Superboy and The Legion Of Superheroes #209 was the first comic book I ever read and, shortly thereafter, Tyroc was the first Black Superhero I ever saw followed by John Stewart, Falcon, Luke Cage and Storm, in that order. I was a kid so I didn’t pick up on the racial aspect of the characters until later. When I did,…
Thank you for mentioning Tyroc. He was one of the most interesting ‘70s characters of the DC universe, made three appearances as an LSH member and then vanished .... for YEARS. He was retconned into belonging to an all-black country that faded in and out of this planet for decades at a time (WHAT DA FUK) and then was… Read more
Sorry dude, while I’m a fan of all Black heroism (and have been since childhood), I always thought Cyborg was in serious need of some adamantium (Nth metal? Maybe?); I really got tired of him getting torn apart in every Titans battle. His number of dismantlements (is that a word) was second only to the Red Tornado’s.… Read more
I am happy that Trump is gone and I don’t mind Biden as president...but this piece does not hit the way I think it was intended, at least not for me.
This comes off more as politics as usual with Clyburn in the middle of it.
People just wanted someone to beat Trump and we were in the middle of a primary that had no… Read more
Eh....I’m more interested in the story about Obama deciding to get involved in the campaign because he knew Joe would - in his words - fuck it up. Clyburn and SC shouldn’t be the 3rd or 4th primary location as candidates have to wait a few weeks to start seeing their impact from the Black people voting. Does Iowa and… Read more