Cultural Wormhole (cultural wormhole)

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, David and Paul discuss the latest big screen offering from Lucasfilm, Solo: A Star Wars Story. Yes, there will be spoilers. Plus, the guys discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly side of all the other Star Wars movie buzz.

(Did we say spoilers? Because there will be SPOILERS!!!)

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David and Paul are finally back and they've got a lot of ground to cover. This episode the guys get back to the business of reviewing the Star Wars comics that came out over the past few months. They discuss the Last Jedi tie-in one-shots and the new Thrawn mini-series.


Star Wars Issues
Jedi of the Republic: Mace Windu #5
Star Wars: Thrawn #1 - 3
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - The Storms of Crait #1
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - DJ #1
Darth Vader #10 - 14
Doctor Aphra #15 - 18
Star Wars #40 - 46
Poe Dameron #22 - 26

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast Paul and Antony spool up the spore drive and take a look at the first season of Star Trek: Discovery. Set phasers for Spoilers!

(Did we say spoilers? Because there will be SPOILERS!!!)

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast David and Paul discuss the latest chapter in the Skywalker saga - Star Wars: The Last Jedi. 

(Did we say spoilers? Because there will be SPOILERS!!!)

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast David and Paul begin their look of the Kieron Gillen era of the main Star Wars ongoing comic book series. Plus, they discuss the rest of the comics that came out over the past few months from a galaxy far, far away.

Star Wars Issues

Jedi of the Republic: Mace Windu #2 - 4
Darth Vader #6 - 9
Doctor Aphra #12 - 14
Star Wars Annual #3
Star Wars #36 - 39
Poe Dameron #19 - 21
Journey to Star Wars The Last Jedi - Captain Phasma #2 - 4

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, David and Paul see the debut of the new Darth Vader series and mini-series starring Mace Windu and Captain Phasma. Plus, they are treated to annual issues from Doctor Aphra and Poe Dameron.

Star Wars Issues
Darth Maul #4 - 5
Mace Windu #1
Darth Vader #1 - 5
Star Wars: Rogue One - Cassian & K-2SO #1
Doctor Aphra #7
Star Wars #32
Doctor Aphra #8
Doctor Aphra Annual #1
Doctor Aphra #9 - 11
Star Wars #33 - 35
Poe Dameron Annual #1
Poe Dameron #16 - 18
Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Captain Phasma #1

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It's genre mash-up time, folks! In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Antony and Paul take Redneck from Image Comics and World Reader from AfterShock Comics on the Three Issue Test Drive.

Three Issue Test Drive - Redneck #1 - 3 and World Reader #1 - 3.

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Antony and Paul briefly talk about the Wonder Woman film. Then the take Monstress from Image Comics and America from Marvel Comics on the Three Issue Test Drive.

Three Issue Test Drive - Monstress #10 - 12 and America #1 - 3.

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In space no one can hear you scream... unless you're in the Screaming Citadel. In this episode, David and Paul a look at the newest crossover between Star Wars and Doctor Aphra. Plus, they review the latest issues from Darth Maul and Poe Dameron.

Star Wars Issues - Darth Maul #3, Poe Dameron #13 - 15, Doctor Aphra #6, Star Wars: Screaming Citadel #1, and Star Wars #31.

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, David and Paul take James Bond: Felix Leiter from Dynamite and Steve Rogers: Captain America from Marvel on the Three Issue Test Drive. Witness Paul's embarrassing lack of James Bond knowledge. Thrill to David's confusion over the current state of Captain America.

Three Issue Test Drive - James Bond: Felix Leiter #1 - 3 and Steve Rogers: Captain America #13 - 15. 

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David and Paul are back to review the latest Star Wars comics from Marvel Entertainment. They discuss the detailed art of Darth Maul, the awesomeness of Terex in Poe Dameron, Doctor Aphra's moral ambiguity, and try to figure out whatever the hell is going on in Star Wars with Yoda.

Star Wars Issues - Darth Maul #2, Poe Dameron #11 & 12, Doctor Aphra #4 & 5, and Star Wars #28 & 30.

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Antony and Paul take Odyssey of the Amazons from DC Comics and Red Dog from 451 on the Three Issue Test Drive.

