" That one was a riot -- and for me, that's when things did end -- the rest was the beginning of the all-too-serious-era -- it was a funny book that was a good parody of Marvel even though it had a vibe and voice of its own...
"At that point, I just wanted to have the complete run -- if the entire JLI turned into rancid turnips and fought against alien Nazi propane torches in mime, I would have bought it, knowing full well that I was enabling the wrong people for the wrong…"
"Yeah, it was better to be named "Letdowns" than "Breakdowns" in a lot of ways -- the peppiness that made me love that series seemed to be replaced with a non-stop beating -- and the characters deserved better than that...
"Considering how many people have used Lazarus Pits over the years, I bet Ra's doesn't even put chlorine in them and we wouldn't want to resurrect the young lad with some nasty infection!
At least I hope Bats sterilized those tools…"
"It was Hughes who made him into that hideous, scary bubble gum man with bad teeth, and considering I had childhood issues with the Kool-Aid Jug Man, that storyline really got a strong reaction from me!