Mar 19, 2011
A new series and a new format - wary of two middle class middle
aged men discussing gender issues and sexuality the morose pairing
of Matt and Kehaar have got in reinforcments in the form of 'little
witch' Amy from 'Birds of Geek.'
With no blows barred they take a good hard look at sexuality and
espically gender issues in Super hero fiction - principally comics.
On the way there is considerations of such things as - is Black
Canary/Green Arrow's relationship the only real one in comics? The
Oracle character arc, is The Joker a rapist? Gail Simone's Women in
Refrigerators article, Sue Storm's decisions in Civil War, Mary
Wollenstonecraft's Vindication of the Rights of Women, Sucker Punch
get's a kicking and Matt admits a deep dark desire.
There's some strong language and some strong opinions in this
episode. (So let's hear yours.)
Link's Amy mentions