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The Big Monkey Podcast!

The Big Monkey Podcast!

The Big Monkey Comics Crew out of Washington, DC discusses comics, popular culture, superheroes, and whether Hal Jordan's eyes really follow you across the page.

10/18/07: Grant Morrison, Brian Michael Bendis, and Good Writing 2007/10/23, 17:17
10/18/07: Grant Morrison, Brian Michael Bendis, and Good Writing

Angels in Spaceships!  Law and Order: Spider-man style! Praise for Aquaman!  In this, our twelfth podcast, the panelists get together to talk writers.  We chat about Grant Morrison. We converse about Brian Michael Bendis.  We gossip about what make good comic writing.  So come and listen.  Also, the mysteries of Scip’s laugh revealed!<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=27&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

10/04/07: Iron Fist, Blue Beetle and Retroactive Continuity 2007/10/08, 17:42
10/04/07: Iron Fist, Blue Beetle and Retroactive Continuity

Brooklyn head butts! Scip and Devon talk about crying! Poor little rich boys! In this, our eleventh podcast, the panelists talk about what is being done right in comics. That’s right, we do not only complain. So listen to hear us talk Iron Fist, Blue Beetle and the Retcon. Sugar is sweet – except when [...]<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=26&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

09/14/07: One More Day, DC Soap Opera, and 90’s Comics 2007/09/18, 17:07
09/14/07: One More Day, DC Soap Opera, and 90’s Comics

Guest Panelists! Wacky Hi-jinx! In this our tenth podcast, the panelists talk about Spider-Man plugging along, the soap opera-zation (made up word) of the DC and what we learned from 90’s comics. Come and listen to how we get from Meatloaf (the singer) to The Circle of Life (the song) in fifteen minutes. Para-dig this!<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=25&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

09/14/07: One More Day, DC Soap Opera, and 90’s Comics 2007/09/18, 17:07
09/14/07: One More Day, DC Soap Opera, and 90’s Comics

Guest Panelists! Wacky Hi-jinx! In this our tenth podcast, the panelists talk about Spider-Man plugging along, the soap opera-zation (made up word) of the DC and what we learned from 90’s comics. Come and listen to how we get from Meatloaf (the singer) to The Circle of Life (the song) in fifteen minutes. Para-dig this!<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=25&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

08/30/07: Teen Titans, Geek Culture, Comic Adaptations 2007/09/01, 18:40
08/30/07: Teen Titans, Geek Culture, Comic Adaptations

The Loss of DC Teen Innocence! Scip recommends the Green Arrow! Then it rains frogs and we all get boils! O.k. that last one was a lie. In this ninth Big Monkey Podcast, the panelists talk the history of the Teen Titans, the growth of geek culture in America, and comic adaptations. Find out what [...]<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=24&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

8/16/2007: Jack Kirby, Jack Kirby and Mike Wieringo 2007/08/19, 07:08
8/16/2007: Jack Kirby, Jack Kirby and Mike Wieringo

Black Manta gets a pet! Big Barda gets complimented on her fashion! Ben gets accused of Un-American beliefs! In our eighth Big Monkey Podcast, our heroes talk about Jack Kirby’s legacy at both DC and Marvel and the sad passing of comic creator Mike Wieringo. Do not miss the most dramatic of dramatic readings and [...]<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=23&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

8/2/2007: DC Miniseries, World War Hulk, and San Diego Comic Con 2007/08/09, 09:23
8/2/2007: DC Miniseries, World War Hulk, and San Diego Comic Con

In our seventh Big Monkey Podcast, our heroes discuss the proliferation of DC mini-series, explain the Marvel Universe in under 20 seconds while talking like the Hulk, and talk about their dates to nerd prom. Special features for this week include still more mocking of Ben&#8217;s love of girl comics, and a very special message [...]<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=22&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

7/26/2007: Black Canary, Mike Carey Interview, and New Readers 2007/07/31, 03:04
7/26/2007: Black Canary, Mike Carey Interview, and New Readers

Big Monkey Podcast #6, now with an actual girl on our panel. Hear a woman take on fishnets and kung fu &#8212; two great tastes that taste great together! Thrill to an interview with comics superstar Mike Carey! And hear us solve the problem of introducing new readers to comics once and for all. All [...]<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=21&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

7/19/2007: Green Arrow, Skrulls, and Indie Comics 2007/07/24, 03:07
7/19/2007: Green Arrow, Skrulls, and Indie Comics

This week, in Big Monkey Podcast #5: Green Arrow! The Skrull Invasion! Indie Comics! Also, Scip calls something Marvel-related the best thing since sliced bread, Jon Carey describes our wardrobes while simultaneously insulting half the Internet, Jon Brooks expresses his love of a Canadian slacker, and Devon is still single.<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=19&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />

6/20/2007: The Legion of Superheroes, The X-Men, Heroclix 2007/06/26, 02:35
6/20/2007: The Legion of Superheroes, The X-Men, Heroclix

Big angsty teams, by both DC and Marvel! Heroclix! Devon looking for love! Ben admitting his love of girl comics! All this, dramatic readings, recommendations, our ever-present lightning round, and a comic book writing superstar visiting the store? What else could it be, but Big Monkey Podcast #3!<img class="img-responsive" alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=bigmonkeypodcast.wordpress.com&#038;blog=1190759&#038;post=18&#038;subd=bigmonkeypodcast&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />