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Comic Book Attic Extra #10

Happy holidays!  Join me as I look at Santa Claus Parade #1 from 1951. (16:02)

 

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Category:Comic Book Attic Extra -- posted at: 9:25pm EDT

Promotional Comics Spotlight #8

In the spirit of the holidays, I take a look at Woolworth's Happy Time Christmas Book 1952. (7:31)

 

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Category:Promo Comics Spotlight -- posted at: 9:21pm EDT

Comic Book Attic Extra #9

In this episode, I talk about three new comics: Classic Popeye #40, Paper Girls #3, and Peanuts: Snoopy Special #1. (12:09)

 

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Category:Comic Book Attic Extra -- posted at: 11:05am EDT

Comics on Wheels #10

My Black Friday adventure as well as the massive comic haul results. (12:07)

 

(Comic pictured is of a Black Friday purchase.)

 

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Category:Comics on Wheels -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

The Comic Book Attic Giant-Size Super Special #4

Your cure for insomnia has arrived with this mammoth episode.  I talk about Peter Parker: Spider-Man 2001 and World Wrestling Federation: Wait Till I Get My Hands On... as well as the following former cover-featured comics: Green Lantern: Emerald Dawn #1, Forbidden Tales of Dark Mansion #7, Daring Adventures #16, 17, Superman Family #189, The Defenders #1, Adventure Comics #426, Justice League of America Annual #2, Charlton Classics #1, Metal Men #49, 2000AD #456, Two-Gun Kid #70, Star Trek (Marvel) #3, Atomic Robo and the Revenge of the Vampire Dimension #3, Justice Society of America ('07) #1, Incredible Hulks: Enigma Force #1, Amazing Spider-Man #541, Fantastic Four #193, Daredevil #98, Ignition City #2, Spider-verse Team-up #1, House of Mystery ('08) #12, Flash: Rebirth #1, Buck Rogers #0, Incredible Hercules #117, Adventures of Superman ('13) #16, Guardians of the Galaxy ('08) #15, Captain America #133, Avengers #329, X-Files ('09) #6, Doc Savage ('10) #2, Robin ('91) #1, Ghosts #112, Justice Machine #29, Final Crisis #1, Action Comics #590, Marvel Tales #6, DC Special Series #21, Skull the Slayer #3, Detective Comics #359, Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe vol.3 (Update '89) #5, Infinite Crisis #2, plus stories from Superman in the Forties and Superman Chronicles Vol.1 and Vol.2.  Happy Thanksgiving!  (1:17:50)

 

 

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Category:TCBA GSS Special -- posted at: 4:09pm EDT

Category:video collection -- posted at: 6:19pm EDT

Far-Out Sounds from the Six-Panel Grid #6

The Grid is back again with a look at The Joker #9, plus a brief bit on Harvey's Fighting American #1 (cover-featured on an older episode), and the usual audio nuggets. (16:26)

 X-Ray Comics

 

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Category:FOSFT Six-Panel Grid -- posted at: 1:26pm EDT

The Cinematic Attic Screening Room #16

What I've been watching (recorded a couple months ago). (53:11)

 

 

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Category:CA Screening Room -- posted at: 1:22pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #176

Comics of My Youth Part 26 of 100.  This time around, we're looking at a variety of comics: The Silver Surfer ('88) #1, 2; Alf #1; Spectacular Spider-Man #140; Marvel Action Universe #1; and Marvel Classics Comics #33. (15:04)

And by extension, the comic Marvel Action Universe reprints, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends #1:

 

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 6:06pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #175

Comics of My Youth Part 25 of 100.  In this chapter, I cover some more Transformers issues: G.I. Joe and the Transformers #1-4, Transformers The Movie #1-3, and Transformers Universe #1-4. (22:55)

 

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 5:56pm EDT

CBA A-Z #6

F is for Fear #7.  Happy Halloween! (12:18)

 

 

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Category:CBA A-Z -- posted at: 9:26pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #174

Comics of My Youth Part 24 of 100.  I talk about Iron Man #218-222.  (20:51)

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 2:09pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #173

Comics of My Youth Part 23 of 100.  In this chapter, I take a look at five comics purchased from a yard sale when I was young: Flash #283, 288, and Incredible Hulk #201, 219, 226. (26:45)

 

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 4:29pm EDT

CBA A-Z #5

E is for Ectokid #2.  (9:45)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #172

Comics of My Youth Part 22 of 100.  I look at the Daredevil comics I had as a youngster, which are issues 105, 137, 154, 239.  I also talk about Solarman #1 and two comic book related books: The Comic Book Heroes (original ed.) and Make Your Own Comics for Fun and Profit.  (26:47)

 

 

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 11:52pm EDT

The Cinematic Attic #29

Movie memories from the year 2001 Part 1 of 3. (14:17)

