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  • Vegan Jughead: I'm gonna get it but I'm waiting for it to be at Barnes and Noble which I think will be July 10th or so. They released it to the direct market (comic shops) first.
    Today at 09:15:13 AM
  • irishmoxie: Anyone get Archie at Riverdale Vol 1?
    June 21, 2018, 09:43:56 PM
  • BettyReggie: 112 Days until Wednesday 10th 2018 ,  Riverdale Season #3 on The CW at 8pm.
    June 20, 2018, 05:28:15 PM
  • Tuxedo Mark: And another one: [link]
    June 14, 2018, 08:42:07 PM
  • Tuxedo Mark: Riverdale spoof: [link]
    June 14, 2018, 08:35:22 PM
  • Tuxedo Mark: My review of "Roughing It!" from B&V Friends #262: [link]
    June 14, 2018, 08:12:53 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: @irishmoxie -- It's definitely complete. All six of the 1958-59 Sy Reit/Bob White original issues, plus the feature-length "Good Guys of the Galaxy" by Tom DeFalco & Fernando Ruiz from ARCHIE #655, and three 5-page digest shorts that guest-starred Cosmo -- and the complete first issue of the Ian Flynn/Tracy Yarley COSMO (2017) thrown in for good measure. It follows the same layout/format as the previous JUGHEAD'S TIME POLICE, even though that didn't carry the "Archie Comics Presents..." trade dress. Not a bad buy for $11.
    June 14, 2018, 01:08:59 AM
  • irishmoxie: Anyone get the Cosmo book that came out today? Any good?
    June 13, 2018, 08:04:49 PM
  • Cosmo: Ah man....and I was worried I was the last enthusiast for ERB's stuff. I'm currently rereading my Dell Tarzan books. Really good fun! It took a while to complete that run.
    June 12, 2018, 06:51:53 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: ...Marvel's earlier JOHN CARTER, WARLORD OF MARS in there, so the DE Tarzan comics need to go in a different box, and SHEENA (also a recent DE title) and DC's RIMA THE JUNGLE GIRL will help fill up that box.
    June 11, 2018, 07:40:48 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Recently. DE's unauthorized LORD OF THE JUNGLE Tarzan adaptations (and its authorized THE GREATEST ADVENTURE) won't fit into my existing box of previous Tarzan comics from Gold Key, DC, and Dark Horse, so I have to start a new box. Logically these get filed with DE's unauthorized WARLORD OF MARS comics (including DEJAH THORIS) and their authorized JOHN CARTER, WARLORD OF MARS. But I also want to squeeze Marve;
    June 11, 2018, 07:38:48 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Interesting. I tend not to group titles by publisher at all, if the characters were not created as work-for-hire (meaning the publisher is legally considered the 'author' of the character). Do they belong to that publisher's "universe" (assuming it has one)? There are some publishers like Dynamite Entertainment where the vast majority of the titles they publish are licensed, and thus were "inherited" from other publishers. Therefore it makes more sense to me to group them together in boxes with similar characters. Flash Gordon, The Phantom, and Mandrake comics (regardless of who the actual publisher was) go together in the same box because they're all classic adventure heroes licensed from Hearst Entertainment (formerly King Features Syndicate). Pulp fiction heroes like The Shadow, Doc Savage, and The Spider (regardless of the fact that the latter did not originate with the same publisher as the first two) also get grouped together. Space considerations allowing, Tarzan (and other Edgar Rice Burroughs adaptations) might share the same box with Sheena and Rima, but NOT with Ka-Zar, because he's a Marvel Universe character.
    June 11, 2018, 07:16:22 PM
  • rusty: I do keep all Star Trek series together in their own section and all Star Wars books together.  I also keep all 2000AD titles together and manga books get their own section.  For titles that have switched publishers, I usually keep them all with the publisher that I identify them with the most.  Tarzan has been published by a variety of publishers, but I keep them with Dell/Gold Key.  Conan is starting to get a bit close with all the success Dark Horse has had, but I still identify Conan more with Marvel.
