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What I bought, read, or otherwise consumed – February 2016 selections

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I wanted to start doing these kinds of posts – where I write about one-shots and complete arcs as well as trades and other stuff – in January, but January is always a busy month for me, so I tend to slack off a bit with my comics writing. So let’s get started with February, shall we?
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Comics You Should Own – All Star Superman

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“You’re much stronger than you think you are. Trust me.”
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for October 2015

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I don’t do these every month, but when I do, they get pretty long! Strap yourself in and get ready!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for July and August 2015

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I do these fairly haphazardly, don’t I? Oh well – that’s the way it is!
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Year of the Artist, Day 113: Keith Giffen, Part 5 – O.M.A.C. #1

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Keith Giffen, and the issue is O.M.A.C. #1, which was published by DC and is cover dated November 2011. Enjoy!
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Comics You Should Own – Secret Six

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She has a lot of career left, but at this point, this has to be Gail Simone’s masterpiece, right?
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for February AND March 2013

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Last month, I didn’t get a chance to finish all of these before I went to the convention in Seattle, and then I was busy when I got back. So this month, we get a double dose of trades and books I’ve read and such. That means this is really long, and I apologize for that!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 308: Welcome to Tranquility #12

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Welcome to Tranquility #12, which was published by DC/Wildstorm and is cover dated January 2008. Enjoy!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 250: Secret Six #24

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Secret Six #24, which was published by DC and is cover dated October 2010. Enjoy!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for July 2012

As I noted last month, some of the stuff I bought in June ended up in this post. Oh well – we don’t stand on ceremony here at ye olde blogge!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 202: Northlanders #4

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Northlanders #4, which was published by Vertigo and is cover dated May 2008. Enjoy!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 123: Batgirl #17

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Batgirl #17, which was published by DC and is cover dated March 2011. Enjoy!
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