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Decades ago, comics were sold in grocery stores, three comics to a bag, with the middle comic being a mystery. One day I used my paper route money to buy one of these bags, and inside it was X-Men #148.…
Marvel has gone from being the House of Ideas to the House of Ideologues, and frankly it’s tiresome.
"It's alright to cry. I know you miss the touch of your incestuous man-child husband."
Coming up with a recurring enemy for Wolverine is harder than it sounds, because he has a habit of gutting them from throat to crotch like a misbehaving catfish, which is sort of understandable when your power is mostly indestructible claws and mood swings.