 

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Category:The Cinematic Attic -- posted at: 11:19pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic Audio Theatre #10

Radio adventures of Superman and the Fantastic Four, plus a TV theme song.  (35:26)

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Category:The CBA Audio Theatre -- posted at: 9:17pm EDT

Comic Book Attic Extra #8

I talk about Dark Corridor #1. Also, why I don't promote the podcast or see the point of negative feedback. (8:37)

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Category:Comic Book Attic Extra -- posted at: 9:09pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #171

Comics of My Youth Part 21 of 100.  In this chapter, I look at Spitfire and the Troubleshooters #1-5.  Also, I mention some recent finds.  (25:59)

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 3:23pm EDT

Category:video collection -- posted at: 7:39pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic Giant-Size Super Special #3

A new giant-size super special jam-packed with attic-flavored comic book fun.  I talk about a lot of comics (including many that have had their covers blog-featured before): World's Finest Comics #179, Hawkman ('86) #1, Incredible Hulk Annual #5, Supreme #52A and 52B, Captain America #100, Tales of Suspense #66, Nova ('07) #27, Atomic Robo/Drone/We Kill Monsters Free Comic Book Day 2009, Rom #42, Fantastic Four Fireside book, Fantastic Four: First Family, Target Fantastic Four Classic: Fantastic Firsts, Fantastic Four Special Edition #1, Fantastic Four Annual #1, Essential Fantastic Four vol. 1, Fantastic Four #48, Fantastic Four 2099 #1, Flash #248, and Aquaman #34.  Also, I review the 2011 unaired Wonder Woman pilot, and I play a song.  (1:11:30)




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Category:TCBA GSS Special -- posted at: 10:02pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic Audio Theatre #9

Radio adventures of Superman and the Fantastic Four, plus a song. (36:11)

 

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Category:The CBA Audio Theatre -- posted at: 9:11pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #170

Comics of My Youth Part 20 of 100.  This chapter takes a look at Fallen Angels #1-4 and Spider-Man Comics Magazine #10.  (20:56)



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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 8:31pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #169

Comics of My Youth Part 19 of 100.  The Comic Book Attic turns 9 years old!  This episode, I look at The Adventures of Superman #424, 425 (see 424's cover with a prior episode), What If...? Special #1, Who's Who in Star Trek #2, and Who's Who in the Legion of Super-heroes #5.  (31:05)


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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 3:13pm EDT

The Cinematic Attic #28

Movie memories from the year 2000 part 3 of 3.  Also, some recent watches. (19:11)


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Category:The Cinematic Attic -- posted at: 3:04pm EDT

CBA A-Z #4

D is for Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom #8.  (13:43)

 

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Category:CBA A-Z -- posted at: 1:51pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic Audio Theatre #8

Radio adventures of Superman and the Fantastic Four, plus a song.  (35:40)

 

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Category:The CBA Audio Theatre -- posted at: 1:48pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #-23

A night time drive leads to talk about Secret Wars #4 and its ilk, plus a comment about the back-up tales in the second Convergence mini-series' issues.  (17:27)

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The Comic Book Attic #168

Comics of My Youth Part 18 of 100.  This episode, I look at Marvel Comics Presents #1-5. (22:26)

South Side Comics

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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 2:51pm EDT

The Cinematic Attic #27

Movie memories from the year 2000 part 2 of 3. (25:22)

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Category:The Cinematic Attic -- posted at: 2:45pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #167

Comics of My Youth Part 17 of 100.  This time around I talk about Strange Tales (1987) #7-11. (27:19)


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Category:The Comic Book Attic -- posted at: 2:41pm EDT

Promotional Comics Spotlight #7

I take a look at the series Adventures of the Big Boy, specifically issue 79. (13:34)

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Category:Promo Comics Spotlight -- posted at: 7:49pm EDT

The Cinematic Attic #26

Movie memories from the year 2000 part 1 of 3. (26:39)

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Category:The Cinematic Attic -- posted at: 3:28pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic Giant-Size Super Special #2

In this super-sized special, I talk about Famous 1st Edition #F8, Blackhawk Special #1, Bomba the Jungle Boy #1, Convergence: World's Finest #1, Little Archie #104, Sad Sack and the Sarge #101, Big Bang Comics #0, and the Challengers of the Unknown 1977 novel.  Also in this episode: Inexcusable excuses for not having a large comic collection, The Flash and other super-hero TV shows, 3 songs, and old ads.  (1:17:12) (Covers not shown were posted with previous podcast/blog entries.)

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Category:TCBA GSS Special -- posted at: 3:56pm EDT

The Comic Book Attic #166

Comics of My Youth Part 16 of 100.  I talk about Marvel Saga #15-19. Odds and ends.  (21:24)

Gotham Comics

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