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Subj: So do Captain America and Spiderman. It's just popularity, and fetishism.
Posted: Thu Feb 01, 2018 at 11:55:24 am EST (Viewed 103 times)
Reply Subj: But then Superman has always had the 'dial to 11 factor' which is a bit more than the conventional top tier.
Posted: Wed Jan 31, 2018 at 04:58:05 pm EST (Viewed 125 times)
And honestly, I think Superman's popularity is probably waning. Not that he's not a fantastic character, but I don't think "Superman has to be the top dog" in comics is some necessary rule that has to exist in perpetuity. I think gradually that golden calf has started to rust a bit. Change is healthy.
---the late great Donald Blake