Not Only In Comics

https://fivedotoh.com/2020/12/20/fowc-with-fandango-virtuous/ https://thedailyspur.wordpress.com/2020/12/19/wish/ https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2020/12/20/sublime/ https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/12/20/rdp-sunday-compact/ https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/12/20/your-daily-word-prompt-reconcile-ydwordprompt-December-20-2020/ Many stories in the old "Little Lulu" comics followed the following pattern:Something was missing or damaged.Lulu was blamed and spanked, usually by her mother, but sometimes by her father.Lulu's innocence was proven, too late, usually by her friend Tubby in his "Spider" persona.The culprit frequently turned out, with sublime irony, … Continue reading Not Only In Comics

I Still Enjoy Them (Old Post, Updated)

https://fivedotoh.com/2020/08/31/fowc-with-fandango-hunter/ I remember racing (okay, so not exactly racing, but it's a good cliche) to the corner candy store on Tuesdays and Thursdays to see which comic books had come in. Then, there was the ecstatic agony of deciding which ones to buy. Of course, I did have some favorites that I always bought, and … Continue reading I Still Enjoy Them (Old Post, Updated)

Archie Shocker [Old post, renamed, edited, and slightly expanded.]

FOWC with Fandango — Survivehttps://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2020/08/28/conniption-2/The original version of this post was written way back in 2009. I grew up reading, and loving, the "Archie" comic books. Even now, I have several reprint collections which I still read from time to time. I will probably buy more reprint collections in the future.I relocated in 2013, and, unfortunately, … Continue reading Archie Shocker [Old post, renamed, edited, and slightly expanded.]