America's Best Comics (1946), featuring heroes...Image via WikipediaRemember when convenience stores had spinning racks with signs at the top that shouted, “Hey, Kid! Comics!”?

Actually, I barely remember that myself, it’s been so long. Finding comic books hasn’t been easy since the late 1970s. And the comic book companies don’t even make the real dough from the so-called 32-page “pamphlets” anymore. The real money is in