In the latest episode, The Fanbase Weekly co-hosts welcome special guests Jordan Hart (writer - TERMINARCH, DOPPELGANGER) and Justin Harder (graphic designer - CLAUS Studios) to discuss the latest geek news stories of the week, including the upcoming report on UFO activity, pending media mergers with WarnerMedia/Discovery and Amazon/MGM, IGN's deleted post on Palestine, and Kevin Feige's regret on Doctor Strange.
Cast members: Claire Thorne, Drew Siragusa, Justin Peniston, and Bryant Dillon
Special guests: Jordan Hart (witer - TERMINARCH, DOPPELGANGER) and Justin Harder (graphic designer - CLAUS Studios)
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24:19 - (CBS) UFOs regularly spotted in restricted U.S. airspace, report on the phenomena due next month
38:27 - (Bleeding Cool, Variety) What Does WarnerMedia/Discovery Merger (WMD) Mean For DC Comics?/Amazon Said to Make $9 Billion Offer for MGM
52:47 - (The Mary Sue) IGN Published and Then Removed a List of Ways To Help Palestinian Civilians
1:07:07 - (io9) Kevin Feige Says DOCTOR STRANGE's Whitewashing Was the Wrong Move
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