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From February, 1966 through August, 1967, DC Comics branded all their publications with a checkerboard masthead, lovingly known as "Go-Go Checks". Because, you know, the 60s. With the help of his husband and intrepid friends, Dr. Bobb will examine each of these issues in depth and tell you what you need to know!

Checkered Past Bobb Robinson

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 28 Ratings

From February, 1966 through August, 1967, DC Comics branded all their publications with a checkerboard masthead, lovingly known as "Go-Go Checks". Because, you know, the 60s. With the help of his husband and intrepid friends, Dr. Bobb will examine each of these issues in depth and tell you what you need to know!

    Julie Taymor Called (Adventures of Jerry Lewis 96)

    Julie Taymor Called (Adventures of Jerry Lewis 96)

    Large-scale puppetry! Shakespearean romance! And a booze-loving kitten! All this PLUS Jerry Lewis battles a mad scientist, a giant monster, and overbearing parents! It's The Adventures of Jerry Lewis #96!

    • 51 min
    Surf and the World Surfs With You (Bob Hope 101)

    Surf and the World Surfs With You (Bob Hope 101)

    Nubile young things in bathing suits! Politically incorrect stereotypes! Universal monster dopplegangers! PLUS Creepy old Hollywood stars! Who says the Beach movie is dead, not us!! Join us for all this PLUS Super-Hip in The Adventures of Bob Hope #101!
     
     

    • 51 min
    Happy Hallo-wheen! (Sugar and Spike 67)

    Happy Hallo-wheen! (Sugar and Spike 67)

    Sugar and Spike doing their first Trick or Treating unlocks a torrent of childhood Halloween memories, PLUS, what will we name our new kitten?

    • 48 min
    She's a Killah QUEEEEEN (Blackhawk 225)

    She's a Killah QUEEEEEN (Blackhawk 225)

    Today we learn that Dr. Husband was doing drag queen makeup before he even knew what a drag queen was! Plus a thorough discussion of Eartha Kitt, COVID Boosters, and fun facts about Lady Blackhawk!

    • 45 min
    A Sheep, A Duck, and a Rooster Walk Into a Bar (Atom 27)

    A Sheep, A Duck, and a Rooster Walk Into a Bar (Atom 27)

    The Atom takes on the ferocious Panther Gang, while condoning some HIGHLY unethical photographic behavior. Then he travels through time to meet the heroic sheep, Montauciel, AND American founding father Ben Franklin! Plus hear ALL about Dr. Bobb's first grown-up job!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Will Wonders Never Crease (Wonder Woman 165)

    Will Wonders Never Crease (Wonder Woman 165)

    Wonder Woman has her own pet paper doll, too bad he's such an annoying creep! PLUS all about worm composting, childhood paper routes, and suburban speakeasies! It's Wonder Woman #165!

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

Bucky749 ,

Swinging entertainment.

Enjoyable show and the hosts seem to be having fun and it comes through the podcast . And I love the variety of comics .

Billy Dunleavy ,

DC Silver Age madness

I discovered this show about a year or so back and enjoy it immensely. The hosts are knowledgeable and funny, and very engaging! Every episode is a blast! Two thumbs up!

Crapple the Crapster ,

Hilarious and fascinating

I have listened to every episode and you just gotta believe me it’s the best! I love the music and the material and the banter and especially when Dr H is caffeinated!

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