06 Oct Issue #268 – “Tyrants”
It’s Doctober!!! We begin this month of dark-themed episodes by talking all about the tyrants of the DC Omniverse – from petty warlords to galactic conquerors to cosmic despots and beyond!
Intro Music by Aaron Barry
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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
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(3:20) Truth, Justice, and Hope’s 5-Star Twitter Review
(10:23) What happened to Manga Khan?
(13:49) Who has been the most tyrannical editor in chief at DC?
(19:12) Define tyrant as it relates to the DCU.
(22:14) Is it inevitable that the GL Corp will periodically produce dictators?
(32:22) What happened to Darkseid’s father, Yuga Khan?
(39:03) What cosmic villain would be the best to hench for?
(46:15) What’s up with Mongul’s kids?
(52:49) Where does General Zod fit into the tyrant conversation?
(56:14) Where would Trump sit on the scale of tyranny in the DCU?
(58:44) Is Mongul from a system with a red Sun?
(1:01:47) Would you rather live under the tyranny of Sinestro, Ateocitus, or Mongul?
(1:05:11) Which Dr DC fan would turn tyrant and who would you rather live under?
(1:10:46) What if Doctor Doom moved to the DCU?
(1:14:25) What dinosaur would be B-Rex’s Joker?
(1:18:58) How much difference is there between the Guardians and the Controllers?
(1:24:29) Which current GL would make the best tyrant?
(1:28:41) Who is the most successful tyrant?
(1:32:19) How much of a tyrant is Tyrant?
Guess the Character!
(1:34:40) Space Sumos
(1:35:32) Speed skaters
(1:36:34) Convenient outfits to have a period accident in
(1:38:02) American depiction of a Japanese superhero team of bankers
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