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Big Geek Show

The Pop Culture Philosopher BrionSalazar hosts this irreverent podcast discussing the deeper truths of comic books, tv, movies, video games, animation & more. Outspoken, brash, funny and insightful, every episode will lead you into the deepest, darkest corners of the geek multiverse and leave you wanting more. Don’t miss a minute of this fresh take on nerd culture. Subscribe today.
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Feb 13, 2018

#ComcsGate - what is it? Who is involved? Is it a bunch of racists and bigots or is there Something more? Sal delves into the controversy headfirst to discuss his perspective on both sides of the aisle.

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Dec 4, 2017

Sal, Chris, and Andy are back with another episode of ‘Nuff Said. This week the terrific trio dive into the meta fiction and agenda driven latest issue of U.S. Avengers, Original comic book art forgeries of popular artists, and the Akira Yoshida controversy.

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Nov 17, 2017

Our Hero jumps into the Al Franken story with both feet which leads to an interesting and hilarious segment on foot rubs and airplane etiquette. Meanwhile...Smallville actress Allison Mack is accused of running a sex cult and Sal thinks that podcasting and social media are a perfect tool for cult building. Welcome to the Cult of Geek!

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Nov 6, 2017

Our Hero is once again joined by Chris Marshall (@ChrisCCL) and Andy Tom (@AndyCCL) to discuss all the latest dirt, gossip, and rumor mongering from the world of comics, film, and geekier things. This week Ron Howard reportedly reshot the entire Solo movie, Neal Adams gets an IP Champion Award, Only 30% of comic book sites talk about comic books, Bladerunner 2049, and Lowe’s uses comics to teach customers how to lay wood...flooring.

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Nov 2, 2017

Our Hero dives deep into the current comic book pile to find the rare gems, the hidden treasures, the top of the stack of current comic book issues. This week — Captain America #695 by Mark Waid (w) Chris Samnee, Batman: White Knight #2 by Sean Murphy, and No. 1 with a Bullet #1 by Jacob Semahn & Jorge Corona

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Oct 30, 2017

Our hero is joined by @chrissccl and @andyccl unleash the newest heavyweight contender into the world of comic and geek podcast with the exciting first episode of ‘Nuff Said’. Join this tremendous trio of talented talkers as they delve into all the latest nerdy news including cosplay etiquette, female Thor and diversity in the MCU,  politics and Superman, and more.

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Oct 27, 2017

Our Hero dives deep into the current comic book pile to find the rare gems, the hidden treasures, the top of the stack of current comic book issues. This week — The Damned #5 by: Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt, Punisher: The Platoon #2 by Garth Ennis  and Goran Parlov, and Black Sable #2 by Joe Brusha and Sergio Arino.

 

The Damned #5 ‘Ill-Goten 5/5’  (Oni Press)

Written: Cullen Bunn | Art: Brian Hurtt | Colors: Bill Crabtree Letters: Crank!

 

Punisher: The Platoon #2   (Marvel)

Written: Garth Ennis | Art: Goran Parlov | Colors: Jordie Bellaire Letters: Rob Steen

 

Black Sable #2   (Zenescope)

Written: Joe Brusha | Art: Sergio Arino | Colors: Dijjo | Letters: Kurt Hathaway

  

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Oct 20, 2017
It's a special podcast with a special guest. Sal welcomes his old partner in crime, o-host of Around Comics and 11 O'Clock Comics; Christopher Neseman. The dynamic duo talk comics tv, movies, and Wisconsin. 
 

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Oct 19, 2017

Our Hero dives deep into the current comic book pile to find the rare gems, the hidden treasures, the top of the stack of current comic book issues. This week -- Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion of Evil  #1 by  Jeff Lemire &  David Rubin, Maestros #1 by Steve Skroce &  Dave Stewart, and Kid Lobotomy #1 by Peter Milligan,  Tess Fowler and Lee Loughridge

 

Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion of Evil  #1

Publisher: Dark Horse | Writer: Jeff Lemire | Artist: David Rubin | Colorist: Dave Stewart

 

Maestros #1

Publisher: Image Comics | Writer: Steve Skroce | Artist: Steve Skroce | Colorist: Dave Stewart

 

Kid Lobotomy #1

Publisher: IDW | Writer: Peter Milligan | Artist: Tess Fowler | Colorist: Lee Loughridge

 

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Oct 12, 2017

On a special Throwback Thursday episode we get in the Wayback machine and revisit a classic Around Comics episode from 2007. Join Sal, Chris, Tom and Skottie as they discuss The Exterminators, Dynamo 5, Wonder Woman Annual #1, Goldfish, Eduardo Risso's Tales of Terror, and Black Summer #3 and more.

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Oct 9, 2017

Our Hero gets into a New York state of mind to go over all the most interesting news from New York Comicon - The return of Tom Strong, the resurrection of Vertigo, the resurgence of Milestone, Punisher events being cancelled, Marvel’s partnership with an arms dealer and the online uproar it caused, Oni press leaving Diamond and more.

