Collegiate Close Ups #10 – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

Turn-Back-Tuesday with The Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia Tech! 39 DAYS TIL COLLEGE FOOTBALL KICKS OFF!!!  The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets start 5 days later on August 29th when they travel to Death Valley to take on Trevor Lawrence and the defending National Champion Clemson Tigers. …

Collegiate Close Ups #9 – Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Frame Like A Champion Today!   45 DAYS TIL COLLEGE FOOTBALL KICKS OFF!!!  The Fighing Irish start a bit later when they take to the road to face off against the Louisville Cardinals on September 2nd.  Friday, August 30th is the Official National Holiday known…
2018 Vintage Wisconsin Badgers Football Calendar September

Collegiate Close Ups #8 – Wisconsin Badgers

Mascot Monday starring Bucky Badger!   47 DAYS TIL KICKOFF!!!  Bucky and the Badgers kick off their season versus South Florida on Friday, August 30th - the Official National Holiday known as College Colors Day AND WE CAN'T WAIT!!  Until that time comes, Asgard Press…

Collegiate Close Ups #6 – STANFORD

It's Throwback Thursday with the Stanford Cardinal. With alumni gunslingers of the past with names like Plunkett, Elway, and Luck,  Stanford University could arguably be labeled Quarterback U.  And with former Coaching legends like Walter Camp and Pop Warner coming to mind while reminiscing about…

Super Hero Sale’s on NOW! We’re talkin’ about DAD!!

50% OFF FATHER'S DAY SALE! Sure, Superman can fly and Batman and Robin can cripple crime like the caped crusaders they be, BUT there's no more deserving than DAD when it comes to the term "SUPER HERO!"  In honor of Dads all over the world…

Collegiate Close Ups #4

Roll-Tide-Roll! Will the upcoming college football season bear the fruit of an 18th National Football Championship for the Alabama Crimson Tide (as in BEAR BRYANT!)?  The reigning Champion Clemson Tigers may have something to say about that but you can bet your Sweet Home Alabama…

Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen in Trouble for KILLING SUPERMAN?!!! NOOOOOoooo…….

Is Superman Really Dead?!! SUPERMAN'S PAL, JIMMY OLSEN Vol.1, No.28, April 1958; Cover Art: Curt Swan,Stan Kaye; Writer: Otto Binder; Penciler: Curt Swan; Inker: Ray Burnley. Swifty Stanton and Lefty Blake hypnotize Jimmy into spending lots of money irresponsibly, but when that plan eventually backfires,…

The Cat wants to play. Don’t fall for it Batman!!

Batman and Robin Skating on Thin Ice thanks to CATWOMAN! BATMAN Vol.1, No.39, February 1947; Cover Art: Jack Burnley, Charles Paris, Ira Schnapp;  Writer: Bill Finger;  Penciler: Bob Kane;  Inker:  Ray Burnley Batman and Robin seemed to be on thin ice many times in the…

Fighting the never ending battle for Truth, Justice and the American Way!

America’s Favorite Adventure-Strip Character! SUPERMAN Vol.1, No.24, September 1943;  Cover Art: Jack Burnley Writer: Don Cameron; Penciler: Ed Dobrotka  Inker: Ed Dobrotka Behind this patriotic cover, Superman indulges his thespian aspirations with Lois playing damsel in distress in a melodrama starring the Man of Steel…

When Gravity Went Wild!

A Star-Studded Spectacular with the Greatest Super-Heroes! Justice League of America #5, July 1961. Cover Artists: Mike Sekowsky and Bernard Sachs.  Green Arrow is under suspicion of betraying the team, and is put on trial by his fellow Justice Leaguers.  Apparently aiding the Justice League…

It’s THE “FLASH” – BACK FRIDAY!

Featuring the FASTEST MAN ALIVE! FLASH COMICS #39, March 1943. "Play of the Year" Cover Artist: Sheldon Moldoff  A stage production with returning old-time actors draws criminal attention, and soon thugs employed by a shady businessman are competing with the legitimate theater producer to sign…

SUPERGIRL in “The Forbidden Fortress of Solitude!”

Don't Mess with Super-Horse! Especially on #NationalPetDay today!  Superman finds out the hard way.  And there's more.....  Supergirl is horribly disfigured from an encounter with Jak-Thal at the Miss Cosmos contest in the previous issue, and wears a mask until she can find a way…

FLASH-Back Friday!

Menace of the Reverse-Flash! THE FLASH #139, September 1963. Cover Artist: Carmine Infantino.  In this historic tale that introduces the infamous foe of The Flash, the Reverse-Flash or Professor Zoom, the Scarlet Speedster Travels to the 25th Century, where a time capsule carrying a costume…

“When the Sea Dies!” Can Aquaman save our Oceans?!

Aquaman #37, January 1968. Cover Artist: Nick Cardy. "Suffering Sea Snakes," it's a nightmare scenario for the Aqua-Family as Aquababy is abducted by Ocean Master, Aquaman's amnesiac half-brother.  Things get even worse when the Scavenger attacks as well, seeking the the mysterious extraterrestrial device known…