The Shortbox

Welcome fanboys,fangirls, and newbies alike!

The Short Box is Jacksonville FL's premier comic book and pop culture podcast, created in 2012 by Badr Milligan, Walter Gant, and Andrew Torres. The show is currently hosted by Badr, alongside co-hosts: Cesar Cordero, Edmund Dansart, Adam Wollet, and Ashley Lanni Hoye. The Short Boxers aim to bring comic-book and pop-culture entertainment, as well as opinionated discussions to the novices and know-it-all gurus alike. The show vehemently attempts to shine a spotlight on all the cool stuff going on in Jacksonville, and the real life superheroes making the city a better place. The crew is constantly joined by an incredible array of creators and personalities to discuss comics,music,art, and upcoming projects. So, if you're trying to make sense of the latest geek news or just asking, "What's worth checking out or getting into this week?" look no further and take a listen!


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Music from the show: Music by K.L.A.* Music by Mecca Tha Marvelous
The Short Boxers: Badr* Cesar* Ed* Ashley* Adam

The Latest Episode:

Apr 02, 2018
The crew got back together to catch up on the latest comic book happenings, review Ready Player One, and listen to Drew get passionate about RiRi. Ashley is still on the run from the feds but finds time to celebrate Saga turning fifty.

Other Episodes:

"The Tacoverse"
Mar 18, 2018
We're joined by a guest that rivals the Marvel OG's knowledge of Marvel comics! Paul Bourcier, A Marvel freelance writer and comic historian joins us for an in-depth conversation about the importance of continuity, comic book indexes, and fan theories

"Head Bitch in Charge"
Mar 11, 2018
Catalina Alers-Alers, the overnight host of 97.9 KISSFM and the 'But First Brunch' podcast, joins the show to talk about her journey into the radio profession, her love of all things Jacksonville, and how to get the title of H.B.I.C. on your resume

"Over 9000"
Mar 03, 2018
The third installment of our Artist Spotlight series is all about the creator of the Dragon Ball franchise, Akira Toriyama! Press play and learn a couple of new and interesting tidbits about the manga icon and his legacy.

"Full Plate"
Feb 25, 2018
Paten Locke, Dillon Maurer, and Jay Myztroh of the Full Plate record's family join the show to talk about the origins of the label, their creative process, the new Stono Echo album, and a surprising number of Tori Spelling references.

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