Saturday, April 30, 2011

Same Story, Different Cover: It burns, burns, burns, the ring of fire

L: Strange Tales #114 (November 1963), art by Jack Kirby, Dick Ayers, and Stan Goldberg
R: Captain America #216 (December 1977), art by Gil Kane and Ernie Chan

(Click picture to Towering Inferno-size)

365 Days with the Warriors Three, Day 120

Panel from Journey into Mystery #510 (June 1997), script by Tom DeFalco, pencils and inks by "Deodato Studios," colors by Marie Javins, letters by John Costanza

Friday, April 29, 2011

365 Days with the Warriors Three, Day 119

Splash page from Thor #137 (February 1967), script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta, letters by Sam Rosen

Hey, it's a Separated at Birth!

Tales of the Spoiler: All the spoilers in the world don't amount to a hill of beans

Ten of a Kind: It's a nice day for a Royal Wedding

(More Ten of a Kind here.)

Thursday, April 28, 2011


365 Days with the Warriors Three, Day 118

Panel from The Raven Banner (Marvel Graphic Novel #15) (1985), script by Alan Zelenetz, pencils, inks, and colors by Charles Vess, letters by Joe Rosen

Tales of the Spoiler: The devil you say

from "Satan and Sammy Snodgrass" in Uncanny Tales #1 (June 1952), script by Stan Lee, art by Paul Reinmant

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

I'm very pleased to find that cultural literacy of one of the world's greatest films is alive and well

Do you need context? Watch and learn, effendi:

Culver Viaduct Rehabilitation Project

365 Days with the Warriors Three, Day 117

Two-page spread from Thor: Blood Oath #4 (January 2006), script by Michael Avon Oeming, pencils and inks by Scott Kolins, colors by Wil Quintana, letters by Dave Lanphear

(Click picture to John-the-Baptist-size)

Tales of the Spoiler: Action is his reward

from "Spider Man" in Uncanny Tales #25 (November 1954), art by Ed Winiarski