Author Archives: Michael Bailey

IT ALL COMES BACK TO SUPERMAN EPISODE 15 – CATHARSIS…2020

Episode 15 – Catharsis…2020 Back in late 2009 I recorded an episode of Views From The Longbox with my friend Scott Gardner where we talk about our feelings about how DC Comics was treating Superman.  It was a raw and … Continue reading

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IT ALL COMES BACK TO SUPERMAN EPISODE 14 – SUPERMAN IS FOR EVERYONE: COSPLAY

Episode 14 – Superman Is For Everyone: Cosplay This time out I’m kicking off a series that will be going off and on this year called Superman Is For Everybody.  The idea is that instead of talking about a Superman … Continue reading

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NEVER ENDING BATTLE ORDER

When you co-host a podcast about the Superman books that were published between 1986 and 2006 it stands to reason that you might know something about that era.  This leads people to ask you questions and hands down this is … Continue reading

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IT ALL COMES BACK TO SUPERMAN EPISODE 13: SHAZAM TIMES 3, SUPERMAN TIMES 2

Episode 13: Shazam Times 3, Superman Times 2 J David Weter (but we can call him Dave) joins me to talk about two team-ups between Superman and Captain Marvel (but DC calls him Shazam).  Why?  Ostensibly it was to tie … Continue reading

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FCTC EPISODE 227: TRIAL OF SUPERMAN PART 1

Episode 227: Trial of Superman Part 1 Welcome to the two hundredth and twenty-seventh episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast!  This podcast has a simple premise; examine just about every Superman comic published between Man of Steel … Continue reading

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VIEWS FROM THE LONGBOX EPISODE 268: SEMI-RETIRED

Episode 268: Semi-Retired Over the past few years I have been selling off the majority of my comic book collection and back in August I sold the final, giant chunk all in one lot.  At the same time, I have … Continue reading

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VIEWS FROM THE LONGBOX EPISODE 267 – JUSTICE LEAGUE: DARKSEID WAR

Episode 267 – Justice League: Darkseid War Hey!  It’s an episode of Views!  Wonders never cease. Anyway, this time out I am joined by Stephen Lacey (of Fantasticast fame) to finish some business we started a few years ago.  Way … Continue reading

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I QUIT or MY THOUGHTS ON DC AND BENDIS TAKING AWAY CLARK KENT AS A SECRET IDENTITY

Back in 2010 I stopped collecting the Superman titles.  I think it was around August or so. I’m sure if I scoured Facebook I could find the exact date, but it really doesn’t matter.  I went from buying all of … Continue reading

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R.I.P. BILL SCHELLY

Back in the early 2000’s I was shopping at Oxford Comics in Atlanta, GA and stumbled across a copy of a book titled The Golden Age of Comic Book Fandom.  Oxford had a great selection of non-fiction books about comics, … Continue reading

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FOB SHOWCASE PRESENTS – MIKE AND RACHEL VS MARVEL PHASE 3 PART 4

Mike and Rachel vs Marvel Phase 3 Part 4 – Spider-Man: Homecoming Welcome to the fourth installment of a Fortress of Baileytude Showcase Presents mini-series… Mike and Rachel vs Marvel Phase 3!  The premise of this series was simple; Mike and his wife … Continue reading

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