Monthly Archives: April 2008

ACQUISITIONS FOR 04/15/08

You know, I don’t care what anyone says. I liked this story. Ah 1995.  I mentioned in my Trial of Superman Acquisition Post that the latter part of that year was kind of the suck but the spring and summer?  … Continue reading

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SOME BRONZE AGE LOVE

You know, I’m going to take back a lot of the bad things I said about the Pre-Crisis Superman. Actually I didn’t bad mouth the Pre-Crisis Superman too much.  I can’t think of an iteration of the Man of Steel … Continue reading

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WHAT I BOUGHT/ACQUISITIONS: COMIC WEEK 04/09/2008

Wow, this was a big week. I didn’t set out for it to be such a big week, but between some very cheap acquisitions from my good buddy eBay and the comics I bought this week I am phat with … Continue reading

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WELL, I WENT AHEAD AND DID IT ANYWAY

Wal-Mart has had all six seasons of Smallville currently available on DVD for $19.99 a piece for a little over a week now. I’ve been in Wal-Mart several times over the past week getting groceries and other necessities and have … Continue reading

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ACQUISITIONS FOR 04/09/2008

Ah, another trade from the mid-nineties. In all honesty I can’t remember this story at all.  Unlike The Trial of Superman, which I have very little memory of because of the upheaval in my life at the time I can’t … Continue reading

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REVIEW: ACTION COMICS #863

WARNING: The reviews presented on this blog are usually written a week or so after the book has been released to allow for the reader to have a chance to read it. However, in case you haven’t read the book … Continue reading

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REVIEW: ALL-STAR SUPERMAN #10

WARNING: The reviews presented on this blog are usually written a week or so after the book has been released to allow for the reader to have a chance to read it.  However, in case you haven’t read the book … Continue reading

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The Siegel Ruling: My Thoughts

Well it’s been a week since the news hit the Internet that the Siegels won a key battle in their litigation with Time Warner and for the moment they own fifty percent of the copyright to Superman. Reactions have been … Continue reading

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RANDOM THOUGHT: 04/05/2008

A odd thought occurred to me the other day. Superman Returns is a kind of microcosm of how I feel about Superman in general. I like some parts. I didn’t like others. On the whole, though, I enjoyed it. But at … Continue reading

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ACQUISITION FOR 04/04/2008

And here’s where everyone shakes their head and gives me that…look. This particular trade comes from a time in the Superman books where things were getting a little…wonky.  It was two years past Reign of the Supermen and despite some … Continue reading

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