Tag: Comics

The Man Without Fear

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When it comes to Daredevil – I am not an expert by any means.  I know that most hardcore comic book fans put Daredevil on the kind of pedestal guitar fans reserve for the likes of Eric Clapton – but…

The Original Green Lantern

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Before Hal Jordan or John Stewart, Guy Gardner and Kyle Rayner came along, there was another Green Lantern.  The Original. Born in the ‘Golden Age of Comics’ (1930’s-1940’s), this Green Lantern was more magical than SciFi.  His name was Alan…

The Green Lantern-Guy Gardner

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The Green Lantern: Guy Gardner When the Green Lantern of sector 2814 lay dying on the planet Earth, he asked his ring to seek out a worthy successor to pass the ring onto. To his astonishment, the ring found not…

The Green Lantern-John Stewart

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The Green Lantern: John Stewart One day, the Green Lantern for sector 2814 flew to the planet OA, home of the blue skinned, telepathic Guardians, and quit. His name was Hal Jordan. His long time girlfriend, Carol Ferris, had demanded…

Roundup of interesting things

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I find these things interesting, and thought I would share em by compiling a list here today.  The names were NOT changed to protect the innocent. Ars Technica Ars Technica has a lot of interesting articles each week. Sometimes I…

Comic Nostalgia – The Green Lantern

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When I think of the Green Lantern, I think of the Silver Age Lantern – Hal Jordan. (I am fully aware of Alan Scott, though) Hal Jordan was a test pilot for Ferris Aircraft. One day, he was enveloped in…

When Marvel went 2099: Ghost Rider/Hulk

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The gist: Feeling nostalgic, I’m trolling through my comic book collection, which spans 1977-1995/6ish, looking for things that I used to obsess over oh so very much.  Because I’m in a generous mood, I want to share what I find…

When Marvel went 2099: Ravage

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The particulars in case you forgot: I’m trolling through my comic book collection, which spans 1977-1995/6ish, because I’m feeling nostalgic and want to share.  I invite you to tag along with me cuz I hope it’ll be fun – I’m…