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Review Group Week 183 - ULTIMATE COMICS AVENGERS #1

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Punchy

Staff Writer

Postby Punchy » Sun Aug 16, 2009 1:42 pm

skywatcher wrote:You guys know Stan Lee's real name is Lieberman? It's hardly something new for comic professionals to choose a "stage name"!


And his brother is Larry Lieber, different names.
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Chris

Rain Partier

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 16, 2009 1:43 pm

Stan Lee's real name is Lieber, not Lieberman.
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Tintin Quarantino

Rain Partier

Postby Tintin Quarantino » Sun Aug 16, 2009 1:43 pm

skywatcher wrote:You guys know Stan Lee's real name is Lieberman? It's hardly something new for comic professionals to choose a "stage name"!


Or just made up out of whole cloth during immigration. I remember my friend from Hong Kong trying to explain why his name became "Nicholas" and not his Chinese name.
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Dugan

Swedish Pinata of Death

Postby Dugan » Sun Aug 16, 2009 1:54 pm

Chris, nice sig i just read Unwritten #1-4 this weekend and thought it was great, interesting story and the art's not spectacular but always consistent and good.

skywatcher

Swedish Pinata of Death

Postby skywatcher » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:03 pm

House of J wrote:Or just made up out of whole cloth during immigration. I remember my friend from Hong Kong trying to explain why his name became "Nicholas" and not his Chinese name.

Remember Ernie Chan? He used to have to call himself Ernie Chua in his early career Stateside due to a spelling error by an immigration official!
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skywatcher

Swedish Pinata of Death

Postby skywatcher » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:03 pm

Punchy wrote:And his brother is Larry Lieber, different names.

My error, they are both originally Lieber.
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Chris

Rain Partier

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:07 pm

Dum Dum Dugan wrote:Chris, nice sig i just read Unwritten #1-4 this weekend and thought it was great, interesting story and the art's not spectacular but always consistent and good.


I'm loving it. I happen to love Gross' art, though!
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Kerny

Review Grouper

Postby Kerny » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:12 pm

I have been enjoying The Unwritten, but I couldn't tell you the ongoing story and name characters or whats going on if I had to. It's odd.
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Chris

Rain Partier

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:16 pm

It's quickly become one of my favorite books..

The Carey/Gross pairing has never failed to deliver.
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Punchy

Staff Writer

Postby Punchy » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:45 pm

Kerny wrote:I have been enjoying The Unwritten, but I couldn't tell you the ongoing story and name characters or whats going on if I had to. It's odd.


Is it that hard to remember 'Tommy Taylor'?
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Chris

Rain Partier

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 16, 2009 2:56 pm

Punchy wrote:Is it that hard to remember 'Tommy Taylor'?


:lol:
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Eric Ratcliffe

Staff Writer

Postby Eric Ratcliffe » Sun Aug 16, 2009 3:02 pm

Kerny wrote:I have been enjoying The Unwritten, but I couldn't tell you the ongoing story and name characters or whats going on if I had to. It's odd.


Tom is doing his best to figure out his past and exactly what his father has left behind for him and whether or not his past is a lie.

See? Not that hard to remember. Great fucking book.
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Tintin Quarantino

Rain Partier

Postby Tintin Quarantino » Sun Aug 16, 2009 3:04 pm

Punchy wrote:Is it that hard to remember 'Tommy Taylor'?


[SIGH!] Gaaaaawd, it's so boring when you go off topic.

:wink:

So, in eBay news...

People who read vampire fiction are fruitcakes.
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Benderbrau

Twenty-Something

Postby Benderbrau » Sun Aug 16, 2009 3:07 pm

So...um the thread title was Review Group Week 183 - ULTIMATE COMICS AVENGERS #1. So where's the review? All I see on the first page is a summary blurb.
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Tintin Quarantino

Rain Partier

Postby Tintin Quarantino » Sun Aug 16, 2009 3:10 pm

Benderbrau wrote:So...um the thread title was Review Group Week 183 - ULTIMATE COMICS AVENGERS #1. So where's the review? All I see on the first page is a summary blurb.


You either need to read through our incidental rantings and ramblings, or wait for the steadfast Amlah, who seems to have fled for now, to distill the accumulated reviews from the morass and post them next week.

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