    June 11, 2018, 06:27:26 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Believe it or not, I even have a box labeled "Pseudo-manga" that contains comics published by American companies and created by American creators like Astro Boy & Racer X (Now Comics), Battle of the Planets (Gold Key & Top Cow/Image), Captain Harlock (Malibu), Godzilla (Dark Horse) and Ultraman. I just want to keep those separate from the boxes of real translated manga in floppy comic format.
    June 11, 2018, 03:34:17 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Well. the problem is when you get titles with licensed characters that aren't owned by the publisher. So if you collect Star Trek comics, you'd have different series published by Gold Key, Marvel, DC, and IDW (and I probably missed one in there). It doesn't make sense to me to put them in different boxes by publisher, but to each his own. Disney comics would be another example. There are even some instances where if I like a certain artist enough, I will put all his work regardless of publisher or characters into one box, like Paul Gulacy, Steve Rude, or Mike Allred (and file them chronologically from older to newer, rather than alphabetically). Those are examples where my interest in the creator far exceeds my relative interest in whatever characters are involved.
    June 11, 2018, 03:14:29 PM
  • rusty: That makes sense.  There are many ways that people can file books.  What I do is file by company or category and then alphabetically within each section.  My first category is Richie Rich then Archie, then other Harvey titles, then Disney, then other humor/kids books, then by company (unless it is a company where I don't have very many books from them.  Star Trek and Star Wars each get their own section as well.  I will probably revamp a bit when I do my next major sort/merge.  The biggest section by far for me is DC.
    June 11, 2018, 09:28:59 AM
  • DeCarlo Rules: I don't even file my comics alphabetically. I file them according to how closely they're related to other titles, but it's all dependent on the number of issues I have of any given title, and what will fit into a single box. Fpr ACP comics I just put all the short-run series (whether an actual miniseries or just a not particularly successful title) into one box. Even though some of those short run series star Jughead, and I could as easily file those together with the main JUGHEAD title in another box. For longer running ACP titles, "girl" titles are sorted into different boxes than "boy" titles. Eventually when I have enough issues of BETTY (and BETTY AND ME and BETTY'S DIARY) they'll get their own box, and VERONICA will get her own box.
    June 10, 2018, 09:49:06 AM
  • rusty: I file Jughead under J and Reggie under R in all of their incarnations, though I do file the original Lois Lane and Jimmy Olsen books under S since that keeps them with the Superman books and also because they kept that title throughout their entire run.  If anyone wants to look up Jughead or Reggie in Overstreet, though, they will have to look under A for the early issues.
    June 10, 2018, 07:56:27 AM
  • BettyReggie: I can't wait to get that Reggie book. It's coming out the day after my 39th Birthday.
    June 10, 2018, 06:42:06 AM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Yeah, I never understood why publishers felt the need to point that out on the covers of a comic book, like maybe someone didn't really know who REGGIE was, and might buy it just because they noticed the words "Archie's Rival" above the big letters that spelled REGGIE? Same with "Archie's Pal" or "Superman's Pal" or "Superman's Girl Friend" -- like some potential buyer wouldn't know who Jughead, Jimmy Olsen, or Lois Lane was, but would know who Archie or Superman was? Just assume you're selling the product to idiots, I guess. Is anyone really filing REGGIE under "A" for Archie's Pal in their collections??
    June 10, 2018, 05:42:02 AM

