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Happy birthday, Jerry — and Mythmakers

Today would have been Jerry Siegel’s 99th birthday. Happy birthday, Jerry. And thanks for the entertainment. Be sure to read some Siegel-written comics today in Jerry’s memory. Today also marks the one-year anniversary of Siegel & Shuster: Mythmakers. While I’ve … Continue reading

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Home movies

Over at his blog, Brad Ricca, author of “Super Boys: The Amazing Story of Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster — The Creators of Superman” (Have you read it yet? Because you really should.), has posted clips of vintage and ultra-rare … Continue reading

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Scribblenauts Unmasked promo

In promotion for the release of Scribblenauts Unmasked, the video game’s makers have produced a series of images paying homage to classic DC Comics covers, including this — the first-released of such images — send-up to Joe Shuster’s iconic cover … Continue reading

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Siegel and Shuster: The Movie?

Joe Shuster’s nephew and a collaborator are looking to get a movie dealing with the lives of Jerry Siegel and Shuster off the ground. According to the Topeka Capital Journal, Warren Shuster Peary and Rick Palacioz, have written three screenplays … Continue reading

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Worth a mint

On the heels of Canada Post’s announcement about a new line of Superman stamps featuring the art of Joe Shuster, the Royal Canadian Mint has announced a line of Superman coins in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the character’s … Continue reading

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