NPR‘s Too Hot For Radio podcast is worth checking out, it’s full of interesting things that couldn’t make the radio because of adult language, situations, and violence. One such item was actor Stephen Lang (Avatar, Terra Nova) reading Batman and Robin Have an Altercation, a short story found in Stephen King‘s The Bazaar of Bad Dreams. This isn’t your typical Batman story, but a tale of a man and his father with Alzheimer’s on their weekly trip to Applebee’s.
*Please note that there is NSFW language in this reading.
The reading starts about 5 and a half minutes into the podcast:
What did you think? King certainly knows how to get you thinking. That Batman connection between father and son is a common one that many of us can relate to.