How far have you gone?

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  1. The Geek Vault Come at me bro

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    How far have you gone to get a missing issue? Today I drove into a long way to get to a comic store to get Sub-mariner issue 4. I tried to pay with debit but they didn't take it so I drove around a town I didn't know well at all and had to find a soveirgn bank, only to find out my card doesn't work. So I had my father lend me money just to get the issue. How far have you guys gone?
     
  2. Harlekin Business

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    I killed a man.
     
  3. Red King Littlefinger

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    I once shot a man in Reno just to watch him die.
     
  4. GoldenAgeHero Registered

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    that sounds eerily familiar.
     
  5. iloveclones spooky....

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    Poor college student + Plasma Bank = College Comic Book Fund(plus a slice of pizza)
     
  6. Spidey Rules 2 Registered

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    I've gone to ebay and paid 4 times as much as I should have to get the issue. Only to see a second printing at my local comic book store a week after receiving it.:cmad:
     
  7. HR-PUFF&STUFF Registered

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    i killed a man with my shoe.
     
  8. Kitsune Fox of Ages

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    Was it a shoe phone?
     
  9. HR-PUFF&STUFF Registered

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    sadly no.
     
  10. GNR Registered

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    I have sisters and relatives all over the East US and in California.We make frequent trips to the east coasters and I got all the local comic shops on lock.

    Finally got Bru's Cap #8 on my last trip to Philly and Delaware as well as Ultimates 2 #6 in good old Midtown in beautiful Times Square.

    But I usually wait to go to these places until we got a trip planned.My local shop is pretty well stocked with back issues and re-orders aren't a big deal for them.
     
  11. Xofenroht The Mad Moreno

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    I've ridden my seat-less bike from Downtown Detroit City into GrossePointe. And when I still lived in GrossePointe, I rode my bike to the comic shop during a rain shower and wound up catching a fever that left me with bronchitis. Once I even sold some textbooks I still needed for a class, just to have enough to afford Amazing Spider-Man and Fables.
     
  12. HR-PUFF&STUFF Registered

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    so you know whats its like to jump on a bike with the seat missing?

    what good are comics if you die?
     
  13. Themanofbat Never Mind the Buttocks...

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    I heard that Darthphere had to get some man-love to get a comic book...

    ... and he wasn't pitching. :wow: :wow: :wow:

    :yay:
     
  14. HR-PUFF&STUFF Registered

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    wait there was a party in his mouth and everyone was coming?
     
  15. A.X.L Registered

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    :( Awww I thought this was about something else. I was ready to laugh at all the nerds who said first or second base.
     
  16. Themanofbat Never Mind the Buttocks...

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    Dude... we're talking about getting comic books here...

    What you're describing happened at Darth's bachelor party.

    :yay:
     
  17. shapeshifter Registered

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    i set fire to a pile of fantastic four comics so I could have enough light to read my batman 500.
     
  18. SouLeSS Registered

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    How far have I gone? About 2 minutes up the street, to my comic store.
     
  19. shapeshifter Registered

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    i sold off every X book i own so i could buy good comics
     
  20. Darthphere Kneel before 'Drox!

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    Random.
     
  21. PhotoJones Registered

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    But still true.
     
  22. Darthphere Kneel before 'Drox!

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    I didn't deny it. :huh:
     
  23. PhotoJones Registered

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    And I never said you did. :up:
     
  24. Darthphere Kneel before 'Drox!

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    I just don't remember TMOB in that broom closet.
     
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    He's little.
     

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