Funnybook Babylon

April 16, 2008

FBBP #53 – Superman’s Foreign Policy Regarding Tensions between Tehran and Kandor

This week we talk Criminal #2, The new Howard Zinn comic book, and Pedro comes clean about JSA. Chris got his hands on some preview copies of some Minx Books, and relates his experiences.

We also have a deeper conversation of the about the ign Geoff Johns interview, and I ask “Why should we care?” This inevitably goes into the continuous continuity conversation.

Bringing in a topic that me and Jamaal usually have everyday over beers, this Superman foreign policy article made the rounds of the podcast.

Finally we wrapped up with a discussion of Matt Fraction and Ed Brubaker’s decision to leave Iron Fist, and the implications of short vs. long runs on title characters.


  1. Hey, I’ve been trying to download this through the podcast feed but this episode hasn’t shown up in that yet and the episode itself has been up for awhile now, like 18 hours at least. Have you guys noticed this?

    Comment by Ryan Ellis — April 17, 2008 @ 9:14 am

  2. Oh someone must have marked blurb instead of Podcasts. Thanks for the heads up Ryan.

    Comment by Pedro Tejeda — April 17, 2008 @ 1:52 pm

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