Merlin Mann joins Moisés and John to discuss the X-Men, from reading recommendations and iconic storylines to why they really are so “Gifted” as a team.
- Merlin Mann (twitter, website) co-hosts Roderick on the Line and Back to Work. He used to be that guy who'd talk into his shoe.
- Herb Trimpe co-created Wolverine and regularly attends comic conventions. Seek him out and
- Artist Edition 38: The Human Element (Herb Trimpe)
- Squarespace: everything you need to get started making a website. Use the offer code mentioned in the show for 10% off
- Smile: get PDFPen Scan+ in the App Store for $4.99
- Drobo: smart storage to protect what matters. Use offer code MOISES for $50 off any Drobo model at Drobostore.com
Show Notes and Links
- Reading List for storylines and collections mentioned in this episode.
- The pre-roll Stan Lee narration is from the pretty awful 1989 pilot X-Men: Pryde of the X-Men.
- Everybody Loves Nightcrawler and Kitty Pryde, but not so much Jubilee (except for Moisés).
- Notable X-Men writers mentioned: Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Chris Claremont.