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We pick a specific topic and geek out about it. Comics, TV, movies, books, you name it, we’ll cover it. Hosted by Deanna Chapman.
057: Mindhunter S1
Nov 14 • 74 min
Julie Linzer returns to the podcast to discuss Mindhunter. We talk about the show's casting, setting, story, and where season two could potentially go. Special Guest: Julie Linzer.Links:Mindhunter - NetflixMindhunter - IMDbMindhunter spoilers: Season 1…
056: Phasma
Nov 7 • 43 min
Sean Gonzalez returns to discuss Phasma by Delilah S. Dawson. Special Guest: Sean Gonzalez.
055: Arrowverse
Oct 31 • 56 min
Craig Manning returns to the podcast to discuss the Arrowverse. We dive into the three live-action shows, discuss some of the CW Seed shows, and briefly touch on Supergirl's move to The CW. Side note: I mistakenly said that Ragman's name in Arrow is Cory,…
054: Yellowcard
Oct 24 • 59 min
Becky Kovach returns to discuss one of her favorite bands, Yellowcard. We talk about their studio albums, some of our favorite songs, and more.Special Guest: Becky Kovach.Links:Yellowcard Albums - AmazonAlways Summer: A Farewell to Yellowcard • chorus.fm
053: Freelance Work
Oct 17 • 72 min
Ian Baldwin returns to the podcast to discuss freelance work. We talk about what type of work we do, how we manage it, and more.Special Guest: Ian Baldwin.Links:Wave AppsNow — Hear&SeeDeanna's Portfolio
052: LEGO Batman + Mask of the Phantasm
Oct 10 • 56 min
Jason Tate returns for some Batman discussion. We talk about The LEGO Batman Movie and Batman: Mask of the Phantasm.Special Guest: Jason Tate.Sponsored By:Loot Crate Promo Code: bridge10Links:The LEGO Batman Movie (2017) - IMDbThe LEGO Batman Movie -…
051: The Leftovers
Oct 3 • 45 min
Derek Hayes returns to the podcast to chat about The Leftovers. We break the show down by each season and then give some overall thoughts. Links:The Leftovers - HBO The Leftovers (novel) - WikipediaThe Leftovers - IMDbThe Leftovers - Amazon
050: Digital Storage and Backup Data
Sep 26 • 64 min
Jacob Tender returns to the podcast for an extremely geeky chat about digital storage and backing up data. Special Guest: Jacob Tender.Links:Seagate - Storing the world’s digital contentStoring The Worlds Data | Western DigitalBackblazeAppCleanerRenamer -…
049: Arrival
Sep 19 • 46 min
Sean Gonzalez returns to the podcast to discuss Arrival. We talk about the casting, characters, language, visual effects, and more. Special Guest: Sean Gonzalez.Links:Arrival - AmazonStory of Your Life by Ted Chiang The Sapir-Whorf HypothesisSean Gonzalez…
048: Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Sep 12 • 65 min
Julie Linzer joins the podcast for round two of the Captain America discussion. This week, we talk about Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Special Guest: Julie Linzer.Links:Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - IMDbCaptain America: The Winter…
047: Planet Hulk
Sep 5 • 54 min
Max Mallet returns to discuss Planet Hulk. We break it down by each story arc and talk about what we liked and what we thought could have been added to the story. P.S. I incorrectly called the third arc Annihilation instead of it's correct title,…
046: The Defenders
Aug 29 • 51 min
Leigh Monson returns to talk all about Marvel's latest addition to their Netflix shows, The Defenders. We discuss what worked, what didn't, what we hope Marvel does going forward, and so much more.Special Guest: Leigh Monson.Sponsored By:Loot Crate Promo…
045: American Gods Season 1
Aug 22 • 35 min
Becky Kovach returns to discuss the first season of American Gods. Special Guest: Becky Kovach.Links:American Gods Official Site | STARZAmerican Gods - IMDbWelcome to Geekdom 027: American Gods
044: Deadly and Superior Foes of Spider-Man
Aug 15 • 71 min
Tim Hardie returns to the podcast to discuss The Deadly Foes of Spider-Man, The Superior Foes of Spider-Man, and a bit about the Spider-Man universe Sony plans to build.Special Guest: Tim Hardie.Links:Deadly Foes of Spider-Man - AmazonSuperior Foes of…
043: The Wonder Years
Aug 8 • 59 min
