Jefferson Pierce is the most electrifying superhero to come out of Metropolis. Let's got to school and learn the history of Black Lightning! Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. Read our first comic book mini-series -- JUPITER JET! https://goo.gl/MdEYmD Our listeners can post jobs on ZipRecruiter for FREE, That’s right. FREE! Just go to www.ZipRecruiter.com/geekhistory Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading Follow the show on TWITTER! http://www.twitter.com/GHLpodcast Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin. Thanks for showing up to class today. Class dismissed!