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by jacemrva
Wed Dec 16, 2009 11:12 am
Forum: Comics
Topic: Anyone else read old "Christmas" comics this time of year?
Replies: 2
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Anyone else read old "Christmas" comics this time of year?

Am I the only one here that reads old Christmas comic stories this time of year? My wife and have tons of books,including one shelf dedicated to Christmas books. Right next to 'A Christmas Carol' and Tolkien's 'Letters From Father Christmas',we've got a stack of Christmas/New Year/Chanukah comics,in...
by jacemrva
Tue Dec 15, 2009 4:31 pm
Forum: Spidey Kicks Butt
Topic: Is there a double standard with Norman?
Replies: 6
Views: 3963

Re: Is there a double standard with Norman?

First off,I love JR's essays. One big difference is that when Doom,Red Skull or Magneto have "died", there's no corpse. It was usually an explosion,a few tattered remains of a costume are found, followed by an exposition about how "no one could have survived that". In the case of Osborn we watched h...
by jacemrva
Thu Jul 09, 2009 3:09 pm
Forum: General Webhead Discussion
Topic: Hobgoblin & Kraven's Last Hunt articles in Back Issue #3
Replies: 1
Views: 243

Hobgoblin & Kraven's Last Hunt articles in Back Issue #3

Afternoon everyone, In case anyone hasn't seen it, Back Issue #35 has a good round table discussion about the Hobgoblin. Stern,DeFalco, Romita Jr.,Frenz all offer their takes on one of the 80s best villains. Also, Mike Zeck & J.M. DeMatteis discuss 'Kraven's Last Hunt': More info here: http://twomor...
by jacemrva
Thu Jul 09, 2009 3:03 pm
Forum: General Webhead Discussion
Topic: The Official Introduce Yourself Thread
Replies: 1195
Views: 104976

Hi everyone,been lurking here for a while now,enjoying the discussions, just getting around to posting. I've been reading Spider-man comics since about 1975 (first issue was Marvel Tales #69), got every issue of Amazing from #136 until the Clone debacle(and most issues of Spectacular & Web from that...