Darkseid's Couch
A Comic Book Podcast That's Sometimes About Comic Books

S19:E6 - The Incredible Hulk No. 169 (1973)

Calamity in the Clouds!

Nov 22, 2021

This time on the Couch: Mike, James, and Shée stifle juvenile giggles while reading 1973's The Incredible Hulk no. 169! It's the fight of the century, the jade giant versus the provocative Bi-Beast! That's right, the Bi-Beast is loud and proud and he doesn't care who knows it! Of course, "it" refers to the fact that he has two heads sharing a single skull. That's... really kinda it. Look, he lives alone in a secret cloud city in the sky, excuse him for not running his codename by a focus group of grade school children first. But none of that matters to the Intolerant Hulk, who's enraged by anything that he thinks might threaten the established cultural norms he's become so comfortable with over the years. Hey Hulk, here's something you can try smashing: It's called social inequality, you jolly green bigot!

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