Three Issue Test Drive - Odyssey of the Amazons #1 - 3 and Red Dog #1 - 3.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 23

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Antony and Paul take Jessica Jones from Marvel Comics and Motor Crush from Image Comics on the Three Issue Test Drive. But before that, they'll take DC Comics' The Wild Storm #1 for a Quick Spin.

Quick Spin - The Wild Storm #1

Three Issue Test Drive - Jessica Jones #1 - 3 and Motor Crush #1 - 3

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In this installment of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast David and Paul salute the life and career of Carrie Fisher, mention the Episode 8 title reveal, and discuss the latest Star Wars comics from Marvel.

Star Wars Issues - Poe Dameron #9 - 10, Doctor Aphra #1 - 3, Darth Maul #1, Star Wars Annual #2, and Star Wars #26 - 27.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 21

Allison, Antony, David, and Paul storm the beaches of Scarif for a spoiler-filled conversation about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story! Half of our team enjoyed the film, while the other half... not so much. This episode has discussion, debate, and disagreement! Will they all still be friends in the end? Find out on Cultural Wormhole Episode 21!

(Did we say spoilers? Because there will be SPOILERS!!!)

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 20

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, David and Paul travel to the Wizarding World and discuss Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. We've got dueling national perspectives and magical sexual awakenings. Don't miss out! 

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 19

In this installment of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast David and Paul say a heartfelt good-bye to the Darth Vader series by Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca. Plus, they discuss the latest issues of Star Wars, Poe Dameron, and Han Solo.

Star Wars Issues - Poe Dameron #6 - 8, Han Solo #3 - 5, Star Wars #23 - 25, and Darth Vader #25.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 18

In this installment of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Antony and Paul check in on some of the books that they've been following since the DC Rebirth relaunch. The guys have indepth looks at Green Lanterns, Wonder Woman, Detective Comics, and more!

DC Rebirth Close-Up - Green Lanterns, Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps, Superman, Superwoman, Wonder Woman, Batman, and Detective Comics.  

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 17

It's time again to venture to a galaxy far, far away as David and Paul look at the latest Star Wars comic books published by Marvel Entertainment. There's prison breaks and Star Destroyer stealing to be witnessed in this crop of issues. Plus, the guys discuss the latest Rogue One trailer and the fact that they are going to feel so empty once the Darth Vader series wraps up.

Star Wars Issues - Poe Dameron #4 - 5, Han Solo #2, Star Wars #21 - 22, and Darth Vader #22 - 24.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 16

David and Paul are back for another look at the Star Wars comics published by Marvel Comics. Plus, David enthusiastically points out the fabulousness that is Agent Terex.

Star Wars Issues - Obi-Wan & Anakin #4 - 5, Poe Dameron #2 - 3, Han Solo #1, Star Wars #18 - 20, and Darth Vader #20 - 21.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 15

It's another round of Rebirth as Antony, David, and Paul take a look at second crop of relaunched titles from DC Comics!

DC Universe: Rebirth - Wonder Woman: Rebirth #1, Flash: Rebirth #1, Aquaman: Rebirth #1, Action Comics #957, and Detective Comics #934.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 14

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast it's do-over time once again for DC Comics as Antony, David, and Paul take a look at the first crop of books from the DC Universe: Rebirth.

The Cultural Wormhole Grading Scale!
1. Yes! Enthusiastically on board!
2. Liked it. Will give it a three issue test drive.
3. Meh. Didn't rock my world.
4. Huh? What the hell is going on here?
5. Garbage.

DC Universe: Rebirth - DC Universe: Rebirth #1, Batman: Rebirth #1, Green Arrow: Rebirth #1, Green Lanterns: Rebirth #1, and Superman: Rebirth #1.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 13

David and Paul are finally back for a look at the latest Star Wars comics published by Marvel. Also, they discuss the much anticipated trailer for Rogue One.

Rogue Issues: Obi-Wan & Anakin #2 - 3, Poe Dameron #1, C-3PO #1, Star Wars #15 - 17,  and Darth Vader #16 - 19.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 12

After multiple viewings of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, David and Paul are finally back to discuss all the Star Wars comics that came out over the last few months from Marvel Comics.

