DCAF is over and Dave and I had a nice time! We recorded via Skype this week because I have somehow injured my neck and cannot drive. I think I'm really getting the hang of this Skype recording stuff, though. Sounds good!
It's week 7 of our summer book club and we read the 1988 DC space adventure, Cosmic Odyssey, by Jim Starlin and Mike Mignola. It really is great. We poke fun at it a lot in this episode, but we sincerely both love it.
Here is that article in the Washington Post I was talking about that talks about fan entitlement and the importance of submitting to the vision of the artist.
Here's the birthday tweet Chris Evans posted for Sebastian Stan that made news headlines (for some reason):
Here is the sketch that Michael Cho did for me of Captain America (dreaming about Bucky):
And here's the Plastic Man sketch he did for Mitchell:
Both totally excellent. We're very happy.
Speaking of happy, I was very excited to receive a package in the mail this week from our pal J.Bone! It included this ADORABLE little sketch of The Summer Soldier:
I did buy a Winter Soldier dinky car, because obviously. On the Instagram post, Dave asked Steve Epting if he knew about this thing. He replied! He owns one himself. I like to think he means a full-size version. Like, that car is Steve Epting's ride.
What a weird thing.
And, of course, I also got a hot Wal-Mart exclusive Winter Soldier figure.
And I am totally not putting him in weird, somewhat sexy scenes with my Captain America figure.
Valium is a really good drug.
Here's the panel from Cosmic Odyssey that really cracks me up:
"What? Oh, I don't care about that anymore. Look at this computer thing I did..."
Next week we're reading and discussing Batgirl: Year One/Robin: Year One!