Monthly Archives: October 2014

Golden Age Batman

Another post from na na na na na na na na na…Donny! Batman in the Forties (collection published in 2004) Bill Finger, with Gardner Fox and others (writing) Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, Dick Sprang, and others (art) The “Bat-Man” (as … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #208: Casey Jones

“Casey Jones” The Grateful Dead, 1970. I was just talking with a friend tonight about The Grateful Dead, and she helped me realize that I had overlooked an important song from 1970. For the most part when I put together … Continue reading

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Hicksville

Here is Donny’s review of Hicksville… Hicksville 1998 by Dylan Horrocks Like Watchmen and Maus, this is a “pure comic,” by which I mean that this could only be done in the medium of comic books. It contains various “pure … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #207: A Whiter Shade of Pale

“A Whiter Shade of Pale”, Procol Harum, 1967. Ok, while looking back over which Kinks songs to include in the Rock Chronology, I realized I may have overlooked one of the best selling rock songs of all time.  (Oops!) Some people might … Continue reading

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Werewolf by Night: Children of the Beast

Marvel Comics Presents #54-59 1990 Len Kaminski (writer) Jim Fry (artist) Back in 2000 Marvel launched its Ultimates universe, rebooting their classic heroes for the twenty-first century. At the time, I sent them (unsolicited, of course) a five or ten … Continue reading

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Elfquest: The Original Quest

Here’s Donny’s second review. Take it away Donny…. Elfquest (1st series) # 1-20 (or 21) 1979 – 1984 Wendy Pini (writer and artist) Richard Pini (writer) First, let me introduce someone special to me. This is a picture of my … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #206: A Well Respected Man

“A Well Respected Man”, The Kinks, 1965. I’m going back and adding a few songs to the Rock Chronology that I originally overlooked. I feel that I especially didn’t give The Kinks their proper respect. (No pun intended.) “A Well … Continue reading

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