Podcast #84, “Post Con Comedown”

lisa-marie-c2e2Three interviews from C2E2 on this week’s podcast that I couldn’t find a way to run on their own. It was a thrill to speak with three Chicago-area English teachers about teaching graphic novels. They had some insights into a completely different segment of the comic-reading populace, and it was probably the most satisfying conversation I had all weekend.

We also spoke with Lisa Marie Varon, also known as Victoria from the WWE and Tara in TNA, about the differences between those two promotions and the restaurant she’s looking to open in Chiacgo, as well as the founder of the new company, Black Action Tees.

All that and a ton of new rock ‘n’ roll on this week’s podcast.

Podcast #84, “Post Con Comedown”
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C2E2, day 2

c2e2-day-02-012Less time on the floor for Saturday, the second day of C2E2. Firstly, we hiked the two miles up to the Loop to record dig for a while at Reckless, as no trip to Chicago is complete without looking for punk singles in at least one of their locations. Once back to the hotel, we knocked back a pint of Three Floyds’ Zombie Dust, and thus fortified, hit the con. The wife and I split up, with me doing interviews with the likes of Theater Hopper‘s Tom Brazelton and the founder of new company Black Action Tees. Those interviews will run tomorrow evening or Monday morning.
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