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Superman II: They Just Don’t Throw Kids Off Buildings Like They Used To

Superman II: They Just Don’t Throw Kids Off Buildings Like They Used To

My fear of heights started in a movie theater on my fifth birthday at a showing of Superman II.

At first, it was all unreal fun—Lex Luthor had hair even though my dad told me that he wasn’t supposed to, and the crazy, short-haired Krypton lady with eye makeup and shoulder pads who looked like a Kryptonian real estate agent threw people around until folks wised up and kneeled before Zod.

And then came Niagara Falls.

Imperial Trouble Episode 92: Too Hot To Handle, Too Cold To Hold

Imperial Trouble Episode 92: Too Hot To Handle, Too Cold To Hold

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This week’s topics include Doctor Who, the Statue of Liberty, a recital of Bobby Brown’s theme song from Ghostbusters II, Dungeons & Dragons parody songs, the Dave Matthews Band and pan-dimensional rifts. Guest hosts: Beau Brown and Jack Walsh.