Superman Through the Ages!Holliston School Committee  
  •   forum   •   THIS WEEK'S CHAPTER: "THE POWER!" •   fortress   •  
Superman Through the Ages! Forum
News: 2024 UPDATE!! Superman Through the Ages! forum is now securely located at https://WWW.SUPERMANTHROUGHTHEAGES.COM/FORUM - your username and password for forum.superman.nu will still work, although your browser won't know them under the new domain name. You can look them up in your browser's saved passwords.  This is the first time we have had an SSL cert, so your credentials and website activity are now secure!  Please bear with us as we update the site to the brand new, super-secure location of www.supermanthroughtheages.com! This may take some time. For more details, please see the forum update.
 
*
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
July 18, 2024, 11:33:13 PM


Login with username, password and session length


Pages: [1] 2 3 4 5 6   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Al Franken  (Read 22678 times)
0 Members and 2 Guests are viewing this topic.
RedSunOfKrypton
Last Son of Krypton
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 303



« on: December 05, 2005, 02:35:17 PM »

Anbody else think he could be Clark Kent in this picture? I mean with different hair and 20 years younger.

Logged

"...and as the fledgeling Man of Steel looks for the first time over the skyline of this city, this, Metropolis, he utters the syllables with which history is made and legends are forged: This, looks like a job...for Superman."
Super Monkey
Super
League of Supermen
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 3435



WWW
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2005, 02:38:11 PM »

please don't turn this into a thread about politics.
Logged

"I loved Super-Monkey; always wanted to do something with him but it never happened."
- Elliot S! Maggin
RedSunOfKrypton
Last Son of Krypton
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 303



« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2005, 02:40:39 PM »

Meh heh? :?
Logged

"...and as the fledgeling Man of Steel looks for the first time over the skyline of this city, this, Metropolis, he utters the syllables with which history is made and legends are forged: This, looks like a job...for Superman."
Klar Ken T5477
Council of Wisdom
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1338


Metropolis Prime, NYC, NY USA


WWW
« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2005, 02:53:55 PM »

20 years ago on old SNLs Franken had frizzy, 'fro like hair.  

Steve Allen was more a possibility - one that was explored in the Superman daily strip[s and reprinted in the 25th Annvsy Silver Superman annual

I did see Steve take his glasses off one day on TV and darn if he didnt look like Geo Reeves - simply uncanny!
Logged
nightwing
Defender of Kandor
Council of Wisdom
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1627


Semper Vigilans


WWW
« Reply #4 on: December 05, 2005, 03:10:17 PM »

"I'm going to be Earth's protector.  Because I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and...goshdarnit...people like me!"
Logged

This looks like a job for...
JulianPerez
Council of Wisdom
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1168



« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2005, 07:06:11 PM »

I'll support Franken as Superman ONLY if they let Gilda Radner be Wonder Woman.  

I'm surprised nobody else has mentioned this before on this thread:

How about a young Ralph Nader? Elliot Maggin made this joke already. Somebody asks Superman who his secret identity was. "Was it Ralph Nader?" They ask.

Like many throwaway lines in Maggin's work, this was a surprisingly astute observation. Ralph had the height, the eye color, the hair, and a sort of "protect and serve" job as a consumer protection advocate.

It made me look at Ralph a little funny every time he showed up on television.
Logged

"Wait, folks...in a startling new development, Black Goliath has ripped Stilt-Man's leg off, and appears to be beating him with it!"
       - Reporter, Champions #15 (1978)
laurel
Superman's Pal
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 21



« Reply #6 on: December 18, 2005, 03:36:41 PM »

uh.. put some horn-rims on Al Gore and you've got it. Smiley
Logged
Avilos
Supermen of America
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 30



« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2005, 04:09:56 AM »

How about Lex Luthor? He played him in a SNL "Death of Superman" skit back in 1992.
Logged
Pages: [1] 2 3 4 5 6   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

CURRENT FORUM

Archives: OLD FORUM  -  DCMB  -  KAL-L
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines

Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS! Dilber MC Theme by HarzeM
Entrance ·  Origin ·  K-Metal ·  The Living Legend ·  About the Comics ·  Novels ·  Encyclopaedia ·  The Screen ·  Costumes ·  Read Comics Online ·  Trophy Room ·  Creators ·  ES!M ·  Fans ·  Multimedia ·  Community ·  Gift Shop ·  Guest Book ·  Contact & Credits ·  Links ·  Social Media ·  Forum

Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster
The LIVING LEGENDS of SUPERMAN! Adventures of Superman Volume 1!
Return to SUPERMAN THROUGH THE AGES!
Buy Comics!