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Flashback: Gerard Jones & The Birth Of Comics

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2010 will be a pivotal year in comics, as Disney takes over Marvel, and Time Warner takes more direct control over DC Entertainment. I thought this was a good timeto re-post another "lost episode" from 2005.

Gerard Jones wrote an incredible history of comics fornative years, called Men Of Tommorow. The book focused on the creation of Superman, and the creative and business men behind DC comics, All American, and plenty of other publishers of the golden age.