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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)

December 17, 2019 Back Issue to the Future, Reviews
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Commentary by Sam S. 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…

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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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Star Wars vs. Star Wars by JC

December 3, 2019 Articles
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi is my least favorite Star Wars movie. This is NOT an article in which I rant about Last Jedi. If you are reading this, you probably consider yourself a “fanboy” or “fangirl” and most likely…

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Doc’s Reviews for the Week of 11/27 (Happy Thanksgiving)

November 27, 2019 Docs Corner, Reviews
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STAR TREK PICARD #1     IDW COMICS While I absolutely refuse to pay for a streaming service for any show, I must admit that the trailers that can be found everywhere have caught my attention. Luckily the fine folks at…

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