Episode 44 - Don't Go the Moonlighting Route - Week of 1/4/17

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of some of the highlights of 2016 from a comics perspective. We didn't want to do a formal "best of" list, but we did want to share some of the big impacts on us this year. And as always, our picks of the week.

A fond farewell to Carrie Fisher, and our best wishes to her friends and family (and farewell to her mom Debbie Reynolds, who passed the very next day)

What we're up to this week:
The PodernFamily podcast feed - a sampling of PF podcasters celebrating the first anniversary of #PodernFamily
Taking the wife to a Die Hard "movie party"
Doctor Who Christmas Special (and a bit of a tangent on the last Fantastic Four movie)
And a brief review of Passengers

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Highlights of 2016:
Any year with new Groo and Atomic Robo is a good year
The success of Valiant's Faith
Dark Night: A True Batman Story by Paul Dini (autobiography)
Jeff Lemire's run on Moon Knight
The Black Monday Murders
More exposure for comics in movies/TV
Paper Girls, Shadow Show, Rebirth
Make Mine Indie (at the risk of sounding like a homer)

Picks for the week of 1/4:
Death of Hawkman #4
Ragnarok #11
Monsters Unleashed Prelude
Cougar & Cub #1
Eden's Fall collection
U.S. Avengers #1
Honorable Mention: The Shadow Glass trade
Honorable Mention: Joe Hill: The Graphic Novel Collection

Happy New Year to all of you
A bit of year-end patting of each other's backs
#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other
You, dear listeners!

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