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Turn That Page! Well, hello there, citizen. Do you have trouble telling your friendly, neighborhood, bat-type, spider guy from your average, everyday, alien, hipster, web-comic? Fret no more! From super dudes and fantastic folks, to gumshoe kitties and immigrant elephants, Kalen Knowles, and Adam Zopfi-Hulse have got you covered when it comes to comic bookeries.

Turn That Page! Well, hello there, citizen. Do you have trouble telling your friendly, neighborhood, bat-type, spider guy from your average, everyday, alien, hipster, web-comic? Fret no more! From super dudes and fantastic folks, to gumshoe kitties and immigrant elephants, Kalen Knowles, and Adam Zopfi-Hulse have got you covered when it comes to comic bookeries.
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Seattle, WA

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Turn That Page! Well, hello there, citizen. Do you have trouble telling your friendly, neighborhood, bat-type, spider guy from your average, everyday, alien, hipster, web-comic? Fret no more! From super dudes and fantastic folks, to gumshoe kitties and immigrant elephants, Kalen Knowles, and Adam Zopfi-Hulse have got you covered when it comes to comic bookeries.

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@LongBallPod

Language:

English

Contact:

9374774105


Episodes

305: The Wicked + The Divine

10/31/2018
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Kalen, Adam, and Robyn read and discuss Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine Volume 1" from Image Comics. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:00:58:38

304: Last Days of an Immortal

9/19/2018
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ROBYN IS BACK! Kalen accuses Jeph Loeb of being a hack and gets very defensive of his straight white male privilege. Adam does nothing wrong. The trio also read Fabian Vehlmann and Gwen de Bonneval’s Last Days of an Immortal, which Kalen loves and the other two have some questions about. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:04:15

303: X-Men Grand Design #2

8/15/2018
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Adam and Kalen discuss Ed Piskor’s X-Men Grand Design issue 2 and are back at it with their favorite topics of discussion: Fantastic Four comics and movies that will never happen, comics about mundane life in a superhero universe, neat cameos, Adam saying “uh” and Kalen saying “implied colon.” www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:00:37:06

302: Sex Criminals

7/18/2018
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Brimpers, explore the quiet place with our “special friend,” twerging expert and enthusiast Robyn. Get your three second taco on with vol. 1 of Sex Criminals. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:17:07

301: The Superior Foes of Spider-Man

6/27/2018
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Kalen and Adam are back to tickle your earholes with a new season of The Issue At Hand. They kick things off with fellow LongBaller, Edwin Bailey (Spoiled Again) and Nick Spencer and Steve Lieber's "Superior Foes of Spider-Man". www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:04:49

S02B07: Tracy Tindle's Monterey Jerks #3

6/6/2018
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Adam joins Tracy Tindle (9021 Oh No You Dinnit!) and Rose Schmidt (LongBall Presents, 9021ONYD!) as they A. rediscover the 90s classic, X-Men: The Animated Series B. discover the 90s classic, X-Men: The Animated Series C. are confused by the 90s classic, X-Men: The Animated Series www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:36:30

S02B06: Jon Jolley's TV Casualties #1

5/23/2018
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Jon and his "cornhorts" Adam and Mitch have all the feelings as they discuss Joss Whedon's Firefly. Jon Jolley's TV Casualties is regularly available on the 9021 Oh No You Dinnit! feed or at www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:38:19

S02B05: The BvB (Month Late) X-Mas Spectacular

5/9/2018
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Prepare your earholes for a really early (or really late) Christmas present from The Issue At Hand! Jon and Mitch discuss the finer points of the "He-Man/She-Ra Christmas Special". Is it a good idea to only expose Skeletor to the gross, capitalist side of Christmas? How close can you get to ripping off Transformers without getting sued? What does Beastman smell like after a bath? These are but only a few of the questions answered in this very special Christmas, um,...

Duration:01:31:02

S02E36: Wordless

3/21/2018
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Kalen, Jon, and Adam dive into another theme episode and this time that theme is "wordless comics" featuring Love: The Tiger by Frederic Brremaud, The Arrival by Shaun Tan, and Gon Volume 1 by Masashi Tanaka. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:33:35

S2E35: Satania

2/28/2018
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It's double the Jolley action on this month's episode as Liza Jolley joins her big brother Jon, as well as Kalen and Adam to discuss "Satania" by Fabien Vehlmann. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:41:24

S02E34: X-Men Grand Design #1

1/24/2018
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Kalen and Adam tag team the first issue of X-Men Grand Design, Ed Piskor's retelling of the X-Men's history. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:00:32:19

S02E33 2017 Wrap-Up

1/17/2018
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Kalen and the boys discuss the year that was and the comics they loved. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:22:30

S02E32: Silver Age Superman (Part 1)

1/10/2018
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Jon dives head first into the Man of Steel's most influential period and he drags Adam and Mitch along with him. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:19:22

S02E31: Memetic

11/29/2017
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Adam, Mitch, and Rose, try to sound all smart and stuff as they discuss James Tynion IV and Eryk Donovan's crazy little horror comic, Memetic. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:37:07

S02E30: Justice League (2017)

11/22/2017
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Jon leads his own group of heroes, Adam, Mitch, and Rose, in order to drop hot takes on WB's new Justice League. Please rate and review. www.LongBallStudios.com

Duration:01:56:52

S02E29: Harley Quinn (Part 2)

11/15/2017
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Kalen and the gang discuss "Harley's Little Black Book" and learn a little about themselves in the process. If you like what's being pumped into your earholes courtesy of LongBall Studios then please rate and review us. Head on over to www.LongBallStudios.com to download and stream every episode of The Issue At Hand and everything else LongBall has to offer. Thanks for Listening.

Duration:01:38:56

S02E28: True Stories Volume 1

11/8/2017
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Jon and Mitch discuss Derf Backderf's True Stories Volume 1 and are joined by the Dark Knight himself, Batman. This is a very special episode. If you like what's being pumped into your earholes courtesy of LongBall Studios then please rate and review us. Head on over to www.LongBallStudios.com to download and stream every episode of The Issue At Hand and everything else LongBall has to offer. Thanks for Listening.

Duration:01:05:19

S02E27: Who Is Kara? (Part 2)

11/1/2017
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Adam and Mitch return with the second part of the history of Supergirl. And, yes, the creepy space horse returns, as well. If you like what's being pumped into your earholes courtesy of LongBall Studios then please rate and review us. Head on over to www.LongBallStudios.com to download and stream every episode of The Issue At Hand and everything else LongBall has to offer. Thanks for Listening.

Duration:01:32:59

S02E26: Mech Cadet Yu

10/25/2017
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Kalen, Jon, and Mitch discuss Greg Pak's new giant mech comic, Mech Cadet Yu. Who doesn't love giant robots being piloted by emotionally charged teenagers? If you like what's being pumped into your earholes courtesy of LongBall Studios then please rate and review us. Head on over to www.LongBallStudios.com to download and stream every episode of The Issue At Hand and everything else LongBall has to offer. Thanks for Listening.

Duration:01:08:17

S02E25: Who is Kara? (Part 1)

10/18/2017
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Adam and Mitch dive into the first part of the history of "the Maid of Might", Supergirl. If you like what's being pumped into your earholes courtesy of LongBall Studios then please rate and review us. Head on over to www.LongBallStudios.com to download and stream every episode of The Issue At Hand and everything else LongBall has to offer. Thanks for Listening.

Duration:01:12:04