As Mentioned in Episode 60 – Rachel Summers and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

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  1. Allie says:

    You know, Rachel uses that “judge, jury and executioner” line of Wolverine’s on Cable when he arrives to try and kill Colossus in Excalibur #71. It’s a common enough idiom, but all the same …

  2. Elle Collins says:

    Let me take a minute to illustrate my offhand comments regarding Dazzler and Lila Cheney and their contemporary musical equivalents.

    Here’s Taylor in full Alison Blaire mode:

    Kiesza, who has a good sound for Dazzler but looks exactly like Rachel Summers:

    Genevieve, so emotionally positive it might actually kill you:

    Dotty from Swimsuit Addition, giving me what I want from Lila Cheney:

    Chastity Belt, who have the kind of easy-going sound you want from an intergalactic thief:

    Laura Jane Grace and Against Me, ready to escape from the Earth:

    • justin says:

      Love love love the Lila Cheney / Against Me! comparison.

      Given all the jokes about Dazzler being perceived as washed up and a disco holdover, I feel like she’s got a lot in common with Kylie Minogue. Dazzler would absolutely show up on a Doctor Who Christmas Special.

      (Not that Kylie Minogue is actually washed up, just people think she is cause she’s not as big in the US.)

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