Category Archives: My Collection

MEMORIES…ALL ALONE WITH MY COMICS

One of the upsides to giving up on being the type of hopeless comic book addict that I am is that even though I don’t particularly care for what is coming out now (and boy is that a phrase I … Continue reading

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COMIC BOOK COUNT 2008

I’ve been doing this at my Live Journal for several years now so I decided to carry it over to this blog. Official Comic Book Count for 2008 2008 was not a banner year for my comic book collecting but … Continue reading

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THE FORTRESS ARCHIVES: DIRECT CURRENTS #9

I have a lot of neat stuff packed away here in the Fortress.  From time to time I will pull them out and share them with you.  These are the Fortress Archives. This time out I present Direct Currents #9 … Continue reading

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ANAL-RETENTIVE IS HYPHENATED or MIKE’S CRAZY FILING SYSTEM

No, I have not forgotten about the final three parts of the series on my recent trip to the Metropolis Celebration.  I am working on them but once more real life is making it mighty hard to get to this … 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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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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WHAT I BOUGHT: 04/23/2008

A very light week Superman wise.  One team-up book, one team book and one Pre-Crisis book.  And here we go. I just go through reading this one.  I have mixed feelings, all of which can be read in my review … Continue reading

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ACQUISITIONS FOR 04/18/2008 or THE HAPPY POST FOR THE DAY

Today I purchased two more issues from the Bronze Age, which is good.  I hadn’t really planned on focusing on the my Superman want list but after starting this blog t just kind of worked out that way. BTW- My … Continue reading

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WHAT I BOUGHT: 04/16/2008

Decent week Superman wise.  Busiek’s last issue, Tangent stuff, a Bronze Age issue, a couple of guest appearances and a tenuous connection. And here we go. The last Busiek issue.  Definitely going to review this later. Oh yeah, I bought the … 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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