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GGR Pirate Radio really exemplifies the "pirate radio" mantra. We talk movies, video games, relationships, comics, TV, sports, music and everything else under the sun. The only format: there is no format. All are welcome to talk about the thinks they “geek out” over as long as you follow the only rule: “don’t be a juicebag.”

Posts tagged Marvel
Mt. Bustmore and More Listener Questions

MC Brooks came up with the idea of Mt. Bustmore: the biggest busts in drafts, free agency, ownership, management, etc for our respective teams and some infamous busts such as Jamarcus Russell. Not really a bust, but they also discuss Vince Young and his $5,000 a week Cheesecake Factory tab. They also answer questions from Jeremy K. Lee and Yolanda Harvey about the Spider-Man Marvel/Sony spat and the glut of 80s and 90s movie remakes.

Recorded Friday Sept 6th, 2019 via Skype

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Bonus Episode - Chicken Sandwiches, Corporations, and Scumbags

A special mid-week podcast! Mike, MC, Steve and Rambo talk about the Chick Fil A/Popeyes twitter battle, the morality of chicken sandwiches, and navigating through a world where nothing is pure and untainted any longer.

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The MCU & Sony Spider-Break Up

Mike, Steve, MC and Rambo discuss the Spider-Man news of the MCU and Sony being unable to reach a deal to continue their relationship. Who’s to blame? Can it be fixed? What kind of stories could we see going forward if the relationship is fractured?

Recorded Friday August 23rd via Skype.

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The Year of Spider-Man

Mike and MC discuss the renaissance Spider-Man has been experiencing. From the success of last year’s Into the Spider-Verse to the PS4 game and to the Tom Holland-led MCU’s films, Spider-Man has been on top of the world. James Rambo joins Mike and MC a little later to join the conversation.

Recorded Friday July 6th, 2019 via Skype.

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Getting to Know Doctor Doom

Mike, Rambo and Ulie discuss one of the most formidable villains in the Marvel Universe: Victor Von Doom, or by his nefarious A.K.A.: Doctor Doom. They discuss the likely inclusion of Doom in the upcoming new phase of the MCU and what makes him such a great villain.

Recorded Saturday, June 29th, 2019 via Skype

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Disney World, Galaxy's Edge oh...and WIL WHEATON!!!

Mike tells Steve and MC about his trip to Walt Disney World, his unexpected meeting of Wil Wheaton (nicest dude ever, btw) and what’s coming up for the new Galaxy’s Edge Star Wars themed land in Disney World and Disneyland. The trio then discuss Avengers: Endgame, it’s continued success at the box office and some of the deleted scenes.

Recorded May 24th, 2019 via Skype.

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Meet the "Gorls"

Mike, Steve and MC are joined by their newest podcasters, Tricia aka “TK” and Jasmine aka “Janelle Hart: The Mouth of the South.” Get to know the ladies that you’ll be hearing more from soon on the Great Geek Refuge.

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Geek Sheets - Captain Marvel Special!

In honor of Captain Marvel’s epic opening, this month’s Geek Sheets podcast is all about the photon-blasting Kree warrior! Mike, MC and special guest Emily Whitten discuss the massive box office numbers of the movie, Brie Larson’s special visit on opening weekend and some of the twists and turns the movie took.

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Captain Marvel Commentary and Discussion

Mike, Steve, MC Brooks and special guest Ulysses E. Campbell discuss Marvel's latest release, Captain Marvel. They discuss the fervor and anger surrounding the movie, a growing trend with many recently released films. The episode is completely spoiler-free!

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February Geek Sheets at the Diner

Mike, Steve, and MC discuss the geeky/nerdy news of the month and talk about celebrities they’d want to punch in the face.

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Geek Sheets - Wonder Woman 2 Pushed Back, Luke Cage Cancelled, and The Favreau/Lucas BFF Connection

Mike, Steve, MC Brooks and special guest C-Gats discuss the Geek Sheets for the 4th week of October. Topics include: Wonder Woman 84 pushed back, Luke Cage gets canned, and George Lucas on set of “The Mandalorian” with Jon Favreau. Plus, in what is becoming a weekly segment, Mike plays another clip from Rob Paulsen’s “Talkin Toons.”

Recorded at the FXBG Public Radio Studios on Friday October 26th, 2018.

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Geek Sheets - Iron Fist Cancelled, Black Suit for Supes, and Spidey's New Threads

Mike and Steve are joined by long time GGR contributor Andy Bartsch to discuss this week’s geek sheets. Topics include: The cancellation of Iron Fist on Netflix, set photos from the CW/DC Universe crossover featuring a black-suited Superman, and some new outfit combos for the upcoming Spider-Man film. Plus, Mike, Steve and Andy play some hilarious clips from Rob Paulsen’s “Talking Toons.”

Recorded at the Blockbuster Memorial Studios Friday October, 20th 2018.

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Geek Sheets: Aquaman Trailer, Daredevil Preview and Venom Kills at Box Office

Mike, Steve, MC and guest Vik Azeem talk about the Geek Sheets for the 2nd week of October. Topics include: Aquaman trailer, Daredevil Season 3, Black Panther 2, James Gunn, Suicide Squad 2, Venom’s box office results and more!

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Geek Sheets: Captain Marvel Trailer, Disney Streaming Service and Star Wars Release Changes

Part 2 of our Geeky/Nerdy News in review features Mike and Steve with guest Ulysses E. Campbell. They discuss the Captain Marvel trailer, the new Disney streaming service, the changes in plans for the Star Wars release schedule and so much more.

Recorded live at the FXBG Public Radio Studios in Fredericksburg, Virginia on September 28th, 2018.

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Geek Sheets: Joaquin's Joker, Trek Shorts and Korg!

MC Brooks gives us a rundown on the goings on at Baltimore ComicCon 2018 and Ulysses E. Campbell joins the crew for discussion of the Geek Sheets!

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Marvel Netflix State of the Union

Mike and Steve are joined by MC Brooks and guest Ulysses E. Campbell to talk about the Marvel Netflix Universe. Is the 13 episode model working well for these shows? Can they be improved? What would you like to see going forward? The quartet discuss it all. 

Recorded at the FXBG Public Radio Studios on August 24th, 2018.

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The Geek Sheets and Guest Steve Conley

Mike and Steve have GGR contributor Andy Bartsch and special guest, artist Steve Conley. They discuss Steve's current project The Middle Age and some of his previous work. They the quartet talk about the biggest news in the Geek/Nerd world. 

Recorded at the FXBG Public Radio Studios on August 10th, 2018 via Zencastr. 

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