10 Mar Issue #233 – “The Authority Always Wins” (w/ Adal Rifai)
In this week’s episode we are talking all about The Authority! We are joined by past guest and host of the smash hit podcast Hey Riddle Riddle: it’s Adal Rifai! Listen up as we dive into the Wildstorm superhero team!
SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
(1:23) The last time Adal was on
(2:30) Adal’s history with The Authority
The Authority Always Wins
(8:12) Can Apollo and Midnighter work in the same continuity as Superman and Batman?
(14:03) Explain what Sliding Albion is.
(21:11) What is the origin story of Grifter?
(28:52) How is The Authority better or worse than the Justice League?
(39:35) Did Morrison poach his multiverse ideas from The Authority?
(44:41) Explain Jenny Sparks.
(49:56) Is the Doctor a reality warper?
(53:55) Which character should have been developed more?
(58:26) Did they just become Stormwatch in current continuity?
(58:57) Who wins a fight IN Gotham City? Jack Hawksmoor or Batman?
(1:03:45) What is the most romantic Apollo and Midnighter moment?
(1:06:50) What broke the team up leading up to World’s End?
(1:09:29) If The Elite and The Authority met, what would happen?
Guess the Character!
(1:17:33) Viggo’s (Ghostbusters) twin.
(1:18:39) Mrs. Doubtfire at a BDSM club.
Recommended Reading & Viewing
Characters, Places, Things
The Doctor (Wildstorm)
Regis Slzfi (Wildstorm)