#52. Doctor Strange

#52. Doctor Strange

We once stood in your place. We, too, were disrespectful. For DOCTOR STRANGE, Joshua and Lani are joined by their other favorite doctor, Kelly Jones! They discuss origins, Stark biting Strange’s style, the joys of magical pedagogy, and Kelly flips out over...
#51. Captain America: Civil War

#51. Captain America: Civil War

We want to punch you in your perfect teeth. For Civil War, Joshua and Lani figure out whether you should read the source material, hash out a philosophy of superpowers, and discuss mind control and culpability. Download the mp3 here.Subscribe to the...
#50. Luke Cage (S1.12-13)

#50. Luke Cage (S1.12-13)

What are we? Pimp Stormtroopers? For the big Luke Cage season one wrap up, Joshua and Lani discuss the cultural impact and massive significance of Luke Cage while also dissecting the many, many parts of its narrative that just didn’t work. Download the mp3 here....
#49. Luke Cage (S1.9-11)

#49. Luke Cage (S1.9-11)

We drive all the way to Savannah to remember something you could have remembered without driving all the way to Savannah. Joshua and Lani have a few more Takes to Astonish and try to make sense of what is going on in this story now that Diamondback has arrived. At...
#48. Luke Cage (S1.6-8)

#48. Luke Cage (S1.6-8)

We’re about sick of always having to buy new clothes. For these episodes, Joshua and Lani talk about problematically named African American characters and how antagonists work. Hint: Luke Cage’s first season is a little confused about how antagonists work....
#47. Luke Cage (S1.3-5)

#47. Luke Cage (S1.3-5)

We, like Wu Tang, ain’t nuttin’ to fuck wit. For their second look at Luke Cage, Joshua and Lani dive more into the character’s comic book origins, lament some choices, but celebrate the appearance of Reva, Misty, and Claire! Download the mp3...