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July 26, 2008

Harshest Countdown Criticism Ever Caught on Podcast

Filed under: Blurbs — Tags: , , , — David Uzumeri @ 3:45 pm

There’s apparently a hell of a quote that the panel reports for Final Crisis Management missed, that you can find if you look at the recordings on In the interest of public education, I’ve transcribed it for you all:

Um, I love what you do with your storylines, I found out this year that I was HIV+ and so working with Speedy means a lot to me. As hard as that news was, it was harder to get through Final Crisis – er – the Countdown to Final Crisis, so I’m hoping that – I know this will be better. And if I had one wish, besides a cure, it would be that the women of the DC Universe get their heels back.

Didio’s response was a bewildered “o-kay.”


  1. He would later be called out by a Zatanna who, after asking her question, responded with something akin to “fuck your heels, those things hurt”.

    Comment by Syrg — July 26, 2008 @ 4:25 pm

  2. Countdown – More Painful than Getting H.I.V.!

    They should’ve tried that sucker on during one of those Newsarama things with Carlin…

    Comment by matches — July 27, 2008 @ 12:40 pm

  3. Whahuh?

    Comment by Dan Coyle — July 28, 2008 @ 2:37 pm

  4. […] delivered what would’ve been the sickest burn of the con had there not been a guy claiming that reading Countdown was worse than contracting HIV earlier in the weekend. It’s hard to top […]

    Pingback by Funnybook Babylon · Archives · Text Messaging Is Destroying The Con Report As We Know It — August 1, 2008 @ 4:21 am

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