Week 1 - Golden Lads and Lasses Must

Week 1 - Golden Lads and Lasses Must

Episode description

All-Star Journalist Gita Jackson and World’s Finest Comics Expert Alex Jaffe dive into everything you need to know to start reading 52, as well as grants for Evil STEM education, and million dollar fanfiction ideas.


  1. Let’s talk a little bit about Crisis on Infinite Earths, everything that happens before 52, and gorillas. (07:33)
  2. Let’s Talk Talent (25:49)
  3. Let’s Talk About 52 #1 (36:23)
  4. The Blackboard (01:17:36)
  5. Character/Plot Beat of the Issue (01:24:48)
  6. Ask The Questions at 52mailbag@gmail.com (01:27:25)


52 Pickup is an Aftermath production, created by Gita Jackson and Alex Jaffe, and edited by Esper Quinn, with original music by Jon Ehrens. If you’d like to follow along, you can check out 52 at your local comic book store or library, or the DC Universe Infinite subscription service. The views and opinions expressed on this show are solely those of the show’s personalities, and do not reflect those of DC Entertainment or Warner Bros. Please rate and review our show wherever you can, and send your questions and comments to 52mailbag@gmail.com. Never stop reading comics.