Seven years ago, at the very dawn of this bloghome, I authored a very personal post centered on my father for Father’s Day. Now, in honor of this year’s upcoming Father’s Day, I thought I’d share another memory of my now-eighty-six-year-old father, this one a bit more directly related to comics. Continue reading Father’s Day 2021
Another Christmas comic for another Christmas season. Continue reading Bad Santa
A funny thing happened earlier this week. Continue reading Spider-Mex Redux
“We used to be real close.” Continue reading “Got a call from an old friend…”
It’s September, back-to-school time, and in the spirit of this time of year, I figured I’d take a look back at a comic with some educational aspirations. Continue reading The Best (and Worst) of Spidey Super Stories!
This summer marks the 40th anniversary of the greatest birthday gift I ever received. Continue reading Summer of ‘79
I’m getting really sick of writing these. Continue reading Steve Ditko 1927-2018
Marking another ten-year anniversary today, albeit a much happier one than last time. Continue reading A Spectacular Anniversary
I binged Netflix’s Punisher series (which I enjoyed) over this past weekend and was thus inspired to write this post. Continue reading “Let the Punisher Fit the Crime!”
It was just over fifty years ago, on a Saturday morning in September 1967, that the original Spider-Man cartoon (or “animated series,” if you prefer) made its debut on the ABC television network. Continue reading Happy 50th to the Original Spidey ‘Toon!