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You hear a fair share of knocks against Superman as a character nowadays—that he’s boring because he’s too powerful or because he’s a Boy Scout without meaningful character flaws, that his movies aren’t as good as Batman’s or as the … Continue reading
So it’s Tuesday, and I missed updating Super Movie Monday yesterday. I tweeted that it would probably be going up today, but there’s just no way. I didn’t think my ambitions for this Friday’s “Hero Go Home Presents…” video were … Continue reading
So my apologies. Every year, no matter what else has gone wrong in my personal life, I have made special efforts to celebrate my favorite holiday here on the blog with extensive Halloween-themed comic and movie features, as well as … Continue reading
In 1977, DC and Marvel were in dire straits. Rising costs for paper and printing were driving up costs even as readership seemed to be declining. Some people were predicting the end of the American comics industry. But DC had … Continue reading
Okay, obviously things have been going through a rough patch here update-wise, so I thought I would fill in some reasons, tell you about some new stuff that’s happening, and generally make excuses. I think that right now, it’s just … Continue reading
Recovery is proceeding. Regular posting should resume on Monday. Thanks for your patience.
A catastrophic hardware failure at Frazier’s Brain World Headquarters has forced us to go on a brief hiatus. Please bear with me while I figure out the best way to get back up and running. Thank you for your patience.
No Powerful Pages today because I haven’t finished reading the book yet. In fact, I’m only about a third of the way through Baroness Orczy’s The Scarlet Pimpernel. Perhaps I’ll get some more reading time this next week. In the … Continue reading
New content has been delayed due to a personal emergency, but will begin starting Monday. You may also be seeing some minor changes to layout as well.