The iFanboy.com Comic Book Podcast is a weekly talk show all about the best new current comic book releases. Lifelong friends, Conor Kilpatrick and Josh Flanagan talk about what they loved and (sometimes) hated in the current weekly books, from publishers like Marvel, DC, Image Comics, Dark Horse Comics, BOOM! Studios, IDW, Aftershock, Valiant, and more. The aim is to have a fun time, some laughs, but to also really understand what makes comic books work and what doesn’t, and trying to under ...
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"You are an old man who thinks in terms of nations and peoples. There are no nations. There are no peoples. There are no Russians. There are no Arabs. There are no Third Worlds. There is no West. There is only one holistic system of systems, one vast and immane, interwoven, interacting, multivariate, multinational dominion of dollars. Petrodollars, electro- dollars, multi-dollars, Reichsmarks, rins, rubles, pounds, and shekels. It is the international system of currency which determines the totality of life on this planet. That is the natural order of things today." This text - pulled from the late Sidney Lumet’s 1976 masterful cinematic critique of the convergence of American media with finance capital 'Network', in which a ruthless media executive lays the hard reality of postmodern global affairs on the rogue broadcaster trying to expose some truth - perfectly distills the reality of the cultural landscape. All culture is propaganda. Everything you hold dear is connected to that which subjugates you. This podcast System of Systems, hosted by a couple of sad bois - millennial failed artist and cultural critic Adam Lehrer and zoomer writer/musician Ben Pseudonym - deconstruct art, culture and politics, and attempt to understand the pervasive conformism that has saturated it all. Links: SOS at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/systemofsystems SOS at Libsyn: https://directory.libsyn.com/shows/view/id/systemofsystems SOS at twitter: https://twitter.com/SystemofSystem3 Adam at twitter: https://twitter.com/SafetyPropagan1 Ben at twitter: https://twitter.com/_selfoptimizer Adam's personal website: http://adamlehrer.com Adam at Instagram: @adamlehreruptown Safety Propaganda: https://safetypropaganda.substack.com/ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org On this podcast System of Systems, a couple of disaffected downwardly mobile artist/writers – millennial failing artist and cultural critic Adam Lehrer and zoomer musician and English student Ben Pseudonym – analyze the degrees to which capitalist realism governs the discourse: our politics, our culture, our entertainment, and our material realities.