Category Archives: Narcissism

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #123: “Beware the Creeper”

Beware the Creeper, indeed! Aptly named, “The Creeper” is a pushy, entitled and narcissistic maniac with yellow skin, green hair and a perma-grin. In the Animated Series, The Creeper’s personality… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #105: “Torch Song”

It starts out pretty harmless. A minor dispute between a sassy pop star named Cassidy and one of her stage pyrotechnicians. His name is Garfield Lynns, and Garfield seems pretty… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 85: “Make ‘Em Laugh”

This week, we learn that Batman doesn’t have much of a sense of humor.  OK, we sort of already knew about that. But for the first time, we’re introduced to… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 81: “Riddler’s Reform”

To Batman’s surprise, The Riddler has been released from Arkham Asylum for “good behavior.” In an even more head-scratching move, The Riddler decides to launch a lucrative toy line, selling… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 69: “Avatar”

This week, our caped co-hosts revisit the “backfire effect” and answer questions about this psychological term that refers to our tendency to hold strongly to our beliefs when given evidence… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 63: “Fire from Olympus”

Commissioner Gordon discovers a mysterious new threat in Gotham City when he visits a hospital patient being treated for wounds related to electrocution. Rejecting the doctor’s theory that the man… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 49: “What is Reality?”

The Riddler is back, and this time he’s equipped with a virtual reality game so dangerous that it could actually kill Commissioner Gordon, Robin, and the Caped Crusader himself! As… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 48: “Birds of a Feather”

Are there really any villains in the world? Or is “bad behavior” shaped by how society treats us?  Hurtful primary relationships? Childhood neglect? Can we really put blame on a… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 40: “If You’re So Smart, Why Aren’t You Rich?”

It’s taken 40 episodes, but we’re FINALLY introduced to infamous, quirky Batman villain: The Riddler!  It’s well worth the wait!  We talk about the battle of wits between Batman and… Read the Rest »