Recommended Reading with Jackson Hoemann
The Sandman: ”24 Hours”(with Cole Conrad)

The Sandman: ”24 Hours”(with Cole Conrad)

October 6, 2022

Happy Halloween! Join Jackson and Cole Conrad for spooky shenanigans, wild Neil Gaiman anecdotes, and an examination of one of the scariest stories in all of comics history!

CONTENT WARNING: A large portion of this episode contains discussions of scenes depicting loss of body autonomy, homophobia, abuse, nonconsensual sexual acts, self-harm, and extreme violence and gore from 49:12 - 1:14:45.

The Many Faces of Captain Britain(with Sena Boles)

The Many Faces of Captain Britain(with Sena Boles)

September 22, 2022

Today Jackson and Sena Boles jump across the pond to examine the legacy and history of Marvel UK's answer to Captain America! Join us for the strange history of the Braddock siblings, goofy multiverse shenanigans, and lengthy defenses about characters with very few appearances!

CONTENT WARNING: A portion of this episode(from 43:23 - 1:18:33) contains discussions of rape, assault, abuse, and trauma. 

Runtrospective: Loki: Agent of Asgard(with Beck Menk)

Runtrospective: Loki: Agent of Asgard(with Beck Menk)

August 25, 2022

Trust us, you're in for a ride! Burdened with glorious purpose, Jackson and Beck Menk explore 2014's reinvention of the god of mischief, filled with time travel shenanigans, Odin with a machine gun, and the story of a god trying to redeem their story!

Holy Musical B@man!(with Laney Ennis)

Holy Musical B@man!(with Laney Ennis)

August 11, 2022

Co-captains of the Friendship-ship Jackson and Laney Ennis sit down to discuss Starkid's stage musical adaptation of the caped crusader! Join us for puns, discussions about Robin's place in the Batman zeitgeist, and LOTS of candy puns!

CONTENT WARNING: This episode contains discussions of a scene that includes insensitive ethnic stereotypes from 44:44 - 45:43

Scott Pilgrim vs The World(with Piper McCaffrey)

Scott Pilgrim vs The World(with Piper McCaffrey)

July 28, 2022

WE ARE RECOMMENDED READING WITH JACKSON HOEMANN AND WE'RE HERE TO TALK ABOUT COMIC BOOK MOVIES AND ADAPTATION AND STUFF! Jackson sits down with Piper McCaffrey to discuss Michael Cera's music career, how you can get away with singing Black Sheep in an audition, and one of the best comic to screen adaptations!

The MCU in 2022(with Sam Gutierrez)

The MCU in 2022(with Sam Gutierrez)

July 14, 2022

In a special zero-jokes episode, Jackson sits down with Sam Gutierrez to discuss the current state of the MCU post-Endgame, including the good, the bad, what we're scared of, and what we hope will change!

Recommended Requests: Revenge of the Restaurants(with Sena Boles and Laney Ennis)

Recommended Requests: Revenge of the Restaurants(with Sena Boles and Laney Ennis)

June 30, 2022

The Restaurant Crew returns to the world of comic book food! Join us for a deep dive into favorite foods of superheroes, Superman-branded peanut butter, and an extremely in-depth discussion about theme parks!

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RUNTROSPECTIVE: Doom Patrol by Grant Morrison Pt 1(with Ben Lash)

RUNTROSPECTIVE: Doom Patrol by Grant Morrison Pt 1(with Ben Lash)

June 16, 2022

IT'S TIME TO GET WEIRD! Ben Lash joins Jackson in our first of three episodes discussing a comics run that changed the world with surreal and philosophical storytelling! Stay tuned for angry Clippy, German folklore, and a beautiful romance between a gorilla and a brain in a jar!

CONTENT WARNING: This episode contains discussion about abuse and severe trauma. If these topics are triggering to you, please take caution when listening to this episode.

X-MONTH: The Sentinels Saga(with Charlie Couture)

X-MONTH: The Sentinels Saga(with Charlie Couture)

May 26, 2022

In the final episode of X-Month, Charlie Couture joins Jackson to discuss meeting Chris Claremont, weird DC editorial practices, and the early weirdness of the X-Men's most fearsome villains!

 

After going weekly for a month, we will be taking June 2nd off, and will be back with new episodes on June 16th!

X-MONTH: ”Where Walks The Juggernaut!”(with Eddie Possehl)

X-MONTH: ”Where Walks The Juggernaut!”(with Eddie Possehl)

May 19, 2022

Here it is... the origin of Charle Xavier(before it got retconned again and again)! Eddie Possehl joins Jackson to discuss our anger at corporations, how to properly get rid of your step-brother, and the first appearance of one of the most goofy looking villains in comics!

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