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Comics…. A misunderstood medium

I believe comics have been given a bad rap. Many people consider them “nerdy” or “dorky,” but I believe this is a great overgeneralization. There are the adventure comic books, the action, the serious, and the sci-fi. I have never … Continue reading

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Comic Book Guy

Comics have never been my thing.  The closest I ever came to reading comics is the funny section of the paper.  I always loved reading Dilbert, Family Circus, and of course Peanuts.  The creator of Charlie Brown and friends, Charles … Continue reading

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Hey, check out that nerd!

Slightly embarrassed, I pulled the hardback comic book out of my bag, attempting to keep it hidden from my fellow students in fear that they would judge me for my seemingly nerdy choice in literature. As I felt the eyes … Continue reading

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Comic-tastic!

Honestly, I’ve was never really into reading comic books growing up as a child. I do in fact remember, and actually still do, owning this large, hardback comic book of Snoopy–with all the adventures it entails– but never actually sitting … Continue reading

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V (for Vendetta), W(atchmen), X(-Men), Y(: the Last Man)… Z?

Much in the same way that my childhood guy friends introduced me to Star Wars and video gaming, they also introduced me indirectly to the world of comic books. Growing up, I was no stranger to the X-Men franchise, or … Continue reading

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I Can’t Believe I Just Read a Comic!

Growing up, I was reared to dislike anything nerdy and love sports. The rule of the house was “if you are not doing homework you have to be outside (practicing).” This kept me from experiencing things that many typical kids … Continue reading

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Maybe they are for big kids..

Unfortunately, I have never actually picked up a comic book before 2302.  My knowledge of comic books is very limited, made up of solely the need-to-knows that my boyfriend told me about The Dark Knight and Captain America to keep … Continue reading

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