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Wednesday Doodle: Spidey

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One night, several years ago, I got a bug up my butt that I really wanted to draw Spider-Man.  The result can be found below: a)  This took FOREVER b)  You can’t really see where I erased stuff over and…

Influences Part 4

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Comic Books If you’ve been hanging out here on the blog or on my twitter feed, you know by now that I am a huge comic book geek.  I once had a monthly habit that was the equivalent of a…

Which is your favorite Classic SciFi show intro?

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Classic SciFi shows had a sense of style that still shines through today.  Which show has your favorite intro?  Let’s take a look – nothing before 1980, shall we?! The Outer Limits. The Twilight Zone Doctor Who The Time Tunnel…

Interesting things from the web

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Another quick round up of stuff I found interesting on the web today. Galactic Hookup Spawns Celestial Offspring comes from Wired (but it’s all over the web). Basically, Hubble caught a photo of galaxies colliding.  I wonder what happens to…

Spider-Man: Carnage in comics

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As if Venom weren’t bad enough a villain for Spidey, the writers at Marvel decided that there needed to be an even CRAZIER, more SPIDEY HATING VILLAIN who got their powers from an alien symbiote. Let me backtrack for a…

Spider-Man: the trouble with Goblins

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Taking a look at some of my Spider-Man Comics today and it struck me that there were a lot of variations on a theme when it comes to the Goblin. The original was, of course, Norman Osborne as The Green…

Clones have never been a good idea-Comic Nostaglia Spider-Man

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Gather ’round children, and let old Uncle Morty tell you a story. Once upon a time, there was a meeting of the minds at old Marvel.  “Spider-Man,” they said, “Is stale.  We’ve done it all!  Peter’s married to Mary Jane,…

Comic Nostaglia: Spider-Man

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My favorite comics were Batman and Spider-Man, hands down. I could totally relate to Peter Parker.  He was a nerd; smart, goofy looking, awkward in social situations – what nerd isn’t?!  But he also got to have this cool side,…

When Marvel went 2099

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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…

Trolling my comics-box 3 part 2

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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…