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    • Apr 22 2008
    • 22 Apr 2008

    This Week In Geek 4/16

    Welcome back to This Week in Geek, your weekly guide to the wilds of a new comic day and where I try to give you a little insight into what nerds, like myself, are reading and collecting.

    • Apr 22 2008
    • 22 Apr 2008

    The Comic Speculator: Simonson’s Thor

    Last Sunday was perfect. The weather was beautiful and so my niece, my two dogs and myself were on our way to the dog park when I received a phone call.

    • Apr 14 2008
    • 14 Apr 2008

    The Comic Speculator: G.I. Joe

    Online fan sites have leaked pictures of stunt-man and martial-artist Ray Parks in full Snake Eyes garb while filming the G.I. Joe movie. The film won’t be released until August 2009, so images of the black-clad, sword-bearing ninja supreme sent nerds everywhere into a fit.

    • Apr 13 2008
    • 13 Apr 2008

    This Week in Geek 4/9

    Happy new comics day, Y’all! It’s Wednesday and once
    again, guess who got called into work. That’s right,
    ME! Uggh! So here I am sitting in my own filth after
    racing from work to the comic shop and then home as
    fast as possible just to tell you guys what comics you
    can’t live without this week.

    It was yet another big week for new comics with the

    • Apr 12 2008
    • 12 Apr 2008

    The Comic Speculator: Skrulls!

    Last Wednesday the Skrull Invasion of the Marvel Universe kicked off in the pages of “Secret Invasion” #1 where we found that many of the Marvel characters we love may not be who we think they are.

    In other words…how long have these heroes been Skrulls?

    • Apr 9 2008
    • 9 Apr 2008

    This Week in Geek 4/2

    If you’re headed to the comic shop, bring your wallet because this new comics day is a whopper. Everything came out this week and I mean everything! The end of the “Action Comics” Superman Legion tie-in hit today, along with new issues of both “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Angel”. Did I forget to mention a little Marvel Comics crossover called “Secret Invasion”?

    • Apr 1 2008
    • 1 Apr 2008

    This Week in Geek 3/26

    It’s New comic Wednesday and time for another This Week In Geek New Comic Round Up! Not a terribly heavy week, but there was still plenty of fun stuff waiting for me on the new comic shelves.

    • Mar 24 2008
    • 24 Mar 2008

    The Comic Speculator

    Welcome back to the Comic Speculator, where each week I talk about affordable collector comics that may not be undervalued for long. This week, I’ll be discussing Silver Age comic legend Jack Kirby’s early works for DC comics.

    • Mar 22 2008
    • 22 Mar 2008

    This Week In Geek 3/19

    New Comic Wednesday came with a sunny, warm feeling this week as winter has finally melted from the prairie and spring seems to be here. Baseball spring training is in full swing (no pun intended) and the NCAA March Madness basketball tournament begins.

    • Mar 16 2008
    • 16 Mar 2008

    The Comic Speculator

    This week Marvel Entertainment premiered their trailer for the new Incredible Hulk movie starring Edward Norton as the Hulk. This latest Hulk movie pits Bruce Banner, the Hulk’s alter ego, against the Abomination, another Hulk-type monster with more psychotic tendencies.