Chronic Insomnia: Issue #257 “Racist Word Problems!”

• November 20th, 2014

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Time for another refreshing blast of Chronic Insomnia!  In episode # 257 we cover:

  • Bill Cosby's magical sleepy-time herbal pills!
  • Lashamanda's magical heterozygous big booty!
  • All new Wonder Woman # 36 by the Finch family!
  • Intersect # 1!
  • Sinergy # 1!

Also:  The hidden connection between the 1987 film "The Allnighter" starring Susannah Hoffs and Marvel's Agents of SHIELD.


As always, we love the all of you. Stay tuned for another installment of the comic book podcast your momma warned you about, next week.  
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Chronic Insomnia: Issue 256 “Halcon Review”

• November 15th, 2014

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Holy cow we've got a lot of Ryan this week!  Did you expect any different?  On this weeks exciting show:

  • Ryan talks about Halcon
  • Remy doesn't snore
  • Ryan talks some more about Halcon
  • Ryan wears a flannel shirt
  • Ryan talks a lot more about not being on any panels.
  • Mike says a few words but Ryan still says a bunch as we review:  Alex + Ada #10, Deep State #1 and Tooth and Claw #1.  

As always, we love the all of you.  Stay tune next week for more of the worlds most absurd comic book podcast.

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 255 “Overturned Tapioca Truck!”

• November 6th, 2014

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Chronic Insomnia is still the show your mother warned you about and on this weeks cellulite infested show:

  • Lena Dunham has ruined sex for everyone
  • DC's Convergence is discussed
  • We talk a little about past mega-events from Marvel
  • Ryan briefly talks about going to Hal-Con this weekend.  He's going to smell some hair.
  • Comics we read:  "Prometheus: Fire and Stone" and "Deathstroke #1"

As always we love the all of you and wish Ryan a safe and pleasant journey into the land of crazy Canadians. 

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 254 “Halloween Special?” FIXED AUDIO!

• November 1st, 2014

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In this super spooky episode rich in Halloween scares:

  • Hank Longwood's Breaking Brad - starring Ryan Lee!
  • Sexual Abuse Advocates!
  • Benedict Cumberbatch: not quite as Dr. Strangey as you might think!
  • Dark Gods # 1
  • Memetic # 1
  • Axis: Carnage!
  • Underrated: the magic of Harbinger and Josh Dysart!
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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 253 “All Praise Hank Longwood”

• October 24th, 2014

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It's back to the basics this week as we rip into just about everyone we know.  You don't deserve it but we did it anyways.  Such is the way of our cold cold hearts. 

On this weeks exciting installment of Chronic Insomnia:

  • Marvels new event has them still being total dicks
  • DC beats Marvel in sales this month
  • The prolific Hank Longwood writes three more books you can buy on Amazon.
  • Ryan watches another classic Vincent Price movie
  • Goners #1, Batman turns his home into an Asylum in Arkam Manor #1, Other comics that I can't recall right now and other cool stuff. 

Remember to clear the pipes as often as you can.  As always, we love the all of you. 

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 252 “Mike Is Erotica!”

• October 17th, 2014

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In this new era of Chronic Insomnia, the show is hosted by one Louden Swain and one published author.  The latest thrilling installment features:
  • Books!  Quincy wrote some...you can read them!
  • Dracula Has Risen From the Grave!
  • Spawn talk, end of FF talk, beginning of the $4.99 era talk!
  • X-Factor is cancelled and Peter David blames......you!
  • Deadpool: The Art of War # 1!
  • Pregnant Bitches at War # 1!
  • Agents of SHIELD, Flash, the return of Priest/Bright's Quantum & Woody, and holy hockey did we talk about a lot of stuff this week!

All this and much much more on this weeks show.  As always, we love the all of you. 

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 251 “HooHa’s and Boob Windows”

• October 10th, 2014

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Sooner or later it comes down to fate, we might as well be the ones, right?  In this episode we study the romantic wisdom of one William Joel plus these topics:

Just how bad was Fallcon?
Max analysis of Kirby settlement!
Batgirl # 35!  (The next big thing?)
Birthright # 1!
Miracle Keith and his letter.

That and so much more on this extended version of Chronic Insomnia.  As always, we love the all of you.

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 250 “Feces at the Fan!”

• October 3rd, 2014

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This is the sentimental and historic 250th episode of Chronic Insomnia, in which Mike and Ryan are mean to each other for 47 minutes, and nobody gets cake.  Topics tackled in this show:

It's the end of the world as we know it....and Ryan feels fine!

Marvel makes "New Thor" disappear from every panel but one in Thor # 1!  Ta-Daaaaa!

The Harley Quinn Annual # 1 is going to rub-and-smell like weed.  If you open the poly-bag, that is.  So you better get one quick when it comes out!

Batgirl # 35 is going to be A Thing.  It hits Wednesday, October 8.  You have been warned.

Review: Guardians 3000 # 1

As always, we love the all of you.  Stay tuned next week for Ryan's coming out party.  Should be a good time. 

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 249 “Is It Time To Celebrate?”

• September 26th, 2014

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Put down that ham sandwich and share a merry Rosh Hashanah with the Chronic Crew!  In this super-sized episode we tackle:

The Jewish New Year: a super accurate history

All New Miracleman # 1

Dormans Vs. Cosplay Vs. Conventions

io9 article re: comic book sexism gets taken to the woodshed

Roche Limit # 1

Butterfly # 1

Also: Maximum analysis on the new Gotham TV series!  As always we love the all of you.

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Chronic Insomnia: Issue # 248 “Ice, Ice, Ice. Water, Water, Water”

• September 19th, 2014

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In this triumphant return of the Chronic Insomnia podcast:

  • The side of Baltimore Comic Con nobody else will dare expose: corrrupt beer distributors!
  • Milo Manara ruffles some Bunny feathers!
  • Why you sell your Action Comics # 1 on eBay!
  • Manifest Destiny # 10
  • Dawn/Vampirella # 1
  • Copperhead # 1

Also this week we debut a new segment to the show.  Weird Ass Comics!  This week we go in-depth on what may be the weirdest comic ever printed - Void Indigo.  You have been warned!


This weeks show is so jam-packed it's almost like we haven't recorded one in three weeks.  As always, we love the all of you.


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