Doc’s Reviews for the Week of January 7th, 2020

January 8, 2020 Docs Corner, Reviews
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DOLLAR COMICS BRAVE AND THE BOLD #197     DC COMICS How do you make me happy? Give me a classic tale of the Golden Age written by Alan Brennert and drawn by my pal Joe Staton and George Freeman. Make…

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Options for Television by Nick L.

January 7, 2020 Articles
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For me, there’s nothing better than seeing your favorite comics and characters come to life on the big and small screen. We’ve all been lucky to be living in this era of the Mega Marvel hit movies. Comics are everywhere,…

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HAPPY 2020 EVERYONE! – Reviews and What-Not from Doc’s Corner

January 1, 2020 Docs Corner, Reviews
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PREVIEWS #376     THE COMIC SHOP'S CATALOG Believe it or not, it has been years since I've thumbed through a Previews. For one reason, advance warning of current titles can work against a reviewer. If I see an issue coming…

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Street Geek: A Take on Geek Culture in Hip-Hop Music By Luis Barajas

December 31, 2019 Articles
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My parents, at least when it came to music, were very divided. My mother listened to 80’s rock and my father stopped listening to metal before I was born and started listening to Hip-Hop. Now I know that Bon Jovi,…

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Doc’s Reviews for the Week of 12/17/19

December 18, 2019 Docs Corner, Reviews
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JUSTICE LEAGUE #38     DC COMICS Just when I thought we had reached the big finally. The heroes are back with their powers. Everyone is ready for the big push against weird looking Lex Luthor. But no, looks like we're…

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BACK ISSUE TO THE FUTURE: Green Lantern: The New Corps #1-2 (1999) Commentary by Sam S

December 17, 2019 Back Issue to the Future, Reviews
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DC in the 1990’s was filled with legacy characters, generally more hip, youthful and contemporary replacements for some of the company’s most iconic characters. Outside of Wally West as the Flash, no character exemplified this trend like Kyle Rayner, the…

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COMIC SHOPS SAVE LAST MINUTE SHOPPERS! By Chris in Downers Grove

December 15, 2019 Articles
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There is no better place to finish all of your holiday shopping than at a comic book store! They have everything you need to cross those last few people off your list; from your weird uncle, coworker and neighbor. Even…

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Doc’s Reviews for the Week of 12/10/19

December 11, 2019 Docs Corner, Reviews
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  GIANT SIZE DEFENDERS #3     MARVEL COMICS I always love a chance to revisit the past and thanks to Marvel, I get that chance this week. Setting the way back machine for 1975, I get a chance to catch…

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BY CROM! By Mike Wall

December 9, 2019 Articles, Managers
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I could not figure out what to write for my blog entry this time. So, I asked Dawn (my associate) what I should do and she said write something about the resurgence of Conan the Barbarian by Marvel. We did…

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Doc’s Reviews for the Week of 12/4/2019

December 4, 2019 Docs Corner, Reviews
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THOR THE WORTHY #1     MARVEL COMICS I can't believe I actually beat Rick Berg to this review! An all star celebrity cast of writers and artists return to the pages of Thor! Small vinettes with our main Thors from the…

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