Tag Archives: DC Comics

World News Center on Copyrighting Comic-Con

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to talk about trademark infringement cases involving the terms “Super Hero” and “Comic Con.”  Plus:  becoming a Furry Award-winning author and Green Lantern’s catcher’s mitt.

Tom Cavanagh

Tom Cavanagh called in to the show to talk about his role as Dr. Harrison Wells on CW’s “The Flash,” now in its fourth season.  Tom directed an episode that will air on Halloween night.  We discussed time travel, alternate universes, crossover episodes, the Chicago Cubs, and why he’s very impatient with himself as an actor when he’s also the director.

The World News Center’s Found Footage

Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in to chat about Dwayne Johnson in Shazam, yet another Spider-Man movie, and why he hopes we don’t see a found footage superhero horror movie.  Plus: more great news on MS research and other things that made this segment “really gooder.”

The Movie Man’s Painful Reentry

The Movie Man called in to review the new Wonder Woman and Captain Underpants movies and to recap his recent European vacation that featured a painful re-entry into the United States.

A Super Fun Superhero Update from the World News Center

Bill McCormick called in live from the World News Center with a light and somewhat fluffy update as we covered Guardians 2, Avengers, Ant-man, Wonder Woman, and Marvel’s Diversity Debacle.  Plus:  A visit to downtown Downers Grove.

Schoolhouse Rock & Squirrel Girl

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to remind everyone how a bill becomes a law, and then shared the latest news on Wonder Woman, Nightwing and Squirrel Girl.

The World News Center: “Don’t Click on That!”

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to warn everyone about a computer virus scam that’s been going around and costing people hundreds of dollars.  Plus: we discuss Power Rangers, Justice League trailers, and how old is too old to be an Avenger.

Another Visit From the World News Center

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to discuss St. Patrick’s Day, Aquaman, and Iron First, and shared some messages from listeners.


Bill McCormick Opens the Mailbag

Bill McCormick joined us live from the World News Center and opened the mailbag to address some questions and concerns from listeners, including dogs & dairy, “Supergirl” the musical, and curing cancer with an obscene corkscrew.

Bill McCormick is Big in Bosnia

In our weekly visit from the World News Center, Bill McCormick shares a letter from a new listener in Bosnia, and then gives us the latest on alien probes, animated super hero backstories, and the surprise return of Samurai Jack and Firefly.