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Murd is eight years behind on his new comic reading. In this podcast we join him as he discusses the books he's reading and his thoughts on said books.

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    The Twenty-Second Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 22 (June 5, 2014)

    At last, the TIME has come: Murd reacts to the first issue of Grant Morrison's New X-Men run! (A little less 'New' than it was in 2001, but no less worthy of comment!) Also, Garth Ennis takes on Spider-Man; John Ostrander breaks down the history of the Justice League; and... wait for it... the first-ever Time Bubble / Crisis Tapes crossover!! (3:10:41)

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    The Twenty-First Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 21 (March 26, 2014)

    The Time Bubble bobs back, putting an end to the lengthiest-ever lacuna in its already infamously irregular production schedule! This Time, Murd muses about the beginning of J. Michael Straczynski's Amazing Spider-Man run; the return of Hawkman in JSA; Citizen V and the V-Battalion; and a bubbly bevy of Quick Pop mini-reviews! (2:13:27)

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    The Twentieth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 20 (June 26, 2013)

    The Time Bubble is running on Mountain Time, as Murd, just returned from the Denver Comic Con, reminisces about a batch of comics he bought during his last trip to Colorado, twelve years ago! Featured are the last pre-Straczynski Spider-Man story; a few classic Bronze Age Superman tales; and some high and low points of cosmic superheroics, '90s style! (2:25:26)

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    The Nineteenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 19 (March 13, 2013)

    It's taken nearly six months, but the Bubble is back! From Green Arrow's Star City to Lex Luthor's White House, from the bright future of the 31st century to the dark days of World War II, listen in as Murd teases out the texture and topography of timespace. (2:12:53)

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    The Eighteenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 18 (September 19, 2012)

    The Time Bubble goes into full reverse, as Murd spends an entire show reviewing comics from well before 2000! The challenge of the Man-Bat! The befurring of the Beast! And the million-dollar debut of... Squirrel Girl??? Plus a double-fistful of classic Silver Age reprints, and even a few Quick Pops for good measure. (1:51:48)

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    The Seventeenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 17 (June 27, 2012)

    Another round of retrograde reviews! Superman returns to (pre-Crisis??) Krypton! Spider-Man revisits a chapter of his career he thought he'd closed in 1969! Bongo's Radioactive Man celebrates a 1963 milestone, a mere 38 years late! It's all happenin' in 2001, baby; come along for the ride! (1:17:54)

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    The Sixteenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 16 (April 13, 2012)

    The Time Odyssey continues! Murd finally gets around to discussing a few things that were actually published in 2001, including Hal Jordan as the Spectre; the Hulk and Killraven according to Marvel Knights; and a little-remembered JLA fifth-week event. Plus, the customary cannonade of quick pops! (1:30:36)

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    The Fifteenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 15 (February 29, 2012)

    A fine summer-vintage issue of DC Comics Presents! A milestone issue of Mark Waid's JLA! And the death and remembrance of Colossus! All this and more reflected in the cracked rear-view of the Time Bubble in this episode. (1:27:11)

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    The Fourteenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 14 (November 4, 2011)

    The Bubble returns! Through the mists of time Murd talks about the Busiek/Larsen Defenders #1, Action Comics #775, Avengers #263, and Flash #30. (1:26:00)

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    The Thirteenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 13 (June 20, 2011)

    Return again with Adam and travel to the previous decade to discuss Excalibur, Tom Strong, Superboy, Golden Age Secret Files & Origins, plus Quick Pops! (1:43:24)

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    The Twelfth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 12 (March 22, 2011)

    It's a mostly non-DC stop looking at X-Men Forever, Powers, the Authority, Zero Girl, Spider-Man the Mysterio Manifesto and more including Quick Pops! (1:11:56)

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    The Eleventh Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 11 (February 12, 2011)

    The Bubble has returned! This time with missives on Superman, Green Lantern/Superman: Legends of the Green Flame, Hawk and Dove, Solar: Man of the Atom and Incredible Hulk. (1:30:30)

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    The Tenth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 10 (December 18, 2010)

    Murd dips back into 2000 once again for more comic book reviews and quick pops! This time it's a look at Robin Year One, Superman Lex 2000, more Maximum Security tie-ins, Futurama Comics and more! (1:23:22)

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    The Ninth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 9 (September 8, 2010)

    It's another trip through the time stream! Peter David's Supergirl! Batman Legends of the Dark Knight! Static Shock! Wonder Woman! And an obscure humor book unlike many others! (1:20:06)

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    The Eighth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 8 (May 28, 2010)

    Maximum Security! Thunderbolts! Impulse! And more comics as the Bubble ventures back to 2000 once again! (1:02:00)

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    The Seventh Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 7 (April 21, 2010)

    Take another spin with Murd as he dips back into his years old to-read pile. (2:11:06)

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    The Sixth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 6 (January 29, 2010)

    More Murd talking about what he's read recently. (56:11)

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    The Fifth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 5 (October 24, 2009)

    Comics from the past. Comics about the past. It's one more journey into the timestream! (1:12:43)

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    The Fourth Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 4 (August 27, 2009)

    Murd is back with more reviews (and stories) from the past. (1:08:29)

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    The Third Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 3 (June 26, 2009)

    Murd's jumping back nine years again. Will he ever catch up? (49:48)

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    The Second Time

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 2 (May 8, 2009)

    Murd continues his trip back through time and brings us another batch of comics. (54:00)

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    The Introduction

    Murd's Time Bubble: Episode 1 (April 2, 2009)

    Murd is taking us on a trip back in time. He'll be chronicling the comics he's currently reading. (40:16)

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