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John Byrne’s Next Men

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Or – “Time, See What’s Become Of Me…” My biggest problem with this particular review was actually whether or not to use that quote at the top of the page.  Sometimes, you think you’re being clever but you end up just being a schmuck, and I’m occasionally not all that clear on the line between the two.  Likewise, the characters of Next Men have been put into situations where they have to make judgement calls as well, but theirs have consequences a lot worse than sounding like a putz on the internet…

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Or – “It’s Pronounced ‘Burn.’  If You Say ‘Brine’, HE WILL FIND YOU!!” There have been numberous “boom” period in comic book publishing, notably the original comics explosion of the early 40’s, the 1966 post-Batman-television series expansion, the Black & White boom of the 80’s…  The most recent boom came in the early 1990’s, as many creators began to realize the power of their own personal branding.  John Byrne was practically an elder statesman of comics in ’92, due to his work on X-Men, Fantastic Four, his high-profile revamp of Superman and, honestly, work on nearly every other character in existence.  When

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