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The Kids Are All Right: Superpowers as Disability

In both Hollywood and the comic book world, reboots are common. They introduce a successful franchise to a new audience, presenting the story it in a different light and hopefully contributing something new to the existing canon (e.g., … 1,077 more words

Movies

Fantastic Four #25: Sue's Force Fields Of Awesome 10

Sensational Story by: Stan Lee

Astonishing Art by: Jack Kirby

Incredible Inking by: George Roussos

Lighthearted Lettering by: S. Rosen

We’re only four issues into Sue having her force-fields, and already they’re having their strength put to the test. 216 more words

Stan Lee

Marvel Team-Up #39, 1975 - "Any Number Can Slay!"

During the 1970′s, Marvel was bursting at the seams with creative talent. The wide array of creator ideas, titles, and characters, pushed them far above DC in the opinion of many a comic book aficionado. 166 more words

Comic Books

Fantastic Four #25: Flame On 61

Sensational Story by: Stan Lee

Astonishing Art by: Jack Kirby

Incredible Inking by: George Roussos

Lighthearted Lettering by: S. Rosen

After such a long time, I’m finally starting to hit panel from the final comics covered in our first year. 134 more words

Stan Lee

[And The Crowd Goes Wild] Marvel Reveals That New Captain America Will Be Black

Shortly after revealing that Thor will now have a vagina, Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada reveals that there’s a new sheriff in town. A black sheriff may I add. 235 more words

Film

Strange Tales #118: Flamin' 'Eck 41

Story: Stan Lee

Art: Dick Ayers

Lettering: S. Rosen

With the Wizard making his escape into the skies, Johnny decides to use a flame lasso to try to catch him. 150 more words

Stan Lee

Strange Tales #118: Nova Time 7

Story: Stan Lee

Art: Dick Ayers

Lettering: S. Rosen

This is quite possibly the low point for The Wizard in the 1960s. Lower than his chin pubes, lower than his appearance in the awful Strange Tales Annual. 103 more words

Stan Lee