Monthly Archives: July 2008

PLANS ARE COMING TOGETHER

This piece by Alex Ross (from the over sized Superman book be did with Paul Dini) perfectly sums up how I feel right now. It’s been a long couple of days.  It seems like whenever I get into a routine with this … Continue reading

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GUEST SPOT ON SPEEDING BULLETINS

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Steve Younis was nice enough to offer me a guest spot on the Superman Homepage’s weekly vid-cast Speeding Bulletins.  Here’s how it turned out. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpyOn3DbTKo Yeah, I know.  The sound quality on my end was awful, but overall I was pleased.  … Continue reading

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NO SUPERMAN COMICS THIS WEEK

Really.  There weren’t any issues of the Superman titles out this week and for the first time in a long time I felt a strange sort of ache because of that fact. I miss the days of a Superman book … Continue reading

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VIEWS FROM THE LONBOX EPISODE 47: THE HOMEPAGE JAMBOREE

I don’t usually cross pimp my podcast here, but it actually had something to do with Superman this week.  Steve Younis and Neal Bailey of the Superman Homepage came on the show and a grand time was had by all. … Continue reading

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TEN…I MEAN…FIFTEEN YEARS!

Has it really been fifteen years since the Reign of the Supermen? I say that mostly in jest of course because it was only last year that we (as in the Superman fans we) “celebrated” the fifteenth anniversary of the death … Continue reading

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LEARNING WITH SUPERMAN- THE LETTER S

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httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_hRKBPTu8vw&NR=1 Before stumbling upon this via YouTube I had never seen it before.  I had heard of the short but I don’t remember it being part of the Sesame Street I watched as a kid.  Then again it aired a few years before … Continue reading

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THE ELECTRO BLUE SUPERMAN ERA WASN’T ALL THAT BAD REALLY

I was thinking about this today.  In the grand scheme of things the storyline where Superman’s powers went all wonky on him leading to his gaining a whole new set of powers and a new costume wasn’t a terrible one.  It wasn’t the … Continue reading

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FEELING A BIT LAZY TODAY or SUPERMAN PEANUT BUTTER

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I had a really long and hard day so this post will not be as “exciting” as the ones I have done in the past.  I started typing out something substantial but the weight of the day and the fact … Continue reading

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FLASHBACK- ABC INTROS FOR SUPERMAN: THE MOVIE

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I’ve certainly been on a YouTube kick over the past few days, haven’t I? Oh well I say go with it. The great thing about YouTube is that it has the ability to trigger certain memories, most of them fond … Continue reading

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SOMETHING TO LOOK FORWARD TO: SUPERMAN TRADES FOR ’09

I believe I have mentioned in previous posts that I am one of the crazy few that collect and read Superman and Superman related comics both in their monthly form as well as in their hardcover or trade paperback editions.  … Continue reading

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