ClarkKent_DC
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share

ClarkKent_DC's Friends

  • Ronald Morgan
  • Detective 445
  • Tracy of Moon-T
  • Kirk G
  • Border Mutt
  • Mr. Silver Age
  • Philip Portelli
  • JD DeLuzio
  • James Grant Goldin
  • Dagwan
  • Luke Blanchard
  • John Dunbar (the mod of maple)
  • Chris Fluit
  • Ana Canino-Fluit (Anacoqui- mod)
  • Eric L. Sofer

ClarkKent_DC's Discussions

Comic-Con to establish comics museum

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ronald Morgan Mar 28. 3 Replies

I get to write about comics!

Started this discussion. Last reply by ClarkKent_DC 15 hours ago. 65 Replies

Comic book sales trends in 2016

Started this discussion. Last reply by ClarkKent_DC on Wednesday. 43 Replies

Gifts Received

Gift

ClarkKent_DC has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

ClarkKent_DC's Page

Latest Activity

ClarkKent_DC replied to Captain Comics's discussion The Top 10 Silliest Bits in 'Wonder Woman' comics
"I almost forgot ... I did have some more thoughts about the movie ... Nice little bit how Diana gets the name "Diana Prince." Diana was definitely right to call out the general who didn't want to engage in a strike to end…"
12 hours ago
ClarkKent_DC replied to Philip Portelli's discussion If WONDER WOMAN was set in World War I in the comics...
"Thanks, friends!"
12 hours ago
ClarkKent_DC replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion I get to write about comics!
"My most recent piece for CBR, "Powerless: 15 Heroes Who LOST Their Powers" Enjoy! Share with your friends! All my stories may be found here: http://www.cbr.com/author/kchi/"
15 hours ago
ClarkKent_DC replied to Philip Portelli's discussion If WONDER WOMAN was set in World War I in the comics...
"Sgt. Rock's father served in World War I; he's buried in a French cemetery. How he wound up there is a story never told.  The Shadow, before he became The Shadow, was a fighter pilot during that war. And one or more of the Blackhawks…"
yesterday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Captain Comics's discussion 'Gotham' reveal tops FOX, CW superhero season finales
"I take the mispronouncing as a term of endearment."
Thursday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Cavaliere (moderator emeritus)'s discussion What are you watching right now?
"Watching the two-part story on Barney Miller, "Homicide." In a reshuffling of the neighborhood precincts and their duties, the detectives in different precincts are now assigned to specialty squads -- burglary, sex crimes, vice, arson,…"
Thursday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Philip Portelli's discussion If WONDER WOMAN was set in World War I in the comics...
""... to a certain extent" is the rub. Particularly, when it comes to using the likeness of a person in a commercial work. It's a very tangled part of copyright law and trademark law, but, in short, a person does have rights to their…"
Wednesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Philip Portelli's discussion If WONDER WOMAN was set in World War I in the comics...
"Who is Biff Bradley? Slam Bradley's dad?"
Wednesday
Rob Staeger (Grodd Mod) replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion "Who Wants to be a Millionaire"? Maybe I do ...
"Good luck!"
Wednesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Philip Portelli's discussion If WONDER WOMAN was set in World War I in the comics...
"What series was that?"
Wednesday
Wandering Sensei: Moderator Man replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion "Who Wants to be a Millionaire"? Maybe I do ...
"Nice! Good luck!"
Wednesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion "Who Wants to be a Millionaire"? Maybe I do ...
"Well, two years have come and gone, and I did not get the call.  On the other hand, on the urging of a friend, I've taken the Jeopardy online test. Here's hoping ... ! "
Wednesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion Comic book sales trends in 2016
"I picked up Raina Telgemeier's Drama a while back but haven't cracked it open. I don't understand why DC gave up so quickly on the Minx line of books. I've read a few -- Good as Lily, Token, The New York Four, Emiko Superstar --…"
Wednesday
Luke Blanchard replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion Comic book sales trends in 2016
"Thanks for posting that. The author's point about the personal nature of kids' reading is interesting. I think it explains why there's a place for comics in a world with TV. They're visual like TV, but more personal."
Wednesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion Comic book sales trends in 2016
"Here's another piece, from Vulture.com, saying growth in comics sales is coming from comics that are aimed at kids -- isn't that a novel idea, comics aimed at kids? -- thanks to librarians who are purchasing them for their collections and…"
Wednesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Philip Portelli's discussion If WONDER WOMAN was set in World War I in the comics...
"A World War I Wonder Woman could encounter time travelers such as Booster Gold, Rip Hunter, and the Legion of Super-Heroes."
Tuesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Richard Willis's discussion Stephen Furst, Vir Cotto on Babylon 5, Has Died
"Until ER came along, St. Elsewhere was the best medical show ever."
Tuesday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Richard Willis's discussion Stephen Furst, Vir Cotto on Babylon 5, Has Died
"I remember Stephen Furst best from St. Elsewhere, as Dr. Elliot Axelrod. He was kind of a sad sack who didn't really have any friends except for Dr. Fiscus. And Dr. Axelrod came to a sad end: He had a heart attack. Being in a hospital, they…"
Monday
ClarkKent_DC replied to Captain Comics's discussion The Captain Comics Guide to reading Wonder Woman
"Well, after George Perez left the book, I dropped it too, and didn't come back until Greg Rucka. I stayed with it through Jodi Picoult, a couple other writers I can't remember, and Gail Simone. I gave J. Michael Stracyznski a try, but I…"
Jun 16
ClarkKent_DC replied to ClarkKent_DC's discussion Comic book sales trends in 2016
"Yes, it does. However, my friendly neighborhood comics shop dropped Comixology as its ordering system because it wasn't pleased with how Amazon administered Comixology. I don't know what changed about Comixology that led them to do…"
Jun 16

