As Mentioned in Episode 299 – Toaster Ovens of the Gods

Hello, mid-1990s CG. You... sure do exist. (What If? vol. 2 #81)

Listen to the episode here. LINKS & FURTHER HYPOTHETICALS You can hear all about Be X-Tra Safe With the X-Men in Episode 177 – The Less You Know. Read Teen Vogue. Seriously. You can see the Havok Care Bear–along with the Cyclops one that Jay made–over here. Waiting for the Trade Magneto is the One True Magneto,… Continue reading As Mentioned in Episode 299 – Toaster Ovens of the Gods

299 – Toaster Ovens of the Gods

In which some universes are more pleasant than others; Havok is basically a Care Bear; Wolverine is a P.R. nightmare; Nate Grey tries; stealth is not among the Silver Surfer’s strengths; Night Thrasher ascends to godhood; Jay and Miles dive down the What If rabbit hole.

As Mentioned in Episode 251 – Triple Word Score

Listen to the podcast here. Here’s Ben Martin on the Legacy Virus as an AIDS allegory: I wanted to get a deeper take on the Legacy Virus as an analogy for AIDS. As you’ve mentioned more than once on the pod, it’s clear that’s what the writers had in mind, but I feel it misses… Continue reading As Mentioned in Episode 251 – Triple Word Score

251 – Triple Word Score

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In which Jay proposes a new way of comparing superheroes; Beast faces an ethical dilemma; Mister Sinister has an Xavier moment; Sabretooth is a terrible houseguest; Cyclops totally gets what you see in Wolverine; Psylocke would absolutely be into hunting humans for sport; Sage probably vapes; rich people are definitely not like us; Shinobi Shaw is his own best friend; and Classic X-Men backup stories are canonical as hell.