Black Panther (2018)

A Lifetime of Happiness: Movies, TV, and Video Games

Apr 20 2022 • 1 hr

The Steves continue Avengers April with a discussion of 2018's mega-blockbuster Black Panther, along with what's making them happy in pop culture today.

What's Making Us Happy?

  • Drag Race Season 14 nearing the finale
  • Drag Race All Stars Season 7 announcement

Black Panther Discussion

  • Why we love Black Panther
  • Names and Numbers behind the scenes
  • Comic Book Origins
  • The real-life language spoken in Wakanda- Xhosa
  • T'Challa and Nakia's relationship
  • Shuri- the Disney Princess we needed!
  • The beautiful mix of technology and advancement with tradition and ceremony
  • Okoye and her representation of strong femininity
  • The "Tolkien" White Guys
  • Finding a middle ground behind T'Challa and Killmonger's ideologies
  • Is the Dora's uniform 'just armor' for Nakia?
  • Could Killmonger have had redemption?
  • What might they do with Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
  • What do we want to see in the sequel?

Ending- Any music or audio clips were borrowed from the original source material.

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