Batman: Universe, House of X/Powers of X, and Superman: Up in the Sky hard cover collections. Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening! Link: https://neverstaydead.podbean.com/e/a-pox-on-your-house-of-x/

Duration:00:35:08

Center Seat: Star Trek: Discovery Season 1

9/2/2020
Stardate 2020.246. On this episode of Center Seat, my Star Trek podcast, I talk about the first season of Star Trek: Discovery. Discover if I thought the new series lived up to the promise of Star Trek. Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening! Theme music: "Saving the World" by Aaron Kenny (https://www.youtube.com/user/contactkennya/)

Duration:01:00:55

Breaking Late News - DC Comics Layoffs

8/26/2020
Recorded August 16, 2020 Travis (https://www.youtube.com/user/oddfellowsthoughts and https://twitter.com/the_gaunt_man) returns after too long an absence to discuss the DC Comics layoffs that were reported on August 10, 2020, and what that could mean going forward, not just for DC Comics, but for the comic book industry. Travis also offers a mini review of John Constantine: Hellblazer. Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit...

Duration:01:10:29

The Legion Project 24: Suspicion

8/19/2020
Presenting a joint podcast production with Peter from The Daily Rios podcast (where you can also listen and subscribe to The Legion Project), where we will discuss, issue by issue, the 1984 Legion of Super-Heroes (volume 3) series affectionately known as the "Baxter run". In this episode we discuss Legion of Super-Heroes #24: "Suspicion" and (the backup tale) "Togetherness". The Legion's suspicion about Sensor Girl finally reaches a tipping point, Mentalla disappears from the Legion...

Duration:02:26:09

The Gutters: Wear the damn mask!

7/23/2020
Recorded July 12, 2020 More thoughts about COVID-19 (the new normal), #blacklivesmatter, #defundthepolice, what I've been up to recently with the family, and what pop culture I've been consuming (including Hamilton!). Warning: Explicit language used. Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, and visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening! Links: https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co/#...

Duration:00:50:35

LBR X: Listener Questions!

7/15/2020
I'm celebrating 10 years of podcasting by reminiscing and then answering listener questions (at the 28:32 mark)! Thanks to everyone who sent me Twitter messages, email, and voicemail. Here's to another 10 years!(?) Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, and visit longboxreview.com. Apple PodcastsSpotify Google Podcasts Thanks for listening! Links: Sgt. Merica on Twitteron YouTubeJames on TwitterA Comic Book AddictMelanie J on...

Duration:01:22:09

LBR presents Center Seat, a Star Trek podcast

7/8/2020
Stardate 2020.190. Star Trek was my first fandom, way before comic books, and while I have included Star Trek related material in the podcast feed before, I decided to rebrand those shows as Center Seat, my new Star Trek podcast. This episode I talk about why I love Star Trek and why it matters to me. Future episodes will include movie and tv series commentary, as well as other topics. I hope you will join me on this strange new adventure. If you like Star Trek, please tell others about...

Duration:00:57:08

The Legion Project 23: Back Home in Hell!

7/2/2020
Presenting a joint podcast production with Peter from The Daily Rios podcast (where you can also listen and subscribe to The Legion Project), where we will discuss, issue by issue, the 1984 Legion of Super-Heroes (volume 3) series affectionately known as the "Baxter run". In this episode we discuss Legion of Super-Heroes #23: "Back Home in Hell!". Mon-El's lead serum has stopped working, and to stay alive he must return to the Phantom Zone! Plus, Who's Who entries and...

Duration:02:17:17

LBR X Retrosode 10: Birds of Prey: Of Like Minds

6/27/2020
2020 is the 10th anniversary of the Longbox Review podcast, and to celebrate, I am spotlighting 10 episodes from the archive. This final retrosode is a rebroadcast of episode 169 from 2019 where I talked with MJ from the Nerd Goggles podcast about her show and then we start discussing the Birds of Prey trade Of Like Minds (the rest of the conversation about this trade is in episode 170, linked below). Thank you for supporting the podcast over these 10 years. Original...

Duration:02:03:22

LBR X Retrosode 9: Smile!

6/20/2020
2020 is the 10th anniversary of the Longbox Review podcast, and to celebrate, I am spotlighting 10 episodes from the archive. This is a rebroadcast of episode 146 from 2018 where my granddaughter Madison and I talk about one of her (and my) favorite graphic novels, Smile by Raina Telgemeier. Thank you for supporting the podcast over these 10 years. Original post: https://longboxreview.com/2018/08/15/podcast-146-raina-telgemeiers-smile/

Duration:01:09:50

LBR X Retrosode 8: Christmas Gab Bag

6/13/2020
2020 is the 10th anniversary of the Longbox Review podcast, and to celebrate, I am spotlighting 10 episodes from the archive. This is a rebroadcast of episode 129 from 2017 where George from the Meanwhile at the Podcast and I talk about some Christmas themed or related comic books. Thank you for supporting the podcast over these 10 years. Original post: https://longboxreview.com/2017/12/18/podcast-129-christmas-gab-bag/

Duration:02:22:21

Send me your questions!

6/10/2020
Hi! July 1, 2020, marks my 10th year podcasting and I want to celebrate by answering YOUR questions! Your questions can be about comic books, of course, or podcasting, my personal life -- really anything you would like to know more about from my perspective. If you'd like to participate, please send your questions or comments in the following ways, but please do so by July 1st: E-mailVoicemailTwitterInstagramFacebook I’m looking forward to your questions! Thank you for supporting me over...

Duration:00:01:18

#BlackLivesMatter

6/7/2020
https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co/# https://nymag.com/strategist/article/where-to-donate-for-black-lives-matter.html #blacklivesmatter

Duration:00:08:45

Tales of the Legion Project: Legionnaires 3

6/5/2020
Welcome to the Tales of the Legion Project where we discuss Legion of Super-Heroes material outside of the Baxter run. This episode we talk about the 1985/6 mini-series Legionnaires 3. Timestamps: (00:36) Preamble (08:00) Legionnaires 3 issues 1 thru 4: synopsis, general thoughts, and cover talk (32:13) Main discussion focusing on Lightning Lad, Cosmic Boy, and Saturn Girl (1:04:54) A deep dive into the origins and appearances of the Time Trapper (1:37:00) Final thoughts on the...

Duration:02:02:20