Monthly Archives: May 2008

REST IN PEACE: ALEXANDER COURAGE

It has been noted elsewhere but I would be remiss if I didn’t write something about the passing of composer Alexander Courage, who died on May 15th of 2008.  While the man had a prolific career and as a Superman … Continue reading

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SUPERMAN HOMEPAGE REVIEWS FOR 05/28/2008

I did two reviews for the Superman Homepage this week.  You can find them at the links under the covers. Superman/Batman #48 Justice League of America #21 The Superman/Batman review seems to be getting some good traffic, which is nice.  … Continue reading

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CONNECT THE BOOKS, LA LA LA LA

In November or so of 1990, starting with Superman (Vol. 2) #51, something changed with the Superman books.  Actually two things changed.  The first change was of a monetary nature.  While the bulk of DC’s books had gone from seventy-five cents … Continue reading

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I AM STILL ALIVE

I am still here, just feeling like crap again.  Apparently my allergies were so bad this year that the gunk in my head has dried up into my sinuses and I am on this kind of bizarre regime that I have … Continue reading

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FAVORITE COVERS: 05/13/2008

Sorry that I haven’t posted all that much lately.  Real life has been very busy over the past five or so days leading me to lose my will to livedo much of anything so posting on my blog was one … Continue reading

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FAVORITE COVERS- 05/08/2008

Here is the first in a series (hopefully) of posts where I showcase some of my favorite Superman covers.  A lot of fantastic covers have graced the various Superman books over the years and DC even put out a book of them back in … Continue reading

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THE NEW STUFF: 05/07/2008

Very light this week.  Not so much a money issue as trying to control myself.  Plus the wife and I have the trip to Metropolis coming up, so I’m trying to put a little aside so we can have some … Continue reading

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SUPERMAN: NEVER-ENDING BATTLE AUDIO ADAPTATION

A few years back Pocket Books and DC Comics released a series of novels based on the various members of the then JLA.  One of these was Superman: The Never-Ending Battle by my all-time favorite Superman writer Roger Stern.  It was … Continue reading

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BEST ALTERNATE ENDING EVER

You may have already seen this but I post it nonetheless because I think it is funny. While I am on the subject Superman II has to have the best trailer of all the Superman films. At least in my … Continue reading

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THE NEW STUFF: 04/30/2008

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Thanks to the Tax Rebate money that came in I was able to splurge a bit this week.  So in addition to the five books I picked up (two of which were Superman related) I also purchased part two of Graphic … Continue reading

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