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Holding Out for a Hero

Holding Out for a Hero

By Mike McPeek
I look at the superhero and Sci-fi genres in TV, movies and comic books and talk about what I think of them and how they relate to the world around us.
Cover art photo provided by TK Hammonds on Unsplash: unsplash.com/@tkristin
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Max Headroom - Blipverts - S1E1

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Max Headroom - Blipverts - S1E1
I start out a new series looking at the TV show Max Headroom. The first episode is call "Blipverts" and I will be talking advertising, the Internet and artificial intelligence.  Max Headroom Website Blipvert Episode SciFiTechTalk Podcast Max Headroom episode of SciFiTechTalk Max Headroom DVD Holding Out for a Hero Website Bard on the Plains Podcast Bard on the Playlist McPeek Podcasting Mike McPeek's Website
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October 3, 2021
Umbrella Academy -The White Violin - S1E10
The season finale has a smashing ending, literally. And I have an announcement about future episodes. Max Headroom DVD Holding Out for a Hero Website Bard on the Plains Podcast Bard on the Playlist McPeek Podcasting Mike McPeek's Website
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May 27, 2021
Umbrella Academy -Changes - S1E9
The story is coming to an end... or is it? Holding Out for a Hero Website Bard on the Plains Podcast Bard on the Playlist McPeek Podcasting Mike McPeek's Website
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May 25, 2021
Holding Out for a Hero Trailer
I tell a little about myself and this podcast
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May 23, 2021
Umbrella Academy -I Heard a Rumor - S1E8
Vanya starts to discover her past, Allison examines her past and Hazel and Agnes hope to make a past together, if the world doesn't end first. Holding Out for a Hero Website Bard on the Plains Podcast Bard on the Playlist McPeek Podcasting Mike McPeek's Website  
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May 22, 2021
Umbrella Academy -The Day That Was - S1E7
Now that Number 5 has hit the reset button and completely change the previous episode, let's see what is going on now. Klaus is getting sober and Luther is getting drunk. Hazel wants to get together but not with Cha-Cha. Diego is in jail and Alison has to save the day. And you know how people always say "You'll take your eye out"?. Well Harold , I mean Leonard, finally does. Bard on the Playlist Website McPeek Podcasting Bard on the Plains Podcast Holding Out for a Hero Podcast"
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April 13, 2021
Umbrella Academy -The Day That Wasn't - S1E6
Klaus gets his man - until he doesn't, the gang comes together to fight like a team until they can't and Cha-Cha is to take out Hazel until she won't. But none of that makes any difference because Number 5 hits the reset button.
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April 1, 2021
Umbrella Academy - Number 5 - S1E5
Number Five grows a plan, Klaus starts to grow up, Vania starts to grow more powerful and Hazel wants to grow somewhere else.
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Umbrella Academy- Man on the Moon - S1E4
Luther and Allison grow apart, Klaus get sober, Number Five gets drunk and Vanya’s boyfriend gets weirder
08:35
April 14, 2019
Umbrella Academy - Extra Ordinary - S1E3
Mom has issues, there’s a shoot out at the Academy and Vanya is just Extra Ordinary
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Umbrella Academy “Run Boy Run” - S1E2
We learn more about the characters as they start to interact with one another
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March 31, 2019
Umbrella Academy “We Only See Each Other at Weddings and Funerals” - S1E1
I look at the first episode of the Umbrella Academy, talk about the characters and what I think of the episode.
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