What's up with this shit?

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Posted by Neil at on April 26, 2000 at 19:12:55:

In Reply to: Stan Lee? posted by 373 on April 26, 2000 at 18:57:18:

: I know Stan Lee's done some great stuff and was one of the originals, but there's no way he is the best writer/creator out ever (I may be jumping to conclusions here, it's just that I assumed you liked him best because of Mallrats).

So... you're saying liking him is the same as thinking he's the best writer/creator out ever?! That's ridiculous!

: Frank Miller is without a doubt a better writer.


: Any Batman series he wrote is possibly the best series out there...

Even pretending that sentence actually held together, I'd still remind you of Batman/Spawn.

: ... and Sin City is just positively wonderful.

Yup. I'm still struggling with your point.

: He spends more time on the development of the characters, rather than coming up with a unique concept, then sacrificing development for 'lots of cool fighting and stuff'. Lee just can't stack up.

And Miller ain't an icon to the masses, and Lee is.

Besides, co-creating the Fantastic Four, the Avengers, Spider-man, Daredevil, The Incredible Hulk, etc. is hardly an accomplishment to spit at, so your point fades ever further into the bizarre and obscure. Please come back when you have a *worthwhile* point to make.

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