Youth Culture Killed My Dog, Episode 12: Where Did Luuke Skywalker Come From?

In the twelfth episode of Youth Culture Killed My Dog, Roy Rogers, Christopher Fannon, and Jeff Kusterbeck discuss the latest news and reviews in American pop-culture – comics, movies, and television. This episode marks our first post-San Diego Comic-Con recap episode. We discuss a whole variety of news and rumors from that sweaty, line-filled tribute to American popular culture. On the docket is discussions of the costumes of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, Firefly Online, the Game of Thrones Season 5 casting news, and the latest announcements from Marvel and Image Comics. For added measure we dig into a whole variety of Star Wars sequel rumors (Brienne with a lightsaber! Luke’s hand!) and Roy provides a long disquisition on the fate of Star Wars continuity.  YCKMD_WORDS_FOR_INTERNET_USE

As we are just getting this podcast started, we ask for patience as we work out technical and editing issues with our audio.

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Virtually non-existent show-notes are available below. We welcome comments, questions, and feedback there or by email at You can also subscribe, review, or comment on this podcast on iTunes. Thank you for checking out Youth Culture Killed My Dog and keep listening!


Comic-Con and Convention culture
Mark Hamill’s beard
Brienne with a lightsaber!
Will Han Solo be the protagonist of Episode 7?
Marvel’s spat of Star Wars comics
The fate of Star Wars continuity post-Disney (note: Roy rant!)
Simpsons World
Batflex’s Cowl
Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice
The new Woman Woman costume
Lots of terrible, incoherent talk about women’s fashion (re: the WW costume)
Firefly MMO
Game of Thrones season five casting
Avengers 2 footage (the Vision!)
The Mad Max remake
[The next segment are the Roy rant about comics section]
The Image pre-Con announcements (and that damnable keynote)
The spat of Marvel announcements
Roy’s editorial bias against DC Comics
The current Hickman-era Avengers
Eisner Awards (Roy rant!)
Why The Oatmeal is barely a webcomic. [Roy has been critical of The Oatmeal before]
Walking Dead the Game, season two: episode 4


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