Ep 76 - Powers: Who Killed Retro Girl? - Show Notes

Heroes glide through the sky on lightning bolts and fire. Flamboyant villains attempt daring daylight robberies. God-like alien creatures clash in an epic battle in the night sky. And on the dirty city streets below, homicide detective Christian Walker does his job. Detective Walker has to investigate the shocking murder of one of the most popular superheroes the world has ever known: Retro Girl. Walker is teamed up with spunky rookie Detective Deena Pilgrim and the investigation takes them from the seediest underbelly a city has to off er, to the gleaming towers that are home to immortal beings. As shocking twisted hidden truths about Retro Girl come to light, Walker finds that to solve this crime, he might have to reveal his own dark secret. This week we are reading Powers, Who Killed Retro Girl?


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Drinking Game


 Moment of Zen - A rare page with no dialogue, take a drink.

Not So Secret Identity - Any time someone is outed as a superhero before they have a chance to reveal it themselves, take a drink. 

The Name Drop Rule - Every time a new superhero or villain is mentioned, take a drink. 

Oh Look, It's Chin Pubes - Every time the cop Pilgrim refers to a Chin Pubes shows up, take a drink. 


Cocktail 


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Power Drainer

  • 1.5 oz Plymouth Gin
  • 0.25 oz Triple Sec
  • 1.5 oz Orange juice
  • 0.75 oz lime juice 
  • 1 tsp grenadine 

Shake over broken ice, pour into glass.   


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The Retro Girl

  • 2oz bourbon, rye whiskey, or gin
  • Half of a lime squeezed and dropped in the glass
  • Sparkling mineral water

Preparation Combine spirit, lime and shell in a highball or wine glass. Add ice, stir and then add sparkling mineral water.


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The Diamond

  • 2 oz gin
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 1 oz honey simple syrup

Add all to a shaker over ice, shake the shit out of it, strain into a martini glass or over ice,


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The Deana Pilgrim

  • 3/4 oz Amaretto (Disaronno)
  • 1-1/4 oz Vodka
  • 2 oz Sweet and Sour Mix
  • 1/2 oz Lime Juice
  • Lemon-lime Soda (7-Up or Sprite)
  • wedge Lemon
  • Garnish: Lemon
  • Glass: Highball Glass

Next week we start our annual Halloween celebrations with Aliens: Defiance Vol 1. Colonial Marine Private First Class Zula Hendricks is battling demons from her past while fighting for her life in the company of Weyland-Yutani synthetics. In deep space she is forced to question her strength and loyalty when the discovery of an insidious alien species on a derelict hauler sends her on a dangerous journey across the stars.


Episode 76 - Powers: Who Killed Retro Girl?,  is out on September 25th.  Find this, and all our other episodes on iTunesStitcherGooglePlay, and TuneIn