12 May Issue #242 – “The Pearly Gates”
This week we talk all about Heaven in the DC Universe!
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The Pearly Gates
(17:04) Is Alfred in heaven? Is he as at peace as Don Hall?
(22:48) Who is the most overrated/underrated heavenly character?
(28:09) Does the type of afterlife a character ends up depend on their faith?
(36:36) Are there any prevalent characters where religion is a major part of their character?
(45:16) Have any characters that returned from the dead experienced heaven?
(48:32) Did Jonathon Kent meet Superman in heaven when Superman died?
(53:32) Are there angels that were created just for story purposes that are not part of actual myth?
(59:06) If heaven is outside the Sphere of the Gods, does everyone from other universes go there?
(1:04:50) Do people like Captain Cold go to heaven or hell?
(1:10:34) In a universe with literal angels and demons, why aren’t more people Christians?
(1:16:17) Do the people who die and go to heaven have any weird powers?
(1:21:06) Was the hand of creation in Crisis on Infinite Earths the hand of the Presence or something else?
(1:24:47) Is the Presence being portrayed as a Scottish Terrier smart or just dumb? Who has had conversations with the Presence?
(1:29:11) Has Zauriel made any appearances post-Flashpoint?
(1:32:29) Is it true that Morrison put Zauriel in the JLA because they couldn’t use Hawkman?
Guess the Character!
(1:36:51) Has eggs on his shirt
(1:37:13) Middle-aged, dumb white guy
(1:38:04) Plays disc golf
(1:39:31) Neapolitan Man.
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