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Subj: Re: Earth 2 Speedy
Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2007 at 10:27:42 am EDT
Reply Subj: Re: Earth 2 Speedy
Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2007 at 02:43:22 am EDT
> When dealing with the E-2 Speedy don't forget that he skipped most of the time between WW2 and present day by being time lost. He'd still be one of the younger heroes.
Which is why I always wondered why he wasn't used in ALL-STAR COMICS in the 70s. He would have been a decent addition to the "Super Squad" of Robin, Power Girl and Star-Spangled Kid or Infinity Inc.
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