superman

Some Sort of Pun On the Word ‘Card’

12 February 2013

Recently, the local news reported that we’d be getting a Chik Fil-A franchise locally. I joked about how I’d have to include a note with every purchase directing that my money not be applied to any morally reprehensible causes. It’s a glib way to prod at a hard truth: the things we enjoy (delicious chicken, […]

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The Incident

3 May 2011

Comics culture is very caught up right now with Superman renouncing his American citizenship in last week’s Action Comics #900.*  David Goyer’s story, “The Incident” is perhaps the most noteworthy addition to the anniversary issue, but it’s not because of the citizenship controversy; it’s because “The Incident” is maybe the worst and most out-of-character Superman […]

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