Tuesday, May 17, 2016


Back in March I was fortunate to have dinner with the one, the only Professor Alan Middleton.  You know Alan, right?  He's the host of the Quarter Bin Podcast and the co-host of Shortbox Showcase and Dorkness to Light as well as being supreme high commander...cultural attache...

You know I'm not really sure.  I know it has to do with Latveria and Doctor Doom.  Alan loves Doctor Doom.  I suppose we all should but Alan works for the guy.  

Hail Doom.

Despite working for a tin-plated despot supreme and loving leader of Latveria Alan is also one of the nicest guys you will ever meet and we had a lot of fun having dinner and then going to a comic shop and buying cheap books.  I recorded our dinner conversation and it's a mix of what we're currently reading and the economic realities of Disney buying Marvel and how small the comic industry really is and whether or not I should look into working for the Latverian Embassy in Atlanta.

Okay.  That last part is totally not true but if there was such a place I'd probably work there.  

I mean the benefits have to be pretty good.

I'd like to thank Alan for being on the show, for the comics he gave me and for buying dinner.   

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Next Time: Either a special Saturday edition of Views or the first part of a two part X-Men tie in episode.  

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