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Krypton Nights

The Superman Chronicles, Volume 1, by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster – Seeing the earliest Superman stories is interesting, especially in light of how much Superman has changed over the years. In his first appearance, he’s described as being able … Continue reading

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He’s a Brainiac, Brainiac, That’s for Sure

One of my favorite songs is “Brainiac’s Daughter” by the Dukes of Stratosphear, who are actually XTC posing as a psychedlic band. The song is done in the style of Paul McCartney, and includes the sound of a rock falling … Continue reading

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Zod Fellows

Last night, Beth and I watched both the theatrical version and the Richard Donner cut of Superman II back to back. To give a little background on why two versions exist, Donner was originally supposed to direct it, and he … Continue reading

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I’m Only Just a Man of Steel

Superman (1978) – I remember seeing this movie at the drive-in when I was really young. I vaguely recalled something about Superman flying around the Earth really quickly to turn back time, but that’s about it. It’s quite possible I … Continue reading

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