"Commander Benson said:
I say this every time someone takes a sentimental or ideological stand for what should or shouldn't be in comics: it's a business, and it's first responsibility is to make a profit.
It amuses (and…"
"Landau, who shot to fame by playing a homosexual henchman in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1959 classic North by Northwest,
I have seen the film several times, but I never got the impression he was supposed to be homosexual.
Sometimes I think film…"
"Rob Staeger (Grodd Mod) said:
Early 40s, I would say (56 now).
Mind you, there are a tremendous number of old comics which I only read for the first after the age of 37, which were far better than the turkey that is Showcase #100!And I am…"
"Somebody mentioned on another board that she was the only major cast member of her own show to have since died, except for Ted Knight.
Which is remarkable, because many of her co-stars are years older than her, including Betty White, fourteen years…"
"I am the only person in my family who has ever read comics, at least anywhere near a regular basis - unless you count my older brother who used to read Mad and Crazy (do they count as a "comics"?) as a teenager, over 45 years ago.
"I am always amused (in a scoffing manner) when watching Hogan's Heroes, and occasionally a German army officer is referred to as "Kapitan."
Kapitan was only ever a naval rank in Germany. What we would call a "captain"…"
"I had never heard of The Champions before, Commander.
Even despite the fact that here in Australia, we probably got to see a lot more of British TV shows than you Americans, it's probably not that surprising I was oblivious to it, as I was…"