SoS Ep 119: Talking ComicsGate, Deadpool 2 & Comic Book School​ with Buddy Scalera​ – Oh My!

We preview Deadpool 2 with former Deadpool writer Buddy Scalera and discuss his popular panel and online series Comic Book School.

Oh and we discuss a little something called #ComicsGate… it was nice knowing you!

Segment 1:

Michael and Hassan discuss big movies that released in 2018, Summary of comics gate and discuss the controversy and scandal surrounding it, Critics reception of Deadpool 1 and 2, Discussion about the harassment of female creators in the comics industry, “Social media is a dinner table, and politics and religion should not be discussed.”, Is weaponized social media a negative or a positive?, Hassan and Michael discuss trolling

Segment 2:

Hassan and Michael reveal how they deal with trolls, Hassan: “The internet has its own language and customs just like countries and cultures”, Freedom of speech or a lack of respect for the internet culture?, The flaws in weaponized internet, Michael and Hassan discuss Mark Waid, Rita Ora controversy surrounding lyrics the LGBT community views as harmful

Segment 3:

Former Deadpool writer Buddy Scalera joins the show, Comic book networking and making connections in the comic industry, Scalera talks about his attitude going into the writing the Deadpool comics, Scalera discusses the similarities and differences between the comic book and movie adaptation, The effects of capitalism on the comic book industry as well as Marvel’s business tactics, The monetization of negativity surrounding a film,  Buddy Scalera discusses comic book school, The importance of interacting socially to be successful in comics, and Scalera reveals his predictions for Deadpool 2

Segment 4:

Will Deadpool 2 be as good as the first one?, Spinning the Racks, Death of Margot Kidder and her impact on the industry, Hassan and Michael predict what’s sure to go wrong with Deadpool 2.

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NEXT WEEK:  Did Deadpool 2 live up to the hype? We give you our review of the Merc with a Mouth’s return! PLUS: We welcome master comics networker Dirk Manning to the show!

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