Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Episode 20 : Issue 20 Home is Where the War Is

Joes, Attenhut!

Fall in!

Reporting for duty is Aaron Codename: Head.  With him are fellow Joes:
Pat Sampson - Codename: KrisTATOS
Jarrod Alberich aka The Yard Sale Drawer Guy - Codename: Death Probe
Kevin Rietzel - Codename: Raidernerd

And special guest host.. Brad Abraham  Codename to be revealed NEXT episode.

The Joes gather in their top secret bunker, The Pit, to talk about Issue 20 Home is Where the War Is

G.I. Joe 20: Clutch goes home.. The HARD way!
Credits for this issue are:
G.I. Joe a Real American Hero #20
Cover Date: February 1984 
On Sale Date: November 8, 1983
Cover Price: $0.60
Title: "Home is Where the War Is"

Guest Writer: Steven D. Grant
Penciller: Geof Isherwood
Inker: Jon D'Agostino
Inker: John Tartaglione
Letterer: Rick L. Parker
Colorist: George Roussos
Editor: Dennis J. O'Neil

Cover Credits
Artist: John L. Byrne

Reprinted In:
G.I. Joe Comics Magazine #7 (1987)
G.I. Joe Vol. 2 TPB (2002)

As always, this information comes from: Mikes Amazing World of Comics

This episode we take a break from our regular Joe missions as Clutch returns home for furlough.  Home.... friends, family, Cobra free?  Right?

Then at 54 minutes in to the show, we look at the eighth  episode of the regular cartoon with "Satellite Down" written by Ted Pedersen.
This episode first aired September 25, 1985.

Then at an hour and twenty minutes, I bring you Postbox: The Pit!
And I award a brand new award... The Solider of the Month!

This month, the honor of the very first Solider of the Month award, goes to Mark Storm....  Why?  What did Mark do to deserve this honor?  Listen in and find out.

Thank you Mark for your contribution to the G.I. Joe podcast....

Stay tuned after I say good bye for the monthly PSA, my closing credits and a our bloopers reel!

As always, we can be found here at http://gijoe.headspeaks.com and over on Apple Podcasts and Stitcher radio.

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Commercials played this episode
Fandom Podcast: One of Kevin's podcasts.

The Longbox Crusade: Pat's main show..  Where he attempts to read all of his comics....

Head Speaks: My main show, where I've started my Armageddon 2001 coverage.

Comics With Normies: Jarrod's show.


Our guest hosts can be located at:

Pat Sampson can be found at: http://www.longboxcrusade.com/

Join us next month as we look at issue 21 of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero a two part episode, with me and a huge group of Joes...  Some of the current regulars, some returning Joes, and some brand new hosts!

This should be an extravaganza....

Be sure to visit your local comic shop and check out the continuing adventures of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero by IDW.  While you're there, look and see if there is anything else that strikes your fancy.

Joes, Dismissed!