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Unknown Pleasures - Batman: The Moench/Jones/Beatty Years

Comic companies usually don’t take too many left-field creative chances with their flagship titles, but for a glorious few years in the mid-90s, that’s exactly what DC Comics did with the main Batman title. 2,019 more words

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Man Wins Nearly $700K Playing Slot Machine At Atlantic City Casino

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (CBS) – A representative for the Borgata says a Pennsylvania man won a jackpot of nearly $700,000 on Thursday.

John Beatty, of Red Lion, reportedly won the $667,106.32 jackpot while playing a 25 cent, five-line “Monopoly Wheel Luxury Diamonds” slot machine for just two minutes. 31 more words

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Johnny & Zsaji Cloud Kiss

I’m reading (rereading) the original Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars (1984) and in #6 there is the above striking panel showing Johnny Storm (Human Torch of the Fantastic Four) & alien healer Zsaji kissing in the clouds. 56 more words

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Preview: BATMAN: KELLEY JONES GALLERY EDITION

Graphitti Designs proudly launches their new, large-format hardcover book series with BATMAN: KELLEY JONES GALLERY EDITION.

For the first time ever, Dark Knight fans and collectors will have the opportunity to see and own museum-quality reproductions of memorable Batman art…as it was originally conceived by the artist. 344 more words

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My Earliest Blalock Ancestors Arrival in Lincoln County, North Carolina

Many researchers try to identify the earliest person arriving in America and then connect all records with the same last name to that person.  I have not been able to trace my family back to that point yet but perhaps with more research I will be able to determine more.  745 more words