Saturday, August 6, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Batman Family 8
Birds of Prey 10
Conan the King 21 – 26
Copra 1 – 6
Enola Holmes: The Case of the Missing Marquess
Free Comic Book Day 2014: Ipso Facto
Jack Kirby’s Teen Agents 1 & 2
Machine Man 3
Pep Digital 93: On A Boat
Postal 9 – 12
Sad Sack 150
Thunder Strike #1
 

BOOKS:
Pirates’ Gold, by H. Bedford-Jones, COMPLETED.
The Bangkok Asset, by John Burdett, pages 1 – 212.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 304 – 390.
The Demon Apostle, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 64 –131.
An Introduction to Christian Ethics, by Roger H. Crook, pages 188 – 207.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, July 2003.

Saturday, July 30, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Best of Bugs Bunny 2
Durango Kid 4 – 8
Jonah Hex 1 – 5
Jughead with Archie Digest 131
Justice League of America 30 & 48
Nexus 13 – 17
Nightwing & Huntress 1
Pink Panther 23
Rex Allen Comics 6 – 10
Robocop: Citizens Arrest 3
What If? 52
Wyatt Earp 31
 

BOOKS:
Wind and Shadow, by Kathy Tyers, COMPETED.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, COMPLETED.
Pirates’ Gold, by H. Bedford-Jones, pages 1 – 113.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 238 – 304.
An Introduction to Christian Ethics, by Roger H. Crook, pages 158 – 188.
The Demon Apostle
, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 26 – 64. 

Saturday, July 23, 2022

This Week in Reading


COMICS:   
Archie 158, 179, 324, & 403
Batman: Toyman 1 – 4 
Birds of Prey 9
Brave & the Bold 171
Captain America and the Secret Avengers 1
Colt .45 #5
Drag n’ Wheels 58
Goldie Vance 13 – 16
Jonah Hex / Yosemite Sam Special
Two Moons 1 – 10
Wynonna Earp: Legends 1 – 4



BOOKS:
Wind and Shadow, by Kathy Tyers, pages 1 – 203.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 202 – 238.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 473 – 494.
An Introduction to Christian Ethics, by Roger H. Crook, pages 111 – 158.
The Demon Apostle, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 1 – 26.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, August 1978.


Saturday, July 16, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Action Comics 726
All-Star Western 24 – 29
The Big Country OGN
Bouncer, vol 1
Champions of the Wild Weird West 1 – 5
Dead-End Moon #1
Fish Police 2 & 3
Freedom Fighters 4 & 5
The Outlaw Kid 9
The Secret Defenders 1, 2, 3, & 9
Superman: The Man of Steel 61
Tex: The Lonesome Rider
Tomahawk 108
Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact vol 21, # 11 & 18
 
BOOKS:
The Economics of the Parables, by Robert Sirico, COMPLETED.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 164 – 202.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 456 – 473.
An Introduction to Christian Ethics, by Roger H. Crook, pages 62 – 111.
The Forensic Files of Batman, by Doug Moench, pages 115 – 151.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Analog,
November 2012.

Saturday, July 9, 2022

These Two Weeks in Reading

COMICS:
Aria 2 – 4
Batman Family 7
Billy the Kid 21, 28, 29, & 70
Birds of Prey 7 & 8
BRZRKR 9
Classics Illustrated 12
Death Be Damned 1 – 4
Gemini Blood 1 – 5
Goldie Vance 1 – 12
Kid Colt Outlaw 72
Life with Archie 100, 111, 170, 172, 223, 224, & 259
PEP Digital 151: Jughead Grill Master
Postal 5 – 8
Wynonna Earp 1 – 8
 
BOOKS:
Murder on the White Cliffs, by L. B. Hathaway, COMPLETED.
Posie Parker Double Novella Set, by L. B. Hathaway, COMPLETED.
Thongor in the City of Magicians, by Lin Carter, COMPLETED.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 133 – 164.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 436 – 456.
An Introduction to Christian Ethics, by Roger H. Crook, pages 1 – 62.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine,
April 1988.

Saturday, July 2, 2022

This Week in Reading

No list this week. Come back next Saturday for a combined TWO WEEKS of reading!

