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Capes On the Couch - Where Comics Get Counseling

Oct 17, 2018

Patron Matt wanted it, so we give it to you - VANDAL SAVAGE! Just as Supergirl returns, Anthony & Doc Issues cover DC's immortal powermonger. They also sing Hamilton and talk about their upcoming crossover episode with Popcorn Psychology! Listen now!

SHOW NOTES:

  • Introduction
  • Background (11:25)
    • Created by Alfred Bester...


Oct 10, 2018

Just in time for the Supergirl premiere, President-level Patron Brian selected HANK HENSHAW! Learn how this pastiche of Reed Richards became a fully fleshed out character AFTER he lost all his flesh!

SHOW NOTES:

  • Introduction
  • Background
    • Created by Dan Jurgens in Adventures of Superman #465 (May 1990)
    • Originally a...


Oct 3, 2018

Our first ever listener-poll chosen episode - THE GOVERNOR from the Walking Dead! Doc shudders over the unholy trinity of sexual taboos, and Anthony makes the fewest pop culture references in an episode! Listen now!

(SIDE NOTE: After we recorded, we realized we had miscounted, and this was the 24th episode, not the...


Sep 26, 2018

In conjunction with The Gifted Season 2 premiere, Anthony & Doc examine the Stepford Cuckoos! What problems could telepathic identical triplets possibly have? Plus, we're pretty sure this is the first ever time WWE, Santeria, and Sweet Valley High are mentioned in the same hour! Listen now!

SHOW...


Sep 12, 2018

It's our second Patreon President selected episode - SPAWN! Find out what happens when an atheist becomes an agent of Hell! Plus references to the Simpsons, Annie Duke, and Pascal's Wager! Listen now!

SHOW NOTES:

  • Introduction
  • Background (08:54)
    • Created by Todd McFarlane in Spawn #1 (May 1992)
    • Al Simmons, former Marine...