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Old November 17 2008, 03:23 AM   #8
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Re: The Death of Superman: 16 Years Later

It really was a fun time to collect comic books. In the years since I have to say, in some ways the internet added to my love of comics, but in others, such as the fan negativity and the spoilers, it has hindered it.

I read this "cold" without hearing specific spoilers or inside information about what was going to happen. I didn't read any posts with critical comments about it, pointing out the weaknesses and the "obvious" plot points.

It was and still is a good story, and I think it was the perfect time for it to come out. Now, I think the same story structure would not work well at all.
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