She-Hulk with Jess Plummer

October 25, 2022

Jess Plummer joins us to talk season 1 of She-Hulk!

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She-Hulk Kick-off

August 30, 2022

Comic book nerd extraordinaire Jessica Plummer joins us to talk about ethical questions in She-Hulk, episodes 1 and 2. Does Abomination have a case? What’s the importance of Jennifer having such a different relationship to being a Hulk than Bruce has? We dive into those questions and talk about She-Hulks origins in the business of…

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She-Hulk & Uncle Ben

August 25, 2022

What would Uncle Ben think of She-Hulk not wanting to be a hero? Does she prove him wrong? Matthew Carroll on the MCUCast talked about an episode of this podcast where we discussed the question of great power and great responsibility and asked I repost it, so here it is, with a short discussion at…

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Ms Marvel and Representation

July 21, 2022

Stranded Panda regulars Emily Cissel and Zuhair Ali join me to talk Ms. Marvel & Representation. Zuhair Ali is one of the hosts of the Animation Deliberation Podcast, podcast dedicated to discussing and celebrating the best action focused animated series, cartoons and films. Emily Cissell is a middle school social studies teacher also known…

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Thor: Love and Thunder Thoughts

July 19, 2022

Andy Nelson, of the Next Reel and Marvel Movie Minute joins me to discuss Thor: Love & Thunder. We get into the questions the movie raised, the ones we wish it explored further and why one of us really enjoyed it, and the other- not so much. Andy started podcasting about movies 11 years ago…

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X-Men in the MCU

July 5, 2022

What will it look like to bring the X-men into the MCU? How does the mutant framework change in a world already used to superpowers? Do we need to keep the Prof X/Magneto conflict, or are their other paradigms to explore? X-men X-pert Miles Stokes joins Paul and myself to dive into it! Miles Stokes…

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Moon Knight and Mental Health

May 17, 2022

Mental health played a big part in Moon Knight, and we brought in an expert to talk about it. Saron Bryan, LCSW, returns to the show and joins Paul, Will, and myself, to talk about dissociative identity disorder (DID), how the show portrays it, and what better understanding it can tell us about Marc, Stephen,…

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Moon Knight • E5

April 29, 2022

We’re diving into some heavy topics as we talk about Moon Knight, episode 5! This episode is made possible in part by Manscaped!Get 20% OFF + Free Shipping with promo code HEROETHICS at!

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Moon Knight • E4

April 23, 2022

Will joins Paul and myself to talk about episode 4 of Moon Knight! This episode is made possible in part by Manscaped!Get 20% OFF + Free Shipping with promo code HEROETHICS at!

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Moon Knight • E3

April 13, 2022

Paul and Matthew continue our coverage of MoonKnight, as we talk about episode 3!

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