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Classic Comic Cover Corner – Superboy #115

September 21, 2014 – 7:45 am |

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!

Superboy #115 – September, 1964

Cover Art by Curt Swan

Superboy #115 - September, 1964

Superboy #115 – September, 1964

I’ve just returned from a Las Vegas vacation and one of the most exciting things I did on the trip was visit the National Atomic Testing Museum. Did you know a large portion of the nuclear testing in the United States took place just 60 miles away from “Sin City” and that back in the Fifties the tests were actually a big tourist draw? It’s true!

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J.J. Abrams something something Millennium Falcon something something Batman …

September 19, 2014 – 10:58 am |

What a piece of junk!

From the ARRR-chives: It’s Talk Like a Pirate Day!

September 19, 2014 – 8:00 am |

Avast, ye lilly-livered bilge rats!

Review: A Walk Among the Tombstones – Meanders off path

September 19, 2014 – 7:45 am |
A Walk Among the Tombstones

Liam Neeson proves, once again, that his screen presence is capable of elevating the most run-of-the-mill crime thriller into something worth sitting through.

Review: The Guest – An unwelcome entry

September 17, 2014 – 7:45 am |
The Guest

I had big expectations for the new thriller, unfortunately, this movie puts the “wack” in wacky and is an unwelcome entry into the horror/action mash-up genre.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Marvel Family #1

September 14, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Marvel Family #1 – December, 1945

Marvel Family #1 is the first appearance of Black Adam, a 5000 year-old Egyptian who got all his powers from Shazam, but not so much of the responsibility part.