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    outriderc said: What are your thoughts on Spider-Man company-wide crossovers (like Spider-Island) or grand, epic stories tied to Spider-man (like Ends of the Earth or any of the "Spider-Man visits another universe" stories)? I've always thought they can be fun but can also sometimes seem too grandiose for the character.

    They can be great or they can be terrible. 

    I don’t really subscribe to the notion that certain stories are too big for certain characters or that others are too small for others. If the tone is right, then its fine. Spider-Man can be the center of a huge story, as long as he’s clearly overwhelmed and in over his head. I thought Spider-Island did that really well.

    It’s less about scale as it is the approach.

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    Anonymous said: What's your favorite and least favorite of Grant Morrison's Seven Soldier's series?

    My favorite was definitely The Manhattan Guardian.

    Least favorite was probably The Bulleteer. I don’t remember it being actively bad, but I don’t remember much about it either.

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    Anonymous said: What is an under-utilized superpower in comics?

    butt cannon

    a cannon that comes out of a butt

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    Anonymous said: Are you interested in Spider-Verse? To me it sorta seems like when the X-Men have a big ol' space adventure or Superman has to deal with clones, in that it's interesting but so not a fit for the character.

    How is Spider-Man meeting a bunch of other Spider-characters not in line with Spider-Man? That’s like, 100 percent classic Spider-Man.

    I’m actually quite interested, but the prospect of crazy amounts of tie-in stuff isn’t too appealing to me.

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    ironicpopculturereference said: Have you ever been outside the US?

    I went to the Bahamas once when I was a kid. That’s about it.

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    eventfatigue said: Not a question, really, just a thanks for all the great work on WRA and MovieFighters. Both are up there with Night Vale as my favorite podcasts.

    That’s so nice!

    We’re hoping to get Movie Fighters going again real soon.

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    thewovenweb said: How stoked are you about Gravity Falls Season 2 tho

    Super stoked!

    Is that an appropriate level of stoked

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    twentypercentcooler said: Do you think I need a runner for my bedroom floor? I've got a lot of empty space in there right now.

    Is it carpet or hardwood?

    Either way, no.

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    Ask me a question!

    For it is the day of questions.

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    the-hero-dies said: Heard you talking about Space Ghost Coast to Coast on WRA, who's your favorite character on that show? What's your favorite episode?

    Moltar. I absolutely love Moltar.

    The one I always find myself quoting is “King Dead,” the episode where Moltar and Zorak kidnap Jon Benjamin and take him to Space Ghost’s house. I also really love “Warren” (the one with Gary Cole) and “Kentucky Nightmare” will always have a special place for me. 

    The weirder the better.

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