ClarkKent_DC's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

ClarkKent_DC's News Posts

Ten years ago today ...

Posted on February 20, 2011 at 7:56pm 19 Comments

On this day 10 years ago, I was in an accident that totaled my car. I am grateful today for three things: 



That I was in the car by myself; I doubt a passenger would have survived.



That I walked away from it whole; save for some pain in my side that lasted about a week, I was and remain physically sound.



That God saw fit to spare me, that I may carry on in this world and be the husband, father and person He wants me to be.

 

I am also grateful to have…

Continue

President Luthor (from the old board)

Posted on September 21, 2009 at 10:30am 9 Comments

From the old board, I launched the "President Luthor" thread with this post (July 21, 2003):





At my last visit to my friendly neighborhood comics shop, I say the President Luthor trade paperback. I haven't read the Superman titles for several years (heresy, I know), and the notion of Lex Luthor becoming President of the U.S. wasn't enough to entice me back.



It's a nifty idea, I'll admit ... but the time to do it was very shortly after the… Continue

Help Wanted at Marvel Entertainment

Posted on September 12, 2009 at 12:48am 9 Comments

For those who might be interested ... the Monster.com posting is here.





From: superspyro

Subject: [ACESjobs] Supervising Proofreader, Marvel

To: ACESjobs@yahoogroups.com

Date: Friday, September 11, 2009, 3:58 PM





Marvel Entertainment, Inc.



Summary: In addition to proofreading documents, the position is responsible for… Continue

Bugs Bunny, the greatest baseball player ever

Posted on August 18, 2009 at 2:49pm 3 Comments

I just ran across this sportswriter's analysis of "Baseball Bugs," the classic Looney Tunes short in which Bugs Bunny takes on the Gas House Gorillas all by himself -- starting in the fourth inning of a game in which the Gorillas are leading the Tea Totallers 54-0 -- and wins 96-95. It's funny because it's so, so serious ... "Bugs Bunny, Greatest Banned Player Ever"

Happy Birthday, Captain Comics!

Posted on August 12, 2009 at 11:37pm 8 Comments

Although it was yesterday Photobucket , I wish to offer a happy happy joy joy, to our fearless leader, Captain Comics!



I also put this on the old site because I don't know how to do the parade of smilies over here.



Three cheers!…





Continue

Comment Wall (4 comments)

At 9:04am on January 4, 2010, Ana Canino-Fluit (Anacoqui- mod) said…
Did you guys make it home before we got the big dumping of snow?
At 9:42am on October 28, 2010, Cavaliere (moderator emeritus) said…
Happy birthday, CK!
At 12:21pm on April 7, 2017, JD DeLuzio said…

(Sorry. My original post had the wrong link

The church is Wesley-Knox United Church in London, Ontario. They drew a sizable crowd to Chaney's Phantom

I have some links below. You'd have to contact them for further information:

http://www.wesleyknox.com/images/W-K_Bulletin_Oct25.pdf

Best wishes.

At 12:24pm on April 7, 2017, JD DeLuzio said…

Another church with almost the same name  apparently did something similar in Cambridge, Ontario:

http://www.wesleyunited.ca/index.php/2-uncategorised/173-phantom-of-the-opera-1925-with-ian-sadler-organist

You need to be a member of Captain Comics to add comments!

Join Captain Comics

 
 
 

Welcome!

No flame wars. No trolls. But a lot of really smart people.The Captain Comics Round Table tries to be the friendliest and most accurate comics website on the Internet.

SOME ESSENTIALS:

RULES OF THE ROUND TABLE

MODERATORS

SMILIES FOLDER

TIPS ON USING THE BOARD

FOLLOW US:

OUR COLUMNISTS:

Groups

© 2017   Captain Comics, board content ©2013 Andrew Smith   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service