Saturday, June 25, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Arak 6 & 7
Archie at Riverdale High 25
Blake & Mortimer: SOS Meteors
Crisis on Infinite Earths 10 – 12
Ka-Zar the Savage 18, 20, 22, 23, & 26
Popeye (IDW) #1
Power Rangers Pink #6
The Shadow Now 1 – 6
Thor Corps 4
Turok Son of Stone 80, 81, 83, & 84
Walt Disney’s Comics & Stories, 25-10, 25-11, & 29-3
 
BOOKS:
Out of House and Home, by Drew Hayes, COMPLETED.
The Road Twice Traveled, by R.A. Jones, COMPLETED.
Thongor in the City of Magicians, by Lin Carter, pages 1 – 52.
Murder on the White Cliffs, by L. B. Hathaway, pages 1 – 97.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 80 – 133.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 422 – 436.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Analog,
January/February 2004      


Saturday, June 18, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
The Archie Babies Collection
The Avengers 16
Claw the Unconquered 1, 7, 8, & 9
Crisis on Infinite Earths 1 – 9
Doc Savage 1 & 2
Flash 229
The Green Hornet Strikes 1 – 5
Jungle Tales #4
Sad Sack and the Sarge 53
Tarzan 207 – 210, & 215
Tor 1 & 2
 
BOOKS:
The Successor, by Stephen Frey, COMPLETED.
A Cat by Any Other Name, by Lydia Adamson, COMPLETED.
Out of House and Home, by Drew Hayes, pages 1 – 97.
The Road Twice Traveled, by R.A. Jones, pages 76 – 128.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 416 – 422.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 38 – 80.    

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Podcast Marathon

 

The surprise return of an old blog feature!

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Summer + I was home all day yesterday = Listening to a ton of podcasts!  Here is what I heard:

3rd Degree Byrne: Kirk, Tim, & Brian talk about issues 25 & 26 of John Byrne's fanfic continuation of his X-Men run, "X-Men Elsewhen."

The Tony Kornheiser Show: Sports and pop culture discussions, from Washington, DC.

Battleship Pretension #795: Tyler & David are joined by Susan Burke to discuss how one's movie-watching experiences change after becoming a parent.

The Ferment Podcast: Author Ed Piorek joins the hosts to discuss his early years in the Vineyard movement, and experiences pastoring churches over the last few decades. 

The Bronze Age of Horror Comics #1: A new show in Billy D's Magazines & Monsters feed, this first episode covered the classic first issue of the classic 1970s Tomb of Dracula comic book.

Arsenal Vision Podcast #589: The hosts begin a 3-episode series of player reviews for the just-finished English football (soccer) season.

WSJ: Potomac Watch: Hosts from the editorial page of the Wall Street Journal discuss the news and politics of the day.

Saturday, June 11, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
All-Star Western (New 52) 23
The Batman Scooby-Doo Mysteries 3, 9, & 10
Birds of Prey 6
Blake & Mortimer: The Strange Encounter
The Executioner 1 – 3
Huckleberry Hound Summer Fun #31
Indiana Jones: The Arms of Gold, The Shrine of the Sea Devil
Life With Archie 49 & 51 – 55
Scarlet Witch #1
The Shadow / Batman 1 – 6
Zorro Rides Again 1 – 6
 
BOOKS:
Wolfhead, by Charles L. Harness, COMPLETED.
The Successor, by Stephen Frey, Pages 1 – 163.
The Road Twice Traveled, by R.A. Jones, pages 41 – 76.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 405 – 416.
In Scoring Position, by Bob Ryan & Bill Chuck, pages 1 –38.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction,
December 1977. 


Saturday, June 4, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Batman Family 6
Betty’s Diary 12
Brothers of the Spear 1
Daughters of the Dragon 1 – 6
Grayson 1 & 2
James Bond 007: 1 – 12
Skull the Slayer 8
Slightly Exaggerated 1 & 2
S.T.A.R. Corps 3 & 4
 
BOOKS:
Morbius: Blood Ties, by Bendan Deneen, COMPLETED.
Wolfhead, by Charles L. Harness, pages 39 – 97.
The Road Twice Traveled, by R.A. Jones, pages 1 – 41.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 396 – 405.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction,
November 1977. 



