08 Jan Issue #158 – “Flash Facts”
In this week’s issue we talk all about the Flash!
We’re kicking off 2020 with an episode dedicated to every version of the Scarlet Speedster!
Intro Music by Aaron Barry
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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
(4:55) L33Apple’s 5-Star iTunes Canada Review
News and Notes
(6:26) Joker wins Best Score and Joaquin wins Best Actor at the Golden Globes
(10:42) Arrow Spinoff New Details Revealed
(14:06) Deathstroke Series to Debut This Monday
(15:40) Robert Pattinson’s The Batman Surfaces Set Photo
(18:54) Mr. Mxyzptlk Returns to Supergirl
(19:16) Birds of Prey Officially Gets R-Rating
(20:46) First Trailer for Superman: Red Son
(22:01) Stargirl Trailer Debuts
(28:53) Should accessing the Speed Force age the Flash faster or is it countered by the healing factor?
(36:14) When was Max Mercury introduced?
(40:04) How did people remember Barry dying post-Crisis?
(44:13) Character Spotlight: Inertia
(47:42) Have there been any versions of the Flash with no connections to the Speed Force?
(50:47) Top 5 Flash villains?
(47:04) Most iconic story for each of the main speedsters?
(1:02:16) Flash cross-over/team-ups that need to be aired on TV?
(1:05:04) Is Barry Allen Jewish?
(1:09:37) Favorite Elseworlds or Multiverse speedster?
(1:13:07) Swapping life with the Flash for a day?
(1:19:26) What are some of the Flash’s greatest losses?
(1:23:31) Does the Flash have anti-chafing technology built in to the suit?
(1:27:49) Ab Synth
Characters, Places, Things
Abra Kadabra (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Barry Allen (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Bart Allen (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Captain Cold (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Eobard Thawne (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Golden Glider (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Gorilla Grodd (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Heat Wave (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Iris West-Allen (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Jay Garrick (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Johnny Quick (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
King Shark (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Turtle (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Wally West (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)
Recommended Reading and Viewing
Flash Vol 1 324 – The Slayer and the Slain
Flash Vol 2 197 – Blitz, Part One: Rogue Profile – Zoom
Justice Society of America Vol 3