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Episode 56: Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters, continuity and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

Look, up in the sky! Is it a bird?! Is it a plane?! No, it’s a Giant Turtle Man! This week we’re talking about the weird world of Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen.

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Episode 55: Santa Claus

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters, continuity and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The first ever Journey Into Misery Christmas Special, and we’re looking at some of Ol’ Saint Nick’s greatest and weirdest appearances in superhero comics.

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Episode 41: Final Crisis

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters, continuity and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

We’re still recovering from our trip away, and with another trip looming, we needed to tackle something easy that wouldn’t take too long to research. So we chose the often underrated and sometimes confusing Final Crisis!

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Episode 1: The DC Multiverse

Welcome to Journey Into Misery, where I explain complicated comics characters and concepts to the patient and perpetually perplexed Helena Hart.

On this first episode, we decide to start off with something manageable, so we’re focusing on the entire DC Multiverse. Going forward, it’s going to be important to explain what we mean when we say things like “Pre-Crisis” and “New 52” so instead of adding a disclaimer, we dedicated the first episode to covering as much of it as we could.

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