Monthly Archives: December 2011

AMERICAN ENTERTAINMENT DOOMSDAY AD

Anyone that lived through collecting comics in the early ’90s (or listened to the Knightquest coverage over at Hey Kids, Comics! hosted by Andrew and Micheal Leyland) will be familiar with the mail order ad that appeared in just about … Continue reading

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SUPERMAN SEGA GENESIS AD (WITH VIDEOS!)

Of all the Superman related ads that were run during the Doomsday story arc this one always made me curious. I never had a Sega Genesis and the one guy I knew that owned one never got this game, so it has … Continue reading

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MORE SUPERMAN HOUSE ADS 1990/1991

The house ads I posted the other day went over better than I thought they would so here are some more going back to 1990/1991. This is not only an interesting re-coloring of the cover to Superman (Vol. 2) #40 … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS 2011: THE HAUL

(We interrupt our regular programming to bring you pictures that prove that my wife is amazing and knows me all to well.  The Doomsday coverage continues in the next post.  For now sit back, relax and check out the awesome … Continue reading

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SUPERMAN HOUSE ADS CIRCA 1991/1992

I hope that everyone that celebrates the holiday had a very merry Christmas yesterday.  As I type this I am about an hour or so away from opening presents and if I get any cool Superman related gifts I will … Continue reading

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MERRY NON-DOOMSDAY CHRISTMAS!

Back in 2008 I made a post around Christmas time pertaining to this plate.  It is a bit…raw in terms of humor but it is now a tradition so here we go. Enjoy and know that I am probably going … Continue reading

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ANOTHER DEATH OF SUPERMAN ANNOUNCEMENT ARTICLE

As usual…the bullet points: Once again we get a pretty crass opening.  This isn’t surprising but man is it getting annoying.  Yes it is odd to be annoyed by something that happened nearly twenty years ago but I have been … Continue reading

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NEWSDAY ARTICLE ABOUT THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN – ALTERNATE VERSION

Here, just for grins, is a few scans of another version of the Newsday article that broke the Death of Superman story, this time with Dan Jurgens artwork. I guess this would be considered an abridged version of the article … Continue reading

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HEADLINE NEWS COVERAGE OF THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN

Here is another one of those things that reminds me how much the world has changed.  Today if you wanted to watch a national news station here in the United States you have a lot of options.  MSNBC, Fox News … Continue reading

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NEWSDAY ARTICLE ABOUT THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN

Yesterday I posted the Advance Comics interview that was seen by a reporter from Newsday and turned into a national story.  Here is a copy of that article as printed in the September 4th, 1992 edition of the Atlanta Journal.  … Continue reading

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