Today's guest had a long relationship with Stan Lee and it's fascinating. Are Archie Comics real comics? What TV show did Darren audition for? Remember The Electric Company? What are Fumetti Comics? What are Darren's regrets about his time with Stan? What did Stan do every day at noon? What DID we do on MySpace? What villain does Darren really like a lot? Is Norman Osbourne a better Lex Luthor? Who is Darren's favorite Green Lantern? What is Guy Gardner's backstory? Can Superman be interesting with the right writers? Is Robin cooler than Batman? Why doesn't Marvel have sidekicks? How old was Steve Rogers when he became Captain America? Does J. Jonah Jameson know that Peter Parker is Spider-Man? Would Stan Lee ever pick a favorite character? What was the problem with the Ryan Reynolds Green Lantern movie? What's going to happen in Spider-Man: No Way Home?
Reading tips: Iron Man - Extremis; early Spider-Man books, especially the drug story line; Tim Drake Robin comics; Robin - Year One; Civil War; Spider-Man Civil War comics; Green Lantern - Emerald Twilight, New Dawn
Watch tips: Superman and Lois
Recorded 7-23-21 via Cleanfeed