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Spider-Man: The Special Inauguration Day Edition

Remember the collectible Spider-Man issue #583 that teams the webbed hero with now President Obama? When I mentioned it in a January 12th post,  The Christian Scientist Monitor was predicting a jump in value from the $3.99 face value to $20.00 on the day of issue alone. Well…according to a post  on the LA Times […]

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Obama and Spider-Man – The New Dynamic Duo?

Comic collectors are eagerly anticipating January 14 and the Marvel Comics’  release of Amazing Spider-Man #583. Not only does this issue feature Barack Obama on the cover, it also includes 5 pages of Spidey/Obama adventures. Villainous  Chameleon plots to spoil Obama’s swearing-in but our arachnid-like friend puts an end to the evil scheme. Collectability forecasts […]

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Will Eisner’s The Spirit- Now Available in Pop-Up

How cool. One of Will Eisner’s stories of The Spirit is now available as a pop-up graphic novel. Swoon. Listen to how fantastic this sounds: On the dead body of a police officer the Spirit discovers a note with the name ‘Sand Saref,’ his lost childhood sweetheart. Saref has come to Central City peddling a […]

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