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“Read a Damn Book – 145: The Avengers – Marvel Masterworks Volume 1”

Considering Avengers – End Game has recently become one of the biggest grossing films of all time, it seemed appropriate to go back and look at where the mega-franchise all began. It probably won’t come as much of a surprise, but these … Continue reading

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“Free Comic Book Day 2019” by Richard F. Yates

So yesterday (4 May 2019—a Saturday) was Free Comic Book Day, which I suspect is a made-up holiday intended to sell comic books to people…as opposed to those “NATURAL” holidays that spring, fully formed, into being without having to be … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 143: Godzilla – Rulers of Earth Volume 1”

After slogging through The Coming Race, I thought I’d take a break from “serious” reading and just enjoy something that was fun, easy to read, and entertaining for a change. I decided on this giant monster smash-um-up… [This is a photograph … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 141: Weirdos from Another Planet!”

In times of stress, I look to a few different sources for comfort, and one of the sources that makes me most happy is Bill Watterson’s Calvin and Hobbes comics. (I have already reviewed two of Watterson’s collections: Scientific Progress Goes “Boink” and Something Under … Continue reading

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“Broken Hip Comics” by Richard F. Yates

As a new-to-crypto guy, I have yet to experience the THRILL of losing my crypto keys. (In fact, besides my Steem wallet, I didn’t even HAVE a crypto-wallet, until yesterday. I have payments, in Etherium, for cryptoart I sold going … Continue reading

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“Clunky Modem Comics” by Richard F. Yates

Complicit. Accessory (after the fact—or perhaps before.) Did you know that one in four balloon people suffers from extreme grumpiness? To keep your balloon person their shiniest, use Zonko’s All Natural, Organic, Protestant Free, Balloon Wax! Zero calories, fits in … Continue reading

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“Lion Tamer on Strike Comics #71” by Richard F. Yates

The “postage” in this dramatic reenactment is obviously a metaphor. I assume you know exactly what I mean…so I won’t go into it. The other monstrous creatures in line for stamps are probably just representations of anxieties (that we all … Continue reading

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