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Comic Book Justice (Part 5)

Full series Part 1: Childish things Part 2: Secret origins Part 3: Faster than a speeding ballot Part 4: All that glitters Part 5: The big chill Part 6: Super power to the people Even as a new era of … Continue reading

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Happy days? (Part 1)

The recent deaths of actors Barbara Billingsley and Tom Bosley, who played iconic television parents June Cleaver and Howard Cunningham, got me thinking about the idealized era during which they both raised their respective sitcom families. Billingsley’s Leave it to … Continue reading

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Never forget

It seems fitting on the 65th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima to examine a comic book retelling of this dark moment in human history created by someone who lived through it. Flash of insight Barefoot Gen (Hadashi no … Continue reading

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