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Episode 45 - Any Other Monkey on the Street - Week of 1/11/17

The Fellowship of the Geeks Podcast

Release Date: 01/08/2017

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of two classic TV shows, The Honeymooners and The Flintstones. The Honeymooners was the template for the American sitcom in general, and The Flintstones in particular. We cover the beginnings of both shows, some of the casting choices, some of the influences (in both directions), and a bunch of stuff in between. Plus our usual tangents galore and our comics picks of the week.

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our latest Q&A episode. We had two awesome questions (out of many, some of which we'll cover soon) about the comics industry in general. We cover comics in the mass market, the pricing of comics, access to comics in general, and a bunch of stuff in between. Plus our usual tangents galore and our comics picks of the week.

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our recent chat with comics creator David Pepose. He came on to tell us (and you) about his current Kickstarter campaign for The O.Z., a dark twist on the magical land we all know and love. We also got him to catch us up on what else he's up to since we last hung out with him.

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of two movies, Dick Tracy and Darkman, that released in 1990. Both were groundbreaking films in their own way, and in very different ways. We talk about the each of them, including some history on how they were made, a bit about when they were made, how well we think they were made, Danny Elfman, and a bunch of stuff in between. Plus our usual tangents galore and our comics picks of the week.

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of Live Aid, the huge charity concert from 1985. It was a huge event, and it gave people a lot of memories (for better or worse). We talk about the concert itself, a bunch of history behind the event, its iconic status, some tangents on Band Aid and Farm Aid, and a bunch of stuff in between. Plus our usual tangents galore and our comics picks of the week.

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our 7/11 episode, in which we discuss The Magnificent Seven and Ocean's Eleven, both 60 years old now. These are both important movies in their genres, being westerns and buddy movies respectively. We talk about the impact of each film, the iconic-ness of each, other movies that tried to do the same (maybe less successfully), the idea of celebrity then and now, and a bunch of stuff in between. Plus our usual tangents galore and our comics picks of the week.

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The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of Blade Runner. We reminisce about the 1982 cult classic, we talk a bit about the Philip K. Dick novel it's based on, we pick apart the recent teaser trailer for this year's sequel, and we wonder where the sequel will go. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship With a Remarkable Man - will read it soon and report back

The Alamo Bowl in San Antonio

Wishful Drinking (HBO's airing of the one-woman show from 2010)

Also the upcoming Bright Stars documentary

And a small tangent on George Carlin

 

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Picks for the week of 1/11:

Red Sonja #1

Dollface #1

Birthright #21

Groo: Fray of the Gods #4

Die Kitty Die #4

James Bond 007: Felix Leiter #1

Honorable Mention: The Baker St. Peculiars trade

Honorable Mention: Marvel Man Classic volume 1

 

Shoutouts:

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other

Special shoutout to The Unwritable Rant podcast - check it out, it's an awesome show!

You, dear listeners!

 

Question of the Week: apocalyptic or cyberpunk? Let us know on social media!

 

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