The Issues Awaken - Chewbacca #2 - 5, Obi-Wan & Anakin #1, Star Wars #11 & 12, Star Wars Annual #1, Darth Vader #12, Darth Vader Annual #1, Star Wars: Vader Down #1, Darth Vader #13, Star Wars #13, Darth Vader #14, Star Wars #14, and Darth Vader #15.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 11

Not so long ago in a galaxy not too far away, Allison, Antony, David and Paul decided to band together to discuss Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Join the gang for a very spoiler-filled episode as they talk about this much anticipated film!

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 10

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Allison, Antony, David, and Paul discuss the latest and possibly greatest addition to the Marvel Cinematic and Television Universe - Jessica Jones. Beware of spoilers! (Please note that a clicking noise begins about 29 minutes into the program and continues for 30 more. Our apologies, but there isn't anything we can do about it.)

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 9

David and Paul have the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer on their brains and their excitement has washed over into this podcast. Also, the guys discuss the latest Star Wars comics, including the start of a mini-series starring everyone's favorite Wookie. Oh, plus they debate trees.

Return of the Issues - Lando #5, Chewbacca #1, Darth Vader #10 - 11, Star Wars #10, Star Wars: Shattered Empire #2 - 4.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 8

It hasn't been as long as the gaps between trilogies, but David and Paul are finally back with another look at the Star Wars comic books published by Marvel Comics! Lando is on the run, Vader and Aphra pull a heist, and Luke goes all parkour on Nar Shaddaa. Plus, the comics begin to fill in the gap between Jedi and Awakens!

The Phantom Issues: Lando #2 - 4, Darth Vader #8 & 9, Star Wars #7 - 9, and Star Wars: Shattered Empire #1.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 7

Hello, what have we here? Why, it's an all-new episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast. Join a David Lowbridge-Ellis and Paul Steven Brown (the administrator of this facility) as they discuss the recent Star Wars comic books published by Marvel Comics. You truly belong here with us among the clouds. 

 

The Issues Strike Back: Princess Leia #4 & 5, Lando #1, Star Wars #5 & 6, Darth Vader #6 & 7.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 6

Like a pair of blood-thirsty torture droids, David and Paul are back to discuss the latest Star Wars comics published by Marvel Comics. No Banthas were harmed in the recording of this episode.

Attack of the Issues: Star Wars #4, Darth Vader #3, Darth Vader #4, Darth Vader #5, Princess Leia #2,  and Princess Leia #3.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 5

In this episode, Paul is joined by David in a coversation about the recently published Star Wars comics from Marvel Comics. Listen now or they will find your lack of faith disturbing.

Issues covered this episode: Star Wars #1, Star Wars #2, Star Wars #3, Darth Vader #1, Darth Vader #2, and Princess Leia #1.

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 4

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast, James and Paul catch up with Marvel's Agent Carter and discuss the return of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Plus, they have a whole mess of Hollywood superhero stuff to talk about!

Marvel's Agent Carter (00:00 - 14:13)

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (14:13 - 29:44)

Other Hollywood Superhero Talk (29:44 - 01:08:31)

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 3

In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast James and Paul discuss the mid-season finale of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and the premiere of Marvel's Agent Carter. Plus, they take a look at the recently revealed Ant-Man trailer.

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (00:00 - 14:51)

Marvel's Agent Carter (14:51 - 30:25)

Ant-Man Teaser Trailer & Other Talk(30:25 - 53:47)

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 2

James and Paul take a look at the second season (so far) for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and discuss the recently announced slate of phase 3 films from Marvel Studios.

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (00:00 - 44:50)

Marvel Studios Phase 3 (44:51 - 1:03:45)

DC Films & Television (1:03:46 - 1:25:08)

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Cultural Wormhole Episode 1

In this premiere installment of the Cultural Wormhole podcast Allison and Paul discuss the season premiere of the Walking Dead, the season finale of the Strain, plus take a look at what has happened so far on Gotham and Doctor Who. Beware of spoilers, sweetie!

The Walking Dead (03:00 - 17:22)

The Strain (17:22 - 30:51)

Gotham (30:51 - 43:54)

Doctor Who (43:54 - 57:56)

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