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Best Saturdays of Our Lives: Guy Gilchrist 📺 SC Comicon

On April 9th-10th Mark & Dan were guests of the ESO Network at SC Comicon, Upstate South Carolina’s wildly popular comic book convention. Among many other unforgettable memories, they had the honor of meeting famed comic strip producer, character designer and art director Guy Gilchrist! He graciously spoke with us

Thunder Talk: Ginew Benton ⚡ Jazz at the Speed of Light

Native American stories, from traditional to personal and as seen through the honest lens of the American Native experience, have been woefully underrepresented in the film industry. Troy Bernier, director of the International Science Fiction Festival, sits down with returning Thunder Talk guest and Russell Bates award winner Ginew Benton

Retro-Toy Con, Toy Federation, Screaming Soup, Rad Plastic, Shrunk 3D, Action Toys & Collectables, He-Man, She-Ra, Howdy Doody, Hot Wheels, Transformers, G.I. Joe, Star Wars, Justice League, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Filmation, DC Comics, Archie Comics, Josie and the Pussycats, Power-Con, Rob Lamb, The Best Saturdays of Our Lives, The Best Saturdays of Our Lives Podcast, Mark McCray, Dan Klink, Thunder Talk,

Best Saturdays Ep#47 📺 Toys & Toons at Retro-Toy Con

Toys. There has always been a symbiotic relationship between the cartoons we grew up on and merchandise associated with them. Back in November 2021 Mark & Dan were guests of the upstate’s premier toys and collectibles convention; Retro-Toy Con! In our second episode covering 2021’s convention, we spoke with many

Neurodiversity Rocks ⚡ Best Saturdays Vol.2: Ewoks & Droids

Neurodiversity Rocks ⚡  Best Saturdays Vol.2: Ewoks & Droids

Autism, ADHD, and an entire universe of neurodivergent individuals, many of whom find themselves dismissed and attacked by our society; represent the very core of the arts we all celebrate. People whose unique perspectives and imaginations create the art that gives our society meaning. We’re joined by OG Thunder Fam

Best Saturdays 📺 Star Wars: Droid & Ewoks Vol.1

Welcome to Season 3! Mark and Dan are joined by their Thunder Talk co-hosts Beth & Kawika Ah Lo. Today we explore, laugh and commiserate over the two Star Wars cartoons that graces our Saturday mornings decades before all those other Star Wars cartoons. Lucusfilms’s Droids and Ewoks. Make sure

Troy Bernier & Koichi Noguchi ⚡ KAIJU DECODE

Three Months! It’s been three months since the space pirate barge Thunder Talk was last heard from. Sailing the stars in search of freedom and flying under the ESO Network’s banner, our lovable rogues fell perilously into a black hole.  Thunder Talk was believed lost with all hands until Troy

Bradley Palermo & The Shadow Queens ⚡ A THUNDER TALK Christmas Event

Welcome to another Sorta-Christmas Special where we sorta talk about the holidays! We open these folk-punk festivities bearing gifts. Otherwise BYOB + $5 at the door. Our first gift doesn’t need a special occasion to be a special occasion. Bradley Palermo returns to Thunder Talk, this time backed by The

He-Man & She-Ra 📺 A Christmas Special

Can you think of someone righteous and powerful who was born in December? Mark and Dan can think of two. He-Man & She-Ra! Join us in this Christmas / birthday celebration filled with spaceships and music, backdoor pilots, and skeletons with hearts of Kerium! Merry Christmas and we’ll see you

ROBOTALK ⚡ A Thunder Talk Special Event

For many of us Robotech is a rad piece of our childhoods. For some of us, it’s had a very real and important impact on our lives. Chilean pop sensation Simone Weber graces us with two powerful performances of “Look UP, The Sky Is Falling” and “We Will Win” along

Retro-Toy Con 📺 Keone Young & Dan Gilvezan

Retro-Toy Con 2021! Once again Mark & Dan attended as guests, hosted a Ha-Man panel, and conducted a couple of interviews with two legends of the voice acting world. Keone Young takes us on a journey through his storied carrier while discussing many of the difficulties facing persons of color

Adult Swim’s Ned Hastings Vol.2 ⚡ Antitypical

Producer and editor at Adult Swim, Ned Hastings, continue his Best Saturdays of Our Lives Superman discussion with Mark, Wheatley and Dan. This time we suit up with Supergirl, cellophane, and sweaty not-so Super Boys! Is Ned still frozen in carbonite? Are Wheatley and Dan really brother and sister? And

Adult Swim’s Ned Hastings Vol.1 📺 SUPERMAN vs. SUPERMAN

Ned Hastings, producer and editor at Adult Swim, joins Mark & Dan along with History of Comic Books J.T. Wheatley to whiteness the duel of the century! Well, last century… SUPERMAN vs. SUPERMAN! And tune in to the next episode of Thunder Talk for Ned Hastings Vol.2: Best Saturdays vs.

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