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Five For Friday #80—Things On My Desk
posted June 16, 2006

Five For Friday #80 -- Name Five Things You Own That Aren't Comics But Are Comics-Related

1. Aurora Hulk model from when I was a kid.
2. Various Action Suits records with Peter Bagge and Al Columbia art.
3. My nametag from sneaking into a Marvelution retailer seminar, 1994.
4. A couple of Devil Girl Hot Kisses tins in which I keep change.
5. Some rudimentary handcrafted Native American musical instruments with the Hulk's face painted on them.

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Sean T. Collins

1. A v-neck Batman t-shirt I got at H&M
2. Batman: The Original Motion Picture Score by Danny Elfman on CD
3. A lot of issues of Wizard and The Comics Journal
4. That wooden Quimbies the Mouse toy that Dark Horse put out
5. An AdHouse Books refrigerator magnet


Rick Phillips

1. A Spider-Man toothbrush holder that my wife got me as a Christmas gift and I have made it a pen and pencil holder that I have on my desk.
2. A Justice League clock that my Mother and Father in-law gave me as a gift.
3. A VHS tape of the TV show Shazam! that I got at a convention years ago.
4. 2 drawings of Spider-man and Batman that 2 of my younger cousins, Josh and Jeff, drew as gifts for me.
5. A drawing of me as Nova that my older cousin Steve got Alan Hanley to do and he gave it to me as a Christmas gift back in 1977.


Steve Lieber

1. A diecast old-fashioned batmobile toy (the kind with the face on the front) that I claim to have bought as reference in case I ever needed to draw a comic in which it appears.
2. A ballpoint drawing of me at age 23 drawn by Joe Kubert.
3. Sean Bieri's homemade wacky-package style novelty: a bundle of stickers of package designs for fake foods like "Tofesticles: Vegan Prairie Oysters."
4. A small stack of b&w photos from the 1950s that show a pretty, zaftig brunette taking poses to be used as reference for a crime comic.
5. A dvd of a film-student's adaptation of a mini-comic I illustrated a few years ago.