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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – The Time a Guy Used the Powers of a Grumpy Orange Cat to Seduce a Beguiling Neighbor Lady

Every installment of I Love Ya But You’re Strange I spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories. Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment! Today’s story is presented to you by Jacque Nodell of Sequential Crush.

Hey y’all! Jacque here. If you are familiar with my blog, Sequential Crush, you know that I specialize in all things romance comics from the 1960s and ’70s — sometimes serious, sometimes a little bit on the kooky side. Today’s story is definitely one of the stranger romances. Join me as we take a look at how a plaid pants wearin’ guy used his grumpy orange cat to seduce his beguiling neighbor in “The Green-Eyed Monster” from Falling in Love #130 (March 1972). Credits for art here are a little murky, but I definitely see Tony DeZuniga (of Jonah Hex fame) in many panels. A colleague suggested John Calnan may have had a hand in this one as well. Anyway, on to the strangeness!
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – The My Little Pony/Quantum Leap Crossover You Never Knew You Needed!

Every installment of I Love Ya But You’re Strange I spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories. Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we take a look at an amazing crossover in the pages of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – The Time Captain America Tried to Win the War on Drugs

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Every installment of I Love Ya But You’re Strange I spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories. Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we take a look at how Captain America tried to win the War on Drugs in Captain America #372-378 by Mark Gruenwald, Ron Lim and Danny Bulanadi…
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – The Great Batman/Joker Boner War of 1951!

Every installment of I Love Ya But You’re Strange I spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories. Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we take a look at one of the most famous (infamous?) strange comics of all-time (one I can’t believe I’ve never gotten to until today), “The Joker’s Comedy of Errors” by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, Lew Schwartz and Charles Paris (Kane penciled in the Batman and Robin figures, Schwartz penciled everything else and Paris inked both of them) from 1951′s Batman #66 (Wow, in the present day Batman ’66 is awesome and in the past so was Batman #66!)…
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Lois Saved Superman By Making Out With a Bunch of Superheroes

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

In honor of Valentine’s Day this week, here’s an odd little tale where Lois Lane had to save Superman by making out with a bunch of Justice League members!
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time That Superhero Had Sex With a Dinosaur

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we look at an odd little DC Comics tale from Doug Moench, Dave Hoover and Robert Campenella where a superhero in the future makes the ultimate sacrifice…he has sex with a dinosaur.
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time That Superman Was a Telepath AND a Shapeshifter!

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we look at a strange Superman tale that is made even stranger by the fact that it was written by Superman’s co-creator, Jerry Siegel. Read on for the story of “The Case of the Living Trophies,” from 1947′s Superman #45 by Siegel and artist John Sikela (and maybe inker George Roussos)…
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – A Strange (but Touching) Super-Tribute to John F. Kennedy

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we look at a touching (if odd) tribute to John F. Kennedy from 1965′s Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen #89!
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Charles Barkley Played Basketball Against Godzilla

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today, based on a suggestion from reader Brendan M., we take a look at one of the few comic book one-shots that was based on a commercial, Dark Horse’s 1993 comic book Charles Barkley versus Godzilla #1!
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Batman, Spider-Man and Superman Team Up…to Print Comic Books?!

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today we take a look at one of the odder comic books from comic book great Joe Kubert’s oeuvre, a 1977 promotional comic book for a printing company that features Marvel and DC characters working together to print comic books!
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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Krypto’s Red Kryptonite Sex Change

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today, based on a suggestion from Fraser, we take a look at the time that Red Kryptonite gave Krypto a sex change!

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Lois Lane Tried to Nail Superman’s Dad

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today, we take a look at the time that Lois Lane tried to nail Superman’s dad.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Batman’s Moron Friends Thought He Was an Alien

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today, we take a look at the time that Batman’s moron friends were tricked into believing Batman was an alien.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Bob Hope’s Nephew Became a Swingin’ Mod Superhero

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Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today, we take a look at the introduction of Bob Hope’s nephew, a young stuck-up lad who transforms into the swingin’ mod superhero known as…Super-Hip!!

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Wolverine REALLY Needed to Learn About Marvel’s Consumer Products Group

Every week, I will spotlight strange but ultimately endearing comic stories (basically, we’re talking lots and lots of Silver Age comic books). Here is the archive of all the installments of this feature. Feel free to e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have a suggestion for a future installment!

Today, we take a look at Marvel’s 1993 Financial Report, which they cleverly put out in the form of a comic book. I will be spotlighting Wolverine’s role in the comic because, well, he’s more popular than the other characters in the book.

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