02 May Issue #115 – “Sentient Animals”
This weeks we talk all about the sentient animals of the DC Universe!
Apes, dogs, cats, insects, and everything in between – there’s lots of animals who have achieved a higher level of consciousness.
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News and Notes
(5:24) Second Pennyworth Trailer
(10:24) First Trailer for Swamp Thing
***SPOILER ALERT FOR HEROES IN CRISIS 008***
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(29:01) Ultra-Humanite, Monsieur Mallah, Grodd, what’s up with DC’s fascination with apes?
(36:11) Who is Detective Chimp?
(42:35) Who are the sentient animals?
(45:28) Which sentient animal would make the best/worst companion?
(50:58) Introducing a new super animal in to the DC Universe.
(54:04) Which sentient animal could support their own book?
(57:39) If Comet was given the choice, would he go back to being a centaur, becoming fully human, or staying a horse?
(1:03:53) Elevating the consciousness of a non-sentient animal sidekick.
(1:08:53) Where does Bobo fit in to the hierarchy of intelligence?
(1:13:08) Are all super-dogs good?
(1:17:14) Hoppy, Captain Marvel’s furry pal.
(1:18:52) The character Crafty, from Morrison’s Animal Man.
(1:22:01) Scribbles the Dog
(1:22:57) The Humanatee
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