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Giving myself space

If you’ve read this blog very long, you know that one of my recurring themes (i.e. nags) that I’m not at all shy about driving home is the avoidance of stress. 111 more words


More Powerful than a Locomotive

There is an old saying… “What doesn’t kill us, makes us stronger.”

I have an addendum to add… “If what doesn’t kill us makes us stronger, then I must be Superman!” 410 more words


Mom Kryptonite

I will just put this out there: I find it completely impossible to be an effective parent while wearing skinny jeans.

I don’t know, it might be just me, but hey, God has blessed me with a curvy figure, so those skinny little leg holes don’t have quite enough room to fit my calves (and let’s not even talk about the lack of support for my hips and leftover baby belly).   375 more words

Down Syndrome

Action 224 - Superman Island, and Congo Bill meets the Golden Gorilla

Superman Island, the cover story for Action 224 (Jan. 57), by Boring and Kaye, is one of those stories that just leaving you shaking your head in puzzlement. 325 more words

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Action 210 - Superman Land

Superman, his home world and friends, get a theme park about them in the Finger, Boring and Kaye story in Action 210 (Nov. 55).

By and large, this story functions as an introduction to the character and his origin.  136 more words

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Action 142 - the world learns of kryptonite, and Tommy Tomorrow makes a wish

A generic cover for Action 142 (March 1950).  Odd, you’d think they would have wanted to feature the kryptonite on this one, but I guess not. 208 more words

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ode to a Men's Rights Activist

Content warning: violence, sexism

Leader said, “Love will destroy you, brother, victims we destroy will copy our style and destroy us if we remove our boot, brother, so keep suffocating them, keep on suffocating them, brother, as you are a victim of losing preference in the revolution.” 465 more words