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Superman & Batman, Episode 28

Superman & BatmanWelcome to episode 28 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“The Bewitched Batman”

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #109 (cover date April 1960)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman bewitched, bothered and bewildered!

ALSO FEATURING: Robin, the Ashton Kutcher of 1100 A.D. and an alien space dragon (I know, right?)!

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other contents and a look at what else was on the stands!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Superman & Batman, Episode 25 (Part 2)

Superman & BatmanWelcome to part 2 of episode 25 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“The Composite Superman!”

GUEST HOST: Bob Fisher of Superman Forever Radio!

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #142 (cover date June 1964)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman continue their fight against the Composite Superman!

ALSO FEATURING: Obligatory Lois Lane cameos, Robin and giant statues!

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other contents and a look at what else was on the stands!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Up, Up, and Away Episode 08: What’s So Funny About Truth, Justice, and Superman?

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Episode 08: What’s So Funny About Truth, Justice, and Superman?

In this episode, Mario confronts the common complaints and discusses Action Comics #775.

For more Up, Up, and Away, visit www.upupandaway.podomatic.com

You can find us on Facebook by searching “Up, Up, and Away Podcast” and Mario can be contacted through Twitter @Mariofanofsteel and via email at [email protected]

Superman & Batman, Episode 25 (Part 1)

Superman & BatmanWelcome to part 1 of episode 25 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“The Composite Superman!”

GUEST HOST: Bob Fisher of Superman Forever Radio!

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #142 (cover date June 1964)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman meet their (Composite) match!

ALSO FEATURING: Robin, unexpected Legion of Super-Heroes awareness and comically pointless usage of X-ray vision!

PLUS: The guys reminisce about George Reeves and gush about Curt Swan!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Superman & Batman, Episode 24

Superman & BatmanWelcome to episode 24 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“The Colossal Kids!”

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #152 (cover date September 1965)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman … stymied by children!

ALSO FEATURING: Robin, the Phantom Zone and just about every other Silver Age Superman and Batman trapping!

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other contents, a look at what else was on the stands!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Up, Up, and Away! Episode 05 – On the Origin(s) of Superman: 1978-1986

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On the Origin(s) of Superman: 1978-1986

Mario takes a look at the origins presented from 1978 through 1986 and “The Arctic Giant” Fleischer short. Be sure to stick around for a special surprise in this episode!

Find us on Facebook by searching for “Up, Up, and Away Podcast”

Mario can be contacted through Twitter @Mariofanofsteel and through email at [email protected]

Superman & Batman, Episode 21

Superman & BatmanWelcome to episode 21 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“Prison For Heroes!”

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #145 (cover date November 1964)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman: Jailed and jailer!

ALSO FEATURING: Rejected Legionnaires rejects, the ghost of George Reeves and a hard-learned lesson about turning your back on Batman!

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other contents, a look at what else was on the stands!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Superman & Batman, Episode 20

Superman & BatmanWelcome to episode 20 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“The Menace of the Moonman!”

GUEST HOST: Charlie Niemeyer of the Superman in the Bronze Age!

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #98 (cover date December 1958)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman get Mooned!

ALSO FEATURING: Poor detective skills, Robin and historical inaccuracies!

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other contents, a look at what else was on the stands plus … reenactments!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Superman & Batman, Episode 19

Superman & BatmanWelcome to episode 19 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“Captives of the Space-Globes”

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #114 (cover date December 1960)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman — champions of the oppressed aliens!

ALSO FEATURING: Robin and a lot (OK, let’s face it, probably too many) of “Batman and Robin” jokes.

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other contents and a look at what else was on the stands!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!

Superman & Batman, Episode 12B

Bizarro & Bizarro-BatmabWelcome to episode 12 of SUPERMAN & BATMAN, featuring your two favorite heroes in one podcast together!

The show’s premise is simple: Each episode, host Michael Bradley celebrates seven decades of the World’s Finest heroes by looking at story featuring the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight, chosen at random mostly from the pages of World’s Finest Comics.

This episode

“The Federation of Bizarro Idiots!” (sort of)

ORIGINAL PUBLICATION: World’s Finest Comics #156 (cover date March 1966)

WHAT TO EXPECT: Superman and Batman encounter something … Bizarre (as does your host!)!

ALSO FEATURING: Even more Bizarros and “giving new meaning to ‘going a long way for a joke.'”

PLUS: A rundown of the book’s other features and a look at what else was on the stands!

DOWNLOAD: GreatKrypton.com

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Superman & Batman is a proud member of the Superman Podcast Network. And don’t forget to visit the Superman Homepage!