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The Union Status of Electro

Electro's Union Status? On episode 103 of Comics Reading Comics which you can listen to here, we discuss Electro's union status. If Electro was a line electrician in the city of New York, it is logical to assume that Electro would be a member of the local electricians union; most likely Local Union 3 [...]

By |January 19th, 2016|CRC|2 Comments

What the Heck is a BlackJack?

What the Heck is a BlackJack? In episode 103 which you can listen to here, Matt described a weapon that one of the thugs used to attack Daredevil as a blackjack. There was some confusion as to what a blackjack is. A blackjack is a small leather billy club that is weighted at the [...]

By |January 12th, 2016|CRC|1 Comment

Too Many!!!! Exclamation !!!! POINTS !!!!

Too!!!! Many!!!! Exclamation POINTS!!!! In episode 3 of Comics Reading Comics, which you can listen to here, Sam hilariously reads all the exclamation point of the Thing. The use of exclamation points in early comics are an English teachers nightmare which might be one of the reasons they were vilified by adults. I wonder [...]

By |January 10th, 2016|CRC|2 Comments

Mr. Fantastic and the Thing…Classic Co-Dependents

Mr. Fantastic and the Thing...Classic Co-Dependents. In the third episode of Comics Reading Comics which you can listen to here, the law firm of Nelson and Murdock is besieged upon by a visit from the Thing as well as the rest of the Fantastic Four. It occurs to me that Mr. Fantastic and the Thing [...]

By |January 7th, 2016|CRC|0 Comments

Episode 103. Daredevil Battles Electro

Episode 103. Daredevil Battles Electro In Episode 103, Gabe, Matt, and Sam were joined by new regular cast member Erin Gabbard. Also, John Corrigan jumped in for episodes 103 and 104 as the evil Electro. Hijinks insue as we read Daredevil #2. You can read along with us. A link for the digital comics [...]

By |January 7th, 2016|CRC|0 Comments

Foggy!!! She doesn’t like you or Sexual Harassment at Nelson & Murdock

Foggy!!! She doesn't like you! or Sexual harassment at Nelson & Murdock One of the most hilarious things we like to make fun of as we readearly issues of Daredevil is the insane amount of sexual harassment. We really get into it with our cast member Erin Gabbard in episode 3. You can listen [...]

By |January 5th, 2016|CRC|0 Comments

The Fixer’s Magical Cigar

The Fixer's Magical Cigar In the second episode of Comics Reading Comics, Sam points out the magical nature of the Fixer's cigar. It grows. It shrinks. It is sometimes lit and other times it appears not to be lit. It never leaves his lips and even when it does......it somehow magically appears back in [...]

By |January 4th, 2016|CRC|0 Comments

So Let’s Talk Daredevil’s Billy Club…

So Let's Talk Daredevil's Billy Club... I was going to write a blog about Daredevil's Billy Club / White Cane but these nice people did it for me already. They write a nice history of the white cane for seeing impaired and how Marvel has incorporated it into Daredevil. You can read this article...here. 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 [...]

By |January 4th, 2016|CRC|0 Comments

Daredevil Pulls a Family Circus

Daredevil Pulls a Family Circus        Once upon a time there were things known as newspapers. In the pages of these once notable periodicals there were sections known as the comics or funny pages. The typical comics page had 10 to 15 black and white comic strips daily, and on Sundays these were [...]

By |January 3rd, 2016|CRC|0 Comments

Human Echolocation

Human Echolocation Comic books require a certain level of suspended disbelief. We have a lot of fun on Comics Reading Comics making fun of Daredevil's and the different villains' abilities. Daredevil's primary ability in the comics is something Matt Murdock called Radar Sense. What is crazy though is that this EXISTS!!! There are seeing impaired [...]

By |December 31st, 2015|CRC|0 Comments