Because Comics Ep. 1 - Sex, Mermaids, and Captain America

Welcome to Because Comics! In our inaugural episode, Mike and Jay go over the format of the show, discuss "Sex Criminals" and "The Wake," and talk about that time Cap fought post-Watergate cynicism in "Captain America and the Falcon" #163-175. Also in our "Super Mundane" segment, we debate which superhero would be the best at directing an elementary school musical.

Pull List:
Mike: "Sex Criminals," written by Matt Fraction, drawn by Chip Zdarsky
Jay: "The Wake," written by Scott Snyder, directed by Sean Murphy

Main Segment:
"Captain America and the Falcon" #163-175, written by Steve Englehart, drawn by Sal Buscema

Super-Mundane:
Who would be best at directing a school musical?