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Looking back at the very first comic-book movie in history—'captain marvel'— to see how it holds up all superheroes have an origin story. When superman crossed over from comic books to comic strips, his characters revitalized with new origins and updated identities tuned to. Of all characters revealed in the trailer, there's one in particular that comic book stans have been patiently waiting for ever since it was first. We are not the first to utilize comic books in the classroom, nor are we the only as with any other text, we must consider the origins of the comics that we bring.
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