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    That's the impression I had as welll. The last...

    That's the impression I had as welll. The last time she was in a Superman comic was in 2006 as far as I can tell, she's been a Supergirl character since then.
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    I think that's who was being referred to.

    I think that's who was being referred to.
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    How many years has it been since either character...

    How many years has it been since either character has appeared in a Superman book even before Flashpoint? Both are good characters, I'm glad to see them.
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    Still jumping to conclusions, escalating...

    Still jumping to conclusions, escalating situations, picking fights, and the book is still a Doomed tie-in and has a Bat family guest star.

    I feel sorry for Tony Bedard. He came into this book...
  5. Thread: Argo City Query

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    I went to check out that DC comics Presents...

    I went to check out that DC comics Presents issue, the reference to Anti-K was an editorial note:

    http://i58.tinypic.com/2rom1bs.jpg

    Now that I look at it from a modern standpoint that's...
  6. Thread: Argo City Query

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    Anti-Kryptonite was one of those quick...

    Anti-Kryptonite was one of those quick explanation ret-conns in Action Comics #371 for why everyone died in Argo City when there was a story elsewhere that had non powered Kryptonians being immune to...
  7. Thread: Argo City Query

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    It was established in Superman Family #207 in...

    It was established in Superman Family #207 in 1980 that Supergirl knew where it was.
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    I think some of it is the concern that if he...

    I think some of it is the concern that if he shows up the story and show will become about him. He tends to dominate whatever he's in, much the way Batman does.
  9. Thread: Supergirl #34

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    Reviews:...

    Reviews:
    http://www.comicbookroundup.com/comic-books/reviews/dc-comics/supergirl-(2011)/34

    The book came out and I got my pull copy, but the stores I go to tell me that they misjudged and under...
  10. Have you actually seen any of the new direction? ...

    Have you actually seen any of the new direction? All I've seen so far is a solicit.
  11. You're right, it's easy to forget how different...

    You're right, it's easy to forget how different the book was during the first year. Established characters and locale, workable and understandable relationships and motivation, and the right...
  12. Agreed that stories can be both, glad to hear...

    Agreed that stories can be both, glad to hear this is.
  13. Precisely. Dumping Maguire because of wanting a...

    Precisely. Dumping Maguire because of wanting a different "tone", Porter's pre-release promo artwork, and the previews and promos discussing how this was set in a "flung future with a commonwealth...
  14. Considering the fact that Hollywood prefers to...

    Considering the fact that Hollywood prefers to tell origin stories (again and again) and the Legion's origin story doesn't have a "complicated history" there's no reason it should be an issue unless...
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    I agree. Cyborg Superman, overwhelming daddy...

    I agree. Cyborg Superman, overwhelming daddy issues, hates Earth, villain in her own book, being controlled, this looks like more of the same thing we've seen for the last couple of years. At this...
  16. Agreed, it's going to be a new take on the...

    Agreed, it's going to be a new take on the character if it happens. I don't know how you could make a television program about the New52 version unless you did it along the lines of the old Hulk or...
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    Advertisers are abandoning print for online. ...

    Advertisers are abandoning print for online.

    8605

    Selling ads for books with relatively small circulation like comics isn't going to bring in enough money to provide much reduction in price.
  18. He posts as @TonyBedard but he hasn't tweeted in...

    He posts as @TonyBedard but he hasn't tweeted in a couple of days and hasn't mentioned anything about this.
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    I loved Johnson's run on the book the first year....

    I loved Johnson's run on the book the first year. That said, does this mean we're not going to get Siobhan, stories that build a cast for the book, Blaze, New York, and all of the things Bedard was...
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    Actually, SA Supergirl didn't do bad boys, it was...

    Actually, SA Supergirl didn't do bad boys, it was more "impossible doomed love" stories aligning with the fact that the Silver Age was a time when some comics were still written for young girls. ...
  21. I did, but not from a villainy point. The...

    I did, but not from a villainy point.

    The comparison is they're all characters from outside the book that bring their own story agenda rather than being driven by the agenda of the Supergirl book....
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    They don't. But traditionally Supergirl's story...

    They don't. But traditionally Supergirl's story has been about the survivor of a holocaust overcoming her grief and creating a new life. Superman's aspirational values are Truth, Justice, and the...
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    I found the exchange with Courtney in the one...

    I found the exchange with Courtney in the one panel in this issue very interesting. One of the big take-aways from the Red Daughter arc for her was that if you act like a child everyone will treat...
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    You're misinterpreting what happened there. After some time in the field Skallox and Zilius offered Kara a toast and a welcome to the team. It was a standard fiction "we tested you, you met our...
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    And for a comprehensive list of every version of...

    And for a comprehensive list of every version of Supergirl there's Lorendiac's great write up....
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