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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. S04 E15: ‘Self Control’

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In the last episode, in perhaps one of the most frightening cliffhangers in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. history, five of our team have been replaced by LMDs – everyone but Fitz and Simmons as a matter of fact – and the bad guys are looking for a full set. Meet me after the jump for my thoughts on “Self Control.”

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Heroes and Villains – Reviewing The Week’s Marvels 2-23-2017

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This week in Heroes and Villains our selection of new Marvel Comics includes some very precise distinctions of heroes and villains, folks who cross that line between the two. Meet me after the jump for my reviews of Captain America: Steve Rogers #12, Infamous Iron Man #5, Scarlet Witch #15, Thunderbolts #10, and Avengers #4.1… and beware, spoilers abound…

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Civil War II: The Oath – Endings and Beginnings

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There’s only one thing worse than a failed project, and that’s a failed project that sells itself out as an ad for the next project. That’s what the epilogue to the disappointing Civil War II really is. It’s just a prologue for the next big Marvel Comics crossover event – Secret Empire. What’s that old saying? Fool me once… Meet me after the jump for my thoughts on Civil War II; The Oath #1… because it gets much, much worse…

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Heroes and Villains – Reviewing The Week’s Marvels 1-25-2017

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This week we have a handful of Marvel Comics spanning the variety of the Marvel Universe. There are endings to long-form storylines and the beginnings of new ones as well, a sampling of what is happening in one of the world’s most creative literary and visionary playgrounds. Meet me after the jump for my thoughts on Avengers: Monsters Unleashed #1, Black Panther #10, Deadpool #25, Doctor Strange #16, and Captain America: Steve Rogers #10.

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Marvel’s Agent Carter S02 E06: Life of the Party

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As the zero matter continues to exert its otherworldly influence on both Whitney Frost and Jason Wilkes in very different ways, the badly wounded Agent Carter recruits an unlikely ally to battle Frost – Dottie Underwood. Meet me after the jump for my thoughts on “Life of the Party.”

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Marvel’s Agent Carter S02 E04: Smoke & Mirrors

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Forces are closing in on our “Agent Carter” this week. As the dark shadow of the Cold War Red Scare looms heavy in the background, we get peeks into the pasts of both Peggy Carter and Whitney Frost. Meet me after the jump for my thoughts on “Smoke & Mirrors.”

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Marvel’s Agent Carter S02 E03: Better Angels

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In the aftermath of our last episode of “Marvel’s Agent Carter,” the presumably late Doctor Jason Wilkes has been blamed (or is that framed?) for the explosion at Isodyne Energy, and evidence has appeared making him out to be a Russian spy. Can Peggy find out what really happened? And what of The Council, Dottie Underwood, and Whitney Frost? Meet me after the Cold War jump for my thoughts on “Better Angels.”

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Marvel’s Agent Carter S02 E02: A View in the Dark

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Finally, thanks to OnDemand, and ABC rerunning the first two episodes of “Marvel’s Agent Carter” the other night after “Galavant,” I was able to see and review the second episode. No thanks to Comcast, meet me after the jump for my thoughts on “A View in the Dark.”

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