Author Topic: What have you done today?  (Read 294184 times)

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Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #645 on: March 15, 2017, 08:54:24 PM »
I had a long day because we couldn't go out. There's too much snow & ice outside. I did get good mail . 2 Netflixs-Suicide Squad & Richard Simmons-80's Blast off . I did that workout. It's one of my favorites. And I also watched Suicide Squad. My bought home a good supper. We split a rice ball . Yummy.
« Last Edit: March 22, 2017, 07:50:53 PM by BettyReggie »

Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #646 on: March 16, 2017, 12:21:02 AM »
Found out I got hired for the new job and I'm super excited ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #647 on: March 16, 2017, 10:11:22 PM »
Another long day for me. I'm worried about my powerchair. It was acting up. So we stayed home today. Plus no one did a good job of getting rid of Snow. My aid went out to the library for me. She returned 2 books & got 2 books out for me.
« Last Edit: March 22, 2017, 07:50:33 PM by BettyReggie »


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #648 on: March 20, 2017, 12:47:20 PM »
Today's not such a great day. My left arm hurts. Last night I had sleep on my right side. But My left arm still hurts. It can be from a couple things .  The way I hold to my walker or from lifting weights. I have to put a heating pad on it again.
« Last Edit: March 22, 2017, 07:50:10 PM by BettyReggie »

Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #649 on: March 22, 2017, 04:48:29 PM »
I been at my job training all week so far. I passed test#1 with an 81.5%. Passing was an 80%. I went to wendys with my boyfriend and one worker was rude. My boyfriend iverheard an employee say "why are those two sitting down for a while just with drinks?"

We ordered food and were finishing our drinks and its too cold to wait for a bus thats outside the store. Seriously  uncalled for :'(


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #650 on: March 22, 2017, 07:24:27 PM »
This morning I watched the last episode of RiverDale So now I'm ready for the 30th.
« Last Edit: March 22, 2017, 07:49:46 PM by BettyReggie »


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #651 on: March 23, 2017, 05:36:00 PM »
Today was a great day. I mailed my Netflix . And my aide & I took the bus to Target. I haven't been there in a while. They had a cute pocket size coloring book for $3.00, I bought it. They did have Jughead & Archie Jumbo Comics BUT it was $6.99. I didn't buy it. They had their Easter Candy out already. I bought 3 Reese Pieces that are in a bag shaped like a carrot. One for me & one for mom & one for my brother. We ate lunch, a little mini Pizza Hut pie. Yummy.


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #652 on: March 24, 2017, 10:53:23 PM »
Midtown Comics did have the new Comics. I preordered some.
« Last Edit: March 25, 2017, 09:13:17 AM by BettyReggie »


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #653 on: March 25, 2017, 09:15:56 AM »
Instead of my brother coming to my place, I'm going to his neck of the woods. We will go to the library near his house. I can't wait to see what they have. We will get Subway for lunch & binge watch Riverdale.


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #654 on: March 25, 2017, 02:34:52 PM »
Sad news about the elevator in the library where my brother lives. It's  broken . So we just had to leave . We ate lunch at Subway . Now we are watching Riverdale .
« Last Edit: April 01, 2017, 03:30:50 PM by BettyReggie »

Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #655 on: April 01, 2017, 02:41:43 PM »
Got my hair done today and it was much more money than expected i couldnt give the hairstylist a tip. I feel so bad but i thought it was better to pay the salon than not to pay for the services they gave me. :'(


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #656 on: April 02, 2017, 12:56:32 PM »
I'm sitting there with hairdye in my hair so later I take a picture of myself so you can see the results. My brother is coming over today.

Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #657 on: April 02, 2017, 04:25:59 PM »
I went to the mall and exchanged things at Primark. I brought 4 pairs of shoes (Flats) at $5 each, 2 phone cases for my phone, a mug for $3 that is dishwasher safe, a 3 pack of face towels for $3, a stationary set with ruler, eraser, pen, pencil, and highlighter for $1.30, a storage container for my desk to put my pens and pencils in for $1.50, makeup blending sponges 2 pack for $1.80 and makeup remover mitts to get makeup off with water for $3. If that works no more buying makeup remover. I also had exchanged $41 worth of stuff for this so it is all good i only spent $0.88 lol


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #658 on: April 02, 2017, 06:03:46 PM »

It's been a sunny day in The Bronx. My brother & I went to the Thrift Store. There was nothing to buy. We had our supper at The Deli, they have tables there. And bought home a slice for mom.


Re: What have you done today?
« Reply #659 on: April 03, 2017, 10:36:59 PM »
Today was a great mail day. I got my pink pair of Glasses from Zenni. And the first issue of RiverDale ftom my RiverDale subscription. My aide & I went out I took pictures of myself wearing the glasses. And we went to the library.
Later I posted the pictures on my Twitter page. And I put 2 pictures there. I just love these pink glasses, I'll wear them for RiverDale on Thursday.
« Last Edit: April 04, 2017, 07:48:38 AM by BettyReggie »


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