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Why Comics?

85 EpisodesProduced by Jesse PetersonWebsite

Join Jesse as he deep-dives into topics about all kinds of comics and comics-related media.


Finale Crisis (not really though)

Hey, this is a weird way to do this, but this is the end of "Why Comics?" I don't see any real future where the show comes back, but as most of us know, never say never. However, I just can't do it with the same energy and passion I had as before. Thank you all even if you've listened to just one episode. 

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