Sometimes Tuesdays are like that.

§ December 23rd, 2020 § Filed under low content mode, question time § 4 Comments

Ah, apparently I had the wrong Spider-Man TV show theme song in mind when writing my response in the last post. What Chuck V. was referencing was the version of Spider-Man on the educational television program Electric Company:


As such, thusly amend my response to “Spider-Man came from the Children’s Television Workshop Labs, a hideous mutation that could never remove his mask nor speak in more than nonsense sounds.”

Anyway, this is a reminder to give me your comic industry predictions for 2021, shop small stores like mine when you can if you’re still buying for the holiday season, and most importantly: be safe out there.

Sorry, not much of a post today, but I had bit of a day Tuesday and I’m not up a real post. But I’d like everyone to enjoy their holiday best they can (where applicable) and we’ll get together again next week to see out this year.

4 Responses to “Sometimes Tuesdays are like that.”

  • Michael Grabowski says:

    Merry Christmas, Mike! Your blog was an ongoing highlight through tough times I had earlier this year. May your holidays give you a joyful pause and renewed hopes for a better 2021.

  • Turan, Emissary of the Fly World says:

    I watched ELECTRIC COMPANY as a youth, but I cannot recall ever seeing any episodes with Spider-Man. Looking now at the dates, I assume that I aged out just a little too soon for this.

    Looking at the Wikipedia entry on this, I see that several of the villains were played by Skip Hinnant. Here’s today’s trivial trivia for you: He was also the voice of Fritz the Cat. Given that Ralph Bakshi worked on the 1960s Spider-Man TV series, there was potential here for a cross-over…

    By the way: Can anyone say whether the SPIDEY SUPER-STORIES comic book ever teamed Jennifer of the Jungle with Lorna the Jungle Girl or Shanna the She-Devil? I can imagine Roy Thomas insisting on this.

  • Smicha1 says:

    Remember the episode where Spider-Man fought Mr. Measles? At the end Spidey get the measles and has those big black spots all over his costume…that uses to terrify me when I was a kid.

  • Casie says:

    I second what Michael said. Happy Christmas, Mike!

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