I’m afraid that no matter how long he lives and works, Jim Lee will never draw anything as cool as his X-Men, which marked a generational milestone.
I don’t know where the ad’s line came from or who wrote it. It reminds me of the quote “Ignorance leads to fear, fear leads to hate, and hate leads to violence”. The latter is attributed “by the Internet” to the 12th century wise man Averroes, although I haven’t found the specific source and it isn’t featured on his Wikiquote page.
60 years ago today one of my favourite writers ever was born: the one and only Ann Noceti.
The Silvestri years. Coolest X-Men EVER.
Hip Hop X-Men Family Tree.
Collecting UNCANNY X-MEN (1981) #189-198, X-MEN ANNUAL (1970) #8, X-MEN
AND ALPHA FLIGHT (1985) #1-2 and NIGHTCRAWLER (1985) #1-4.