Bloodbath2 Podcast Critiquing art, narrative and culture

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Comics; dealing with change
Comics; DC Rebirth
RIP; Merle Haggard, Blackjack Mulligan, Balls Mahoney
Book; History of the Tenderloin
Books; Speculative Fiction 1955-1966 
Shirley Jackson; The Haunting of Hill House
JG Ballard; The Crystal World
Where is the cutting edge?
Comics; Daniel Clowes's Eightball and Like A Velvet Glove
Who's going to the movies?
Trailer; Godzilla Resurgence 
Axl Rose is doing what?
TV Season finales; Colony, The Magicians, The Walking Dead
TV Season premiers; fearthe walking dead, Hunters, Wynonna Earp

August 8, 2015  

Part 1 of a two part impromptu conversation between Erik and Christa concerning recent events in the pro wrestling world. 


This week's monster of an episode has three parts. In the first we take a look some news and stories that caught our eye. The bulk of this episode however is based on the recent controversies involving the depictions of trans-gendered individuals in Justice League 3001 and Airboy #2. We end the episode with a look at four recent pro-wrestling events.

Topics include; Grant Morrison as the new editor of Heavy Metal. The upcoming Uncharted movie (maybe). The C.U.J.O remake? Farscape the show and recently announced movie. Daniel Bryan's future in the WWE. Calling out culture. The return of Nexus (comic book). First Comics. The Wonder Woman costume change. Bryan Konietzko's Threadworlds. Guy Gardner the best character DC has. "Gal Gardner" Warrior. Airboy. James Robinson. WWE Beast in the East. ROH Best in the World. TNA Slammeversary. NJPW Dominion.

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On this second installment of this series, Erik and Christa look at WCW Nitro and WWF Raw from January 8, 1996. Discussions include; What the hell is Jeff Jarrett wearing? Goldust and gender politics part 2. And the Hulk Hogan no sells continue!

June 20, 2015  

In this first installment of this series your hosts take a look at WCW Nitro and WWF Raw for the date of January 1, 1996.  Highlights include an introduction into the dulcet tones of Lex Luger vocalizations and the gender politics of Goldust.