Thought Bubble #28 – Marvel Black and Captain America White

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A podcast about Comics Pop Culture!

Hello FITWR listeners, Republic City Dispatch fanatics and Storm of Spoilers/Cast of Kings fantasy nerds, we’re back for more comics discussion!

New comics enthusiast Joanna Robinson of Vanity Fair’s Hollywood and The Station Agents podcast is joined by a guy who is totally giving Jeph Loeb another chance this week,  Da7e Gonzales of, and

No matter your level of engagement, if you’re interested in comic books and their surrounding pop culture, this show’s for you!

THIS WEEK: Joanna and Da7e both read issues #0 and #1 of Captain America: White by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sales. Is the color series working for Joanna? Does Da7e see any real-life parallels to the story being told? Then, a quick check-up on the Spider-Man movie and Gotham TV news before delving further into Marvel’s Reckoning with it’s Black Audience this year and looking forward to 2016. Ta-Nehisi Coates is writing a new Black Panther book and Wu-Tang Clan ain’t nuthin to…uh…mess…with.

SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS for the next episode here in the comments, or e-mail us at [email protected]


Episode Links:

Ta-Nehisi Coates/Black Panther NYT article

VICE on Wu Tang and Marvel

Axel Alonso on the Marvel Hip-Hop covers

Image Comics’ David Brother’s Tumblr post

This week’s closing track is the Childish – 100×100 (a Marvel Superhero/Villain Rap) 

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