 

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Oct 5, 2017

Our Hero dives deep into the current comic book pile to find the rare gems, the hidden treasures, the top of the stack of current comic book issues. This week -- Batman: White Knight #1, Eugenics #1, Slots #1 and Spread #22

Week of 10/05/2017

 

Batman: White Knight #1 (DC Comics)

By Sean Murphy (w, a) Matt Hollingsworth (c) Todd Klein (l)

 

Slots #1 (Image)

By Dan Panosian (w,p,i,c) Pat Brosseau (l)

 

Eugenic #1 (of 3) (Boom!)

By James Tynion IV (w) Eryk Donovan (p,i)  Dee Cunniffe (c) Jim Campbell (l)

 

Spread #22 (Image)

By Justin Jordan (w) John Bivens (p,i) Felipe Sobreiro (c) CRANK! (l)

  

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Oct 4, 2017

Our Hero delves into the @Bigbangtheory and why it is both popular and hated, how we as geeks and nerds have a hard time laughing at ourselves, why sandals and flip-flops are for adults, a fictional theory and how the brain tries to make order from chaos, jiu-jitsu is humbling, District X Vol. 1 is the Book of the Month for October, and more on a riotous rambling recording.

 

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Sep 29, 2017

Our Hero rants ridiculously about the difficulties of working for people that don’t trust you to do your job, why famous people think they are saving the world, how the Big Bang Theory is more popular than Twin Peaks, the latest episode of Gotham, Jim Gordon's narcissism, The Orville, philosophical games and a call to some old friends.

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Sep 28, 2017

Our Hero dives deep into the current comic book pile to find the rare gems, the hidden treasures, the top of the stack of current comic book issues. This week -- FuJitsu #1, Batman: The Murder Machine #1, Marvel Legacy #1 - Spoiler Warning!

 

Week of 09/27/2017

 

Fu Jitsu #1  (Aftershock)

By Jai Nitz [w] Wesley St. Claire [a] Ryane Hill [l]

 

Batman: The Murder Machine #1  (DC Comics)

By Frank Tieri & James Tynion IV (w) Riccardo Federici (a)

 

Marvel: Legacy #1  (Marvel)

By Jason Aaron (w) Esab Ribic * (a) + others

 

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Sep 27, 2017

Our Hero gets back in the saddle with a rant about comic book sales and how every camp will use data to prove they are right. Meanwhile...we get deep into more discussion about fans attacking creators online, Rick & Morty writers being threatened, creators reactions and more.

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Sep 21, 2017

Our Hero dives deep into the current comic book pile to find the rare gems, the hidden treasures, the top of the stack of current comic book issues. This week -- Dark Ark #1, Super Sons #8, The Librarians #1 and Guardians of the Galaxy #1 - Spoiler Warning!

--SPOLIERS--

Week of 09/20/2017

 

Dark Ark #1  (Aftershock)

By Cullen Bunn [w] Juan Doe [a] Ryane Hill [l]

 

Super Sons #8  (DC Comics)

By Peter J.Tomasi [w] Jorge Jiménez [a] Alejandro Sanchez [c] Alw’s Dave [l]

 

The Librarians #1  (Dynamite)

By Will Pfiefer [w] Rodney Buchemi [a] Wesley Manuel [c] Troy Peteri [l]

 

All-New Guardians of the Galaxy - Annual #1  (Marvel Comics)

By Chad Bowers & Chris Sims (w) Danilo Beyruth  (p,i) Tamra Bonvillain (c) 

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Sep 14, 2017

--SPOLIERS--

Week of 09/13/2017

 

Made Men #1  (Oni Press)

By Paul Tobin (w) Arjuna Sisina (p,i) Gonzalo Duarte (i) Saida Temofonte (c)

 

Sacred Creatures  #1  (Image Comics)

By Klaus Jansen [w] Pablo Raimondi [w, p, i,c]

 

The Realm   #1  (Image Comics)

By Seth M. Peck [w] Jeremy Haun [p, i] Nick Filardi [c]

 

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Sep 7, 2017

ToS - Week of 09/06/2017

 

Batman #30 (#27)  (DC Comics)

By Tom King (w) Clay Mann (p) Seth Mann (i) Jordie Bellaire (c)

 

Jessica Jones #12  (Marvel Comics)

By Brian Michael Bendis (w) Michael Gaydos & Javier Pulido (p) (i) Matt Hollingsworth  (c)

 

Astro City #47  (Vertigo Comics)

By Kurt Busiek (w) Mike Norton (p) (i) Peter Pantazis (c)

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Aug 31, 2017

First up a little additional talk about digital sales and the market as well as the glitch in the Matrix that is Tim Seeley’s Pigeon Person controversy. Then Sal digs into the spinner rack to see what the best comics of the week are.

ToS - Week of 08/30/2017

Jimmy’s Basterds #1-3 (Aftershock)

By Garth Ennis (w) Russ Braun (p) (i) John Kalisz (c)

 

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Aug 30, 2017

Sal delves deep into the problems with the direct market, how digital sales should be embraced, why publishers need you to pre-order books, the choke-hold Diamond distribution has on comics, and the ‘Love is Love’ controversy in the return of Nerd Rage!

 

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