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I’m not a big Lois Lane fan. I never was. Try for the life of me, I could never see what attracted Superman to her. Oh, sure, every once in a while would come a story in which she was a true and helpful friend to the Man of Steel. But far more often than not, she was a genuine pain.
She snooped. She pried. She violated others’ privacy. And I’m not talking about in her professional rôle as a reporter. These things she did to dig into the personal secrets of…
Editor and writer: Stan Lee Art: Jack Kirby (pencils), George Roussos (inks)
It was January, 1963, and Marvel Comics was a title short.
Publisher Martin Goodman had ordered the cancellation of The Incredible Hulk after its sixth issue. …Continue
Once again, gang, I’m going to blow away some of the commonly held misconceptions about the fictional details of the Silver Age heroes. As I mentioned the last time I did this, an abundance of continuity errors made in the 1970’s became factoids when writers and fans who came in late accepted the mistakes as legitimate information. When 1985's Crisis on Infinite…Continue
I have to say, I loved the response to this particular quiz! The responses were everything I hope for when I gin up one of these brain-teasers: a reasonable amount of participation, a bit of brilliance from everyone who posted, some correct answers which I hadn’t thought of, and one question which nobody got right.
(O.K., that last one is my ego speaking…Continue
I try to accommodate my readers. Sometimes, it’s a snap, especially when the reader himself provides the inspiration, such as when Commando Cody raised the question of why Lightning Lad wasn’t held to task for killing Zaryan the Conqueror.
Other times, the sailing's not so smooth. Figserello has been waiting for me to do a piece on Animal Man. The hold-up…Continue