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Stay Gold, Gaully Boy, Stay Gold: Asterix Turns 50 On Thursday
Even though casual comic readers likely limited their "Asterix" intake to middle school German classes or an approximation thereof, the ancient cartoon warrior created by René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo in 1959 is a big deal worldwide (especially in his native France) and thus fans around …
Happy 92nd Birthday, Jack Kirby!
Jack Kirby, the legendary comics artist who co-created Captain America, the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, the Avengers, and the Avengers, would have been 92 today, and the Kirby Museum's "Simon and Kirby" blog has a collection of some of his greatest covers -- including his non-…