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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Herbie Made Jackie Kennedy Swoon

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 one of the crazier Herbie stories, where Herbie interacts with the Kennedys and travels to Africa.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Spider-Man’s Parents Turned Out to Be Robots

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 three-part storyline from Amazing Spider-Man #386-388 that revealed that Spider-Man’s long-lost parents were actually robots, all part of one of the oddest master plans a Spider-Man villain ever had.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Justice League…Antarctica?!

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 famous (or perhaps infamous) first appearance of perhaps the strangest Justice League of all-time – Justice League Antarctica!!! They came to us via Justice League America Annual #4, by the creative team of Keith Giffen, JM DeMatteis, Mike McKone and Bob Smith.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – A Bunch of Vehicles Talk Smack About Wonder Woman’s Robot Plane

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 delightfully bizarre tale of Wonder Woman’s robot plane getting mocked by other historic vehicles during a time it was on loan to a museum.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Lois Lane’s Jekyll and Hyde Moment!

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 neat story where Lois Lane turns into a Jekyll and Hyde creature…

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Batman’s Moron College Friends

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 fun story by Bill Finger, Sheldon Moldoff and Charles Paris where we get to meet Batman’s moron college friends…

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Superman Dressed as a Giant Bird to Protect His Secret I.D.

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 bizarre little tale from the Golden Age where Wonder Woman’s secret identity comes back to haunt her in a really, really odd fashion.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time the Husband of Wonder Woman’s Exact Double Chained Her to a Table

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 bizarre little tale from the Golden Age where Wonder Woman’s secret identity comes back to haunt her in a really, really odd fashion.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – The Justice League Goes to French Class

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 one of my all-time favorite issues from the Justice League International era – the time that a bunch of members of Justice League Europe ended up in the same French class as the Injustice League! Hilarity courtesy of writers Keith Giffen and J.M. DeMatteis and artists Bart Sears and Pablo Marcos…

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Erotica, Williams-Sonoma Style

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 brilliant story arc from Chris Onstad’s wonderful web comic, Achewood, where, through an interesting turn of events, one of the characters begins to write erotica for the upscale kitchenware/houseware/furniture retail business, Williams-Sonoma. It is as awesome as it sounds (and it has about as much profanity as you would expect, as well, so be forewarned before you read on!).

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – What if Charlie Brown Turned Into a Giant Cockroach?

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 the absolutely brilliant R. Sikoryak’s Masterpiece Comics, where he tells a classic story from literature done in the style of a famous comic book or comic strip. Specifically, we’ll take a look at Kafka’s The Metamorphosis, told in the style of Charles Schulz…

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time a Bird Almost Exposed Wonder Woman’s Secret Identity

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 the mid-1950s Wonder Woman story by Robert Kanigher and H.G. Peter that detailed, well, Wonder Woman’s secret identity nearly being exposed by a BIRD!

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Radiation Turned Angel Evil and He Beat Up Iron Man

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.

Today, with Avengers versus X-Men raging on, we take a look at the earliest confrontation between an Avenger and an X-Men, the time that Angel of the X-Men was driven insane from an atomic bomb and then beat up Iron Man.

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Time Traveling Theodore Roosevelt Versus Time Traveling Hitler!

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.

Today, I spotlight a book for the main reason that I want you all to tell Image to reprint it. I suppose info@imagecomics.com is the best address to go with (don’t want to overload Eric Stephenson or Todd Martinez’s e-mail boxes). So e-mail Image to tell them “PLEASE REPRINT TALES FROM THE BULLY PULPIT!”

As to WHY they should, read on…

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I Love Ya But You’re Strange – Guy Gardner on Ice!!

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.

This week I’m spotlighting one of my all-time favorite single issues, an issue I’ve featured in various other features over the years and it just occurred to me that it works here, too! Which is awesome because I love showing this book. The book in question is Justice League America #45, where Guy Gardner agrees to go to the “Ice Capists” with Ice. Hilarity ensues…bizarre, bizarre hilarity!

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