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B&Y Podcast – Episode #20 – Comic Book Round-Up

B&Y Podcast – Episode #20 – Comic Book Round-Up

EPISODE #20 - INFINITY AND BEYOND (07Dec2017) - On this episode, Black and Yellow do a deep dive on all of the comic book properties dropped in November.  Thor: Ragnarok, Justice League, season 4 of the Flash and the season 5 premiere of Agents of Shield all get a mention.  We also discuss what's next … Continue reading B&Y Podcast – Episode #20 – Comic Book Round-Up

What Are You Doing Here?:  Flawed Heroes and BoJack Horseman and put all of that in bold after the colon

What Are You Doing Here?: Flawed Heroes and BoJack Horseman and put all of that in bold after the colon

Writing a review of BoJack Horseman is going to be hard.  Well, writing a good one, anyway. It's destined to be uneven. While it sharply satirizes the foibles and trappings of fame in Hollywood, along with the crushing emptiness that can often accompany success, one season two episode also features seven different euphemisms for, and … Continue reading What Are You Doing Here?: Flawed Heroes and BoJack Horseman and put all of that in bold after the colon

B&Y Podcast – Episode #5 – THROOOOOONEEESSSS

B&Y Podcast – Episode #5 – THROOOOOONEEESSSS

THROOOOOONES! - You know you're jonesing for it.  Like Clayton Bigsby in a detox center, people are missing the intrigue, sex and murder Game of Thrones brings into our lives.  We're here to fill the void.  It's a full season 7 recap with unfounded theories, Littlefinger slander and compromising when it comes to 'incest'.  Come … Continue reading B&Y Podcast – Episode #5 – THROOOOOONEEESSSS

S7E6+E7 (Finale): “Beyond the Wall” + “The Dragon and the Wolf”

S7E6+E7 (Finale): “Beyond the Wall” + “The Dragon and the Wolf”

(By J. Huang / Yellow) This is a combined recap of Game of Thrones Season 7 last two episodes. Spoilers, spoilers and spoilers all the way ‘til 2019. Beyond the Wall After hyping the fuck out of this next episode being exactly like a Magnificent 7 movie, I feel completely validated. The opening interactions between … Continue reading S7E6+E7 (Finale): “Beyond the Wall” + “The Dragon and the Wolf”

Life in the Age of the Crossover: A “Defenders” Review

Life in the Age of the Crossover: A “Defenders” Review

When Marvel Television announced their deal with Netflix over three years ago, they were not shy about their ambitions.  The Avengers $1B dollar release clearly indicated that their concept of a shared universe was not only working, but was popular enough to sustain more products.  So, what would have seemed overly ambitious for any other … Continue reading Life in the Age of the Crossover: A “Defenders” Review

S7E4 – “The Spoils of War” – an instant classic

S7E4 – “The Spoils of War” – an instant classic

(By J.Huang / Yellow) It is now Thursday evening. I am still physically shaking from the rush of watching this instant fan favorite of an episode 96 hours later. I have rediscovered Coldplay’s 2000 album Parachutes. It’s hypnotic melodies have helped me re-center and calm my hands enough to write this episode’s recap. Breathe in, … Continue reading S7E4 – “The Spoils of War” – an instant classic