Scott Fugger returns to the podcast to talk about The Wonder Years. We discuss their early career, their biggest albums, what could be next, and more. This episode was recorded prior to the news of the upcoming acoustic EP, Burst & Decay.Special Guest:…
042: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Aug 1 • 65 min
MJ Rawls returns to the podcast to discuss Star Wars: The Force Awakens. We talk about the casting, old vs. new, and a ton more. We also give some predictions for Star Wars: The Last Jedi towards the end of the episode.Special Guest: MJ Rawls.Links:Star…
041: Carly Rae Jepsen
Jul 25 • 44 min
Mitchell McDonald joins the podcast to talk about Carly Rae Jepsen, her career, what could come next for her, and more. Sponsored By:Vinyl Me, PleaseLinks:Carly Rae Jepsen's websiteCarly Rae Jepsen music - AmazonMitchell McDonald on Twitter
040: Captain America: The First Avenger
Jul 18 • 85 min
Julie Linzer joins to talk about Captain America: The First Avenger. We discuss casting, the storyline, visual effects, and more. P.S. Sorry about the audio quality not being what it usually is. My audio ended up recording via my laptop instead of my mic…
039: Wonder Woman
Jul 11 • 59 min
Becky Kovach returns to talk all about Wonder Woman. We discuss the casting, what we liked about the movie, and more.Special Guest: Becky Kovach.Links:Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman Pay Gap Is a Viral Misunderstanding'Wonder Woman' Director Patty Jenkins Talks…
038: Frank Ocean
Jul 4 • 86 min
Jacob Tender returns to talk about Frank Ocean's early career, his discography, and so much more.Special Guest: Jacob Tender.Links:Undocumented: The Frank Ocean Rarities Collection — curbside.audioFrank Ocean List - curbside.audioFrank Ocean: A Look Back…
037: Astonishing X-Men: Gifted
Jun 27 • 49 min
Max Mallet returns to discuss the first story arc in Joss Whedon's Astonishing X-Men.Special Guest: Max Mallet.Links:Astonishing X-Men, Vol. 1: Gifted - AmazonJoss Whedon - WikipediaMax Mallet on Twitter
036: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1 & 2
Jun 20 • 56 min
Leigh Monson joins to talk about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1 and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.Special Guest: Leigh Monson.Sponsored By:GameflyLinks:Guardians of the Galaxy - MarvelGuardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 - MarvelGuardians of the Galaxy Movie +…
035: All-New Wolverine: The Four Sisters
Jun 13 • 38 min
Tim Hardie returns to discuss "The Four Sisters" story arc in the first volume of All-New Wolverine.Special Guest: Tim Hardie.Links:All-New Wolverine Vol. 1: The Four Sisters - AmazonAll-New Wolverine (2015 - Present) - MarvelTim Hardie on Twitter
034: twenty one pilots
Jun 6 • 47 min
Ian Baldwin joins to talk about twenty one pilots. We discuss their albums, recent singles, and more.Special Guest: Ian Baldwin.Links:twenty one pilots Official Website twenty one pilots - AmazonVessel - AmazonBlurryface - Amazontwenty one pilots on…
033: Jason Isbell
May 30 • 58 min
Craig Manning returns to the podcast this week to talk about Jason Isbell and his six full-length albums. Special Guest: Craig Manning.Links:Jason Isbell's SiteThe Nashville Sound - AmazonSomething More Than Free - AmazonSoutheastern - AmazonHere We Rest…
032: Spidey Extravaganza Part 1
May 23 • 73 min
Jason Tate returns to the podcast to talk about The Spectacular Spider-Man, Spider-Gwen, and Miles Morales. Comics covered include Spider-Gwen #1-5, Spider-Gwen #1-18, Spider-Man #1-15, Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #1-28, and Miles Morales: Ultimate…
031: Darth Vader Vol. 1
May 16 • 42 min
Max Mallet returns to the podcast to talk about Darth Vader Vol. 1 by Kieron Gillen.Special Guest: Max Mallet.Links:Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 1 - AmazonAnakin Skywalker - WookieepediaMax Mallet on Twitter
030: Marvel Unlimited
May 9 • 48 min
Scott Fugger joins the podcast to discuss Marvel Unlimited. We go over what we like about the app and how we think it can improve.Sponsored By:Loot Crate Promo Code: bridge10Links:Marvel Unlimited Scott Fugger on Twitter
029: 1984
May 2 • 48 min
Trent Gill joins the podcast this week to talk about George Orwell's 1984.Sponsored By:Loot Crate Promo Code: bridge10Links:1984 by George Orwell - Amazon1984: The masterpiece that killed George Orwell | Books | The GuardianFour Kinds of Dystopia | Darren…
028: V for Vendetta
Apr 25 • 37 min
MJ Rawls returns to chat about V for Vendetta. We cover the comic book and the movie adaptation.Special Guest: MJ Rawls.Sponsored By:Loot Crate Promo Code: bridge10Links:V for Vendetta - AmazonV for Vendetta (2005) - IMDbAlan Moore: why I turned my back…
027: American Gods
Apr 18 • 39 min
Becky Kovach joins the podcast to discuss American Gods by Neil Gaiman. We also discuss some of his other books and the upcoming adaptation of the book on Starz. Special Guest: Becky Kovach.Sponsored By:Loot Crate Promo Code: bridge10Links:American Gods…
026: Stephen King
Apr 11 • 49 min
Ryan Gardner returns to chat about Stephen King. We discuss his books, movie and TV adaptations, and more.Links:Stephen King's websiteStephen King on AmazonStephen King on TwitterJ.J. Abrams Talks "Castle Rock"; Many Iconic Stephen King Characters…
025: Kacey Musgraves
Apr 4 • 48 min
Craig Manning returns to the podcast to talk about Kacey Musgraves. We discuss her albums, her career, and the state of country radio.Special Guest: Craig Manning.Links:Kacey Musgraves | Official SiteKacey Musgraves on TwitterKacey Musgraves Acoustic…
024: Y: The Last Man
Mar 28 • 59 min
Michael Rodino joins the podcast to talk all about Y: The Last Man. Links:Intro Song: Overdue by Save FaceY: The Last Man - WikipediaFX’s Y: The Last Man TV series still in development, will be an ongoing drama - PolygonY: The Last Man - AmazonY: The Last…
023: All-Star Superman
Mar 21 • 65 min
Tim Hardie joins the podcast this week to talk about All-Star Superman by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely. P.S. I am aware I accidentally said episode instead of issue when first talking about the Lois Lane issue. Apparently, I've been watching too much…
022: Apple Music
Mar 14 • 84 min
Jacob Tender returns to the podcast to geek out about Apple Music.Special Guest: Jacob Tender.Links:Apple Music is a nightmare and I’m done with itMusic - AppleMacStories coverage of Apple MusicJacob on TwitterApple Music on TwitterAGD EntertainmentASCAP…
021: Almost Famous
Mar 7 • 52 min
Jameson Ketchum joins the podcast to discuss Almost Famous. Links:Almost Famous (2000) - IMDbAlmost Famous - WikipediaAlmost Famous - AmazonAlmost Famous Soundtrack - AmazonJameson on TwitterGodspeed Podcast
020: Tarkin
Feb 28 • 39 min
Sean Gonzalez joins the podcast this week to talk about Tarkin by James Luceno. We do get into spoilers, so be sure to read the book before listening!Special Guest: Sean Gonzalez.Links:Tarkin by James Luceno - AmazonTarkin (novel) - WookieepediaJames…
019: Old Man Logan (Millar)
Feb 21 • 42 min
Derek Hayes joins the podcast this week to talk about Mark Millar's Old Man Logan. The run takes place in Wolverine #66–72 and ended with Wolverine Giant-Size Old Man Logan. Spoilers are abundant so be sure to read it before you listen!Links:Old Man Logan…
018: Batman: The Animated Series
Feb 14 • 54 min
Jason Tate joins the podcast to talk about Batman: The Animated Series. We go over some of our favorite episodes, discuss Kevin Conroy as Batman, and more. Special Guest: Jason Tate.Links:Batman: The Animated Series | Batman WikiBatman: The Animated…
017: Media Consumption
Feb 7 • 73 min
Ryan Gardner makes his first appearance on the podcast to talk about all of the various ways we consume media. Links:Find Your Local LibraryOverDrive: eBooks, audiobooks, and videos for librariesHooplaNetflixAmazon PrimeHulu
016: Deadly Class: Reagan Youth
Jan 31 • 45 min
Max Mallet returns to talk about the first volume of Deadly Class by Rick Remender.Special Guest: Max Mallet.Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Deadly Class, Vol. 1: Reagan Youth TP | Releases | Image ComicsDeadly Class: Reagan Youth - AmazonDeadly…
015: True Romance
Jan 24 • 56 min
James Shotwell returns to the podcast to talk about one of his favorite movies, True Romance.Links:True Romance (1993) - IMDbJames ShotwellJames Shotwell's writing at Substream MagazineHaulix Daily
014: Stranger Things
Jan 17 • 43 min
Derrick Rossignol joins the podcast this week to talk about Stranger Things.Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Stranger Things on NetflixStranger Things (TV Series 2016– ) - IMDbStranger Things (TV series) - WikipediaDerrick Rossignol on Twitter
013: Gotham
Jan 10 • 50 min
This week on the podcast, Murjani Rawls joins to talk about the first three seasons of Gotham.Special Guest: MJ Rawls.Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Gotham - FOXGotham (TV series) - WikipediaGotham - IMDbMJ on Twitter
012: Arrow
Jan 3 • 68 min
Craig Manning joins to talk about The CW show Arrow. Special Guest: Craig Manning.Links:Arrow - WikipediaArrow - IMDbArrow Seasons 1-4 on AmazonCraig Manning on Twitter
011: Rogue One
Dec 27, 2016 • 61 min
Bobby Darling returns to the podcast to talk all about the latest Star Wars movie, Rogue One.Links:Rogue One: A Star Wars Story | Official SiteRogue One - WikipediaCatalyst by James Luceno on Amazon
010: Batman: The Long Halloween
Dec 13, 2016 • 39 min
Max Mallet joins the podcast to talk all about Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale's Batman: The Long Halloween.Special Guest: Max Mallet.Links:Batman: The Long Halloween - WikipediaBatman: The Long Halloween on Amazon
009: Titans
Dec 6, 2016 • 40 min
Brett Booth joins the podcast to talk about his work as the penciller on Titans. Links:Brett Booth - WikipediaBrett Booth | DCTITANS 2016 | DCBrett Booth on Twitter
008: Minnesota Timberwolves
Nov 29, 2016 • 38 min
Joe Urban joins the podcast this week to talk about the Minnesota Timberwolves. P.S. Apologies for the audio quality this week. I am working on fixing that!Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Minnesota Timberwolves
007: Star Wars Rebels
Nov 15, 2016 • 56 min
Jacob Tender returns to talk all about Star Wars Rebels. Special Guest: Jacob Tender.Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"A New Dawn - AmazonAhsoka - AmazonLords of the Sith - AmazonTarkin - AmazonBantha FodderJacob on Twitter
006: Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Nov 8, 2016 • 46 min
This week, we talk all about Star Wars: The Clone Wars and how it fits into the Star Wars universe. Links:Star Wars: The Clone Wars | StarWars.comStar Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 TV series) - WikipediaStar Wars: The Clone Wars (TV Series 2008–2015) -…
005: Harry Potter Movies
Nov 1, 2016 • 50 min
Chris Fago joins the podcast to talk all about the Harry Potter movies after he recently watched them all within a one-week period. Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Harry Potter Movies - AmazonHarry Potter (film series) - WikipediaChristopher Fago…
004: Graphic Design
Oct 25, 2016 • 46 min
This week, Ian Baldwin joins to talk about graphic design. We discuss the various tools you can use, teaching yourself design, and more. Special Guest: Ian Baldwin.Links:Intro Song: Save Face -…
003: Nicolas Cage
Oct 18, 2016 • 62 min
This week, James Shotwell joins the podcast to talk all about Nicolas Cage. We dive into his early movies and talk about what's next for him with a little bit of everything in between. Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Nicolas Cage - IMDbNicolas Cage…
002: We Love Libraries
Oct 11, 2016 • 48 min
This week, Meghin Moore joins to talk all about libraries. We discuss when we started going to them, how we use them now, and more. Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"GoodreadsFind your local libraryMeghin on Twitter
001: We Watch A Lot Of TV
Oct 4, 2016 • 72 min
In the first episode of Welcome to Geekdom, Jacob Tender joins to discuss how we consume TV. We cover Netflix, cable, and more. Special Guest: Jacob Tender.Links:Intro Song: Save Face - "Overdue"Plex Media Server - Your media on all your devicesiShows TV…