Happy New Year to our loyal Afronerd Radio supporters! Let's just dig in, shall we? Check out our first Mid Week in Review (MWIR) installment for '19 and listen to our podcast crew muse about the following topics: the team rolls out their predictions for the new year in cinema, TV, streaming services as well as politics (Senator Elizabeth Warren's POTUS dreams); Netflix' S2 Punisher teaser trailer hits the net; and in more Netflix products, our impressions of Bird Box and Bandersnatch films; comedian, Louis CK in an attempt to salvage his career in the wake of the #metoo movement finds himself in yet more PC hot water; and another comedian, Tiffany Haddish has a failed performance that somehow trended on social media; Bleeding Cool highlights Marvel Comics' writer, Donny Cates as being popular among many in the alt-right/anti-PC culture #Comicsgate community; The Orville S2 returns with an homage to Star Trek: TOS' "Amok Time" episode (pon farr, anyone?); and what about that Vader fan film, huh? Is Google to be believed about Hugh Jackman and Endgame?; Lastly, our thoughts about the David Walker/Brian Michael Bendis Superman-verse Naomi comic slated for release in a few weeks. LIVE call in at 646-915-9620.