Saturday, May 28, 2022

This Week in Reading


COMICS:  
Blacksad: Arctic Nations, A Red Soul, & Somewhere Within the Shadows
Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future 1 & 2
Chum #1
Crime Pays OGN
Doctor Who: Empire of the Wolf 4
Fight Against Crime 5 & 17
Justice League America 47
Nathaniel Dusk II 1 – 4
Police Trap 5 & 6
Postal 1 – 4
Robin 23 – 26
Sherlock Holmes: The Curious Case of the Vanishing Villain
Wonder Woman 277
 
BOOKS:
The Demon Spirit, by R. A. Salvatore, COMPLETED.
Morbius: Blood Ties, by Bendan Deneen, pages 1 – 91.
Wolfhead, by Charles L. Harness, pages 1 – 39.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 384 – 396.
The Forensic Files of Batman
, by Doug Moench, pages 97 – 115.

Saturday, May 21, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Adventure Comics 300
Archie Meets Riverdale
Archie’s Mysteries 25 – 29
Batman: Gordon of Gotham 1 – 4
Claw the Unconquered (WildStorm) 5 & 6
House of Slaughter 6
JLA Secret Files & Origins 2
John Law, Detective #1
Lady Mechanika 4
Maze Agency (Caliber) 1 – 3
Nathaniel Dusk 1 – 4
Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Missing Martian
The Trial of Sherlock Holmes 1 – 5
 
BOOKS:
Quarry in the Black, by Max Allan Collins, COMPLETED.
The Eyes of Zoltar, by Jasper Fforde, COMPLETED.
The Demon Spirit, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 393 – 485.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 372 – 384.

SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, July 1974.


Saturday, May 14, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Batman: GCPD 1 – 4
Creatures on the Loose 26
Dynamite 3 – 6
Free Comic Book Day: 2000 AD, Archie, Captain Underpants, DC Dark Crisis, Doctor Who, Donald Duck, The Incal Universe, It Won’t Always Be Like This, League of SuperPets, Marvel Judgment Day, Max Meow, Primos, & Red Sonja
Mindbenders Book One
Scene of the Crime 1 – 4
Short Order Crooks #1
Something is Killing the Children 22
Whodunnit #2
 
BOOKS:
Vulture Peak, by John Burdett, COMPLETED.
The Demon Spirit, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 281 – 393.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 359 – 372.
The Eyes of Zoltar, by Jasper Fforde, pages 141 – 191.
The Forensic Files of Batman
, by Doug Moench, pages 77 – 97.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Batman Family 5
BRZRKR 8
Cheryl Blossom 15
Gordon’s Law 2 – 4
Gun Honey 1 – 4
Life with Archie 148, 221, & 225
Marvel Knights Double-Shot 2
Maze Agency (IDW) 2
Orphan Black #1
Private Eyes #6
The Revengers 1 & 2
Robin 21 & 22
Sherlock Holmes: The Vanishing Man 1 – 4
 
BOOKS:
Vulture Peak, by John Burdett, pages 1 – 208.
The Demon Spirit, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 172 – 281.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 345 – 359.
The Eyes of Zoltar, by Jasper Fforde, pages 122 – 141.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, May-June 1978.

Saturday, April 30, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Aquaman 25 – 30
Archie Giant Comics: Spotlight
Archie’s Pals ‘n’ Gals 148, 159, & 163
Betty & Veronica 266
Birds of Prey 3
Fear 20 – 24
Jerry Lewis 102
Mad About Superheroes
Ms Tree’s Thrilling Detective Adventures #1
The New Avengers 14
Robin 17 – 20
Strange #1
 
BOOKS:
Carry On, Jeeves, by P.G. Wodehouse, COMPLETED.
The Demon Spirit, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 65 – 172.
The Eyes of Zoltar, by Jasper Fforde, pages 89 – 122.
 
SCI-FI MAGAZINE COMPLETED:
Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, April 1992. 

Saturday, April 23, 2022

This Week in Reading

COMICS:
Amazing Spider-Man 101 & 102
Asterix & Cleopatra
Charlie Brown & Friends
Detective Comics 322
Fun with Little Archie & Friends Special
High Heaven 1 – 5
House of Slaughter 5
L.E.G.I.O.N. 1, 7, 16, 36, 39, & 43
Mad Magazine 290
Marvel Team-Up 3 & 4
New Teen Titans 10
Tweety & Sylvester 24 & 63


BOOKS:
Red, White, & Blue, by Simon Majumdar, COMPLETED.
The Demon Spirit, by R. A. Salvatore, pages 19 – 65.
The Story of Christianity, volume II, by Justo L. González, pages 326 – 345.
The Eyes of Zoltar
, by Jasper Fforde, pages 51 – 89.