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His violent Tarzan comics were as cool and still as a bas relief.

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In which we come full-circle to Kirby’s source.

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The Fourth World’s undiscovered testaments

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Kirby comes home again.

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Kirby makes love, not intergalactic war.

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Had He But Worlds Enough, and Time…

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His comics have a flavor of animation’s madness.

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Who was that masked man?

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He abandoned kids’ comics and pioneered Pop.

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Nazi villain

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Sea Hunt Goon

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Aviator.

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Nick Fury

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Black mask

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Eat your heart out, Indiana Jones.

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The Blue Beetle

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Zippo

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From Bill Everett’s “Sub-Mariner” (1972)

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New Wave goggles

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The Falcon

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The man in red

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Ragman

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The Lone Ranger

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An early appearance by a minor golden age hero.