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Jon M. Wilson

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SiC 27 — Why We Love Clark Kent

Reviewing Superman 413 with brief discussions of Super-related material from Justice League of America Annual 3, Legion of Super-Heroes 16, and Super Powers 3! Your feedback returns next week!

35m
Aug 08
SiC 26 — We’re Gonna Need Another Superboy! (08:01:1985)

Reviewing the Super-less Crisis on Infinite Earths 8 (1:24) and DC Comics Presents 87 (27:33), and then responding of course to all of your feedback (56:57)!

1h 29m
Aug 01
SiC 25 — Bad Superman! You Broke Your Parents!

Reviewing Action Comics 572 (1:23) and World’s Finest Comics 320 (33:34) from July 25, 1985, and then responding to your feedback (48:53)!

1h 22m
Jul 25
SiC 24 — Look, It’s Superwoman! (07:18:1985)

This episode, I’m reviewing DC Comics Presents Annual 4 (1:37) and a Superman cameo in The New Teen Titans 13 (29:44) before responding to your feedback (33:40)! Also, check out Gene Hendrick’s blog post about the Superman Triangle Numbering era and its possible effect on more modern comics here: http://www.thehammerstrikes.com/2016/05/is-superman-responsible-for-state-of.html

58m
Jul 18
SiC 23 — No One Asked for You (07:11:1985)

Superman 412 is the topic today, featuring the return of my least-loved Superman character, and I respond to your feedback, (starting at 27:37)!

1h 21m
Jul 11
SiC 22 — We Will Miss You, Kara (07:04:1985)

Reviewing DC Comics Presents 86 (3:26) and the double-sized Crisis on Infinite Earths 7 (26:46)! Your feedback returns next week!

1h 12m
Jul 04
SiC 21 — A Nightmare on Clinton Street (06:27:1985)

Reviewing Action Comics 571 (1:21) and World’s Finest Comics 319 (20:25) as well as responding to your feedback (37:48)!

1h 13m
Jun 28
SiC 20 — What to Get … (06:20:1985)

Reviewing the classic Superman Annual 11 (1:23) and responding to your feedback (42:50)! In the feedback section, the article mentioned by Dave McElvenney can be found here.

1h 12m
Jun 20
SiC 19 — Happy Birthday, Mr. Editor (06:13:1985)

Reviewing Superman 411 (1:28) and New Teen Titans Annual 1 (21:03), as well as minor Superman appearances in Red Tornado 3 (35:33) and Super Powers 1 (37:51), before turning to your feedback (47:43)!

1h 25m
Jun 13
SiC 18 — To Save You, Why Must I Kill You? (06:06:1985)

Reviewing Crisis on Infinite Earths 6 (1:19) and DC Comics Presents 85 (22:52), and responding to your feedback (40:53)!

1h 6m
Jun 06
SiC 17 — The Enemy Within (05:30:1985)

Reviewing Action Comics 570 (1:26) and World’s Finest Comics 318 (21:29) before responding to your feedback (38:49)!

47m
May 30
SiC Feedback Special 2

There were no Superman adventures published on this day in 1985, so I kick back with your feedback! Enjoy!

53m
May 23
SiC 16 — You’re Fired!

Reviewing Superman 410 (1:22) and Red Tornado 2 (20:16), and your feedback will be back in a special episode next week!

26m
May 16
SiC 15 — A Time to Live (05:09:1985)

Reviewing Crisis on Infinite Earths 5 (1:19) and responding to your feedback (31:37)!

1h 0m
May 09
SiC 14 — Quite the Challenge (05:02:1985)

Reviewing DC Comics Presents 85 and responding to your feedback!

49m
May 02
SiC 13 — One Big Happy… (04:25:1985)

Reviewing Action Comics 569 (1:19) and World’s Finest Comics 317 (24:08)! Your feedback will be back next episode!

35m
Apr 25
SiC 12 — Light’s On But No One’s Home (04:11:1985)

Reviewing Superman 409 (1:39), Legion of Super-Heroes 12 (21:48), and Red Tornado 1 (26:17); and responding to your feedback (34:44)!

55m
Apr 11
SiC 11 (real) — A Time to Die (04:04:1985)

Reviewing Crisis on Infinite Earths 4 (1:30), DC Comics Presents 83 (29:11), and Justice League of America 240 (45:24), and responding to your feedback (52:47)!

1h 14m
Apr 04
SiC 011 — A Reluctant Partner (04:02:1985)

Reviewing the Superman comic book story from April 2, 1985!

30m
Apr 01
SiC 10 — But Valentine’s Day Was Last Month (03:28:1985)

Reviewing Action Comics 568 (1:23) and World’s Finest Comics 316 (33:15), and responding to your feedback (46:54)!

1h 13m
Mar 28
SiC 09 — Bomb Threats and You (03:14:1985)

This week, I’m reviewing Superman 408 (1:23)! There’s also a Superboy cameo in Legion of Super-Heroes 11 (23:18), and I respond to your feedback (29:30)!

1h 10m
Mar 14
SiC 08 — Losers Gonna Lose (03:07:1985)

Reviewing Crisis on Infinite Earths 3 (1:24), DC Comics Presents 82 (24:54), and Justice League of America 239 (40:01)! More of your feedback next episode!

48m
Mar 07
SiC 07 – Vulnerable to Magic (02:28:1985)

ReviewingAction Comics 567 (1:13)World’s Finest Comics 315 (21:12)And responding to your feedback (34:13)!

50m
Feb 28
SiC 06 — Powerless … Again (02:14:1985)

Reviewing Superman 407 (01:04)And responding to your feedback! (19:28)

49m
Feb 14
SiC 06 — Powerless … Again (02:14:1985)

Reviewing Superman 407 and responding to your feedback!

49m
Feb 14
SiC 05 — The World Is Dying (02:07:1985)

Reviewing the Superman adventures from 2/7/85:Crisis on Infinite Earths 2 (1:37)DC Comics Presents 81 (26:54)Superman: The Secret Years 4 (38:13)Justice League of America 238 (58:28)with your feedback! (1:06:16)

1h 20m
Feb 07
SiC 05 — The World Is Dying (02:07:1985)

Reviewing Crisis on Infinite Earths 2, DC Comics Presents 81, Superman: The Secret Years 4, and Justice League of America 238! And also responding to your feedback!

1h 20m
Feb 07
Feedback Special

No new comics on January 31, 1985, so I’m kicking back with your feedback! (Episode art by FlyingMouse365)

46m
Jan 31
SiC Feedback Special

No Superman comics were released on January 31, 1985, so I’m taking the week to catch up on your feedback! Episode artwork by FlyingMouse365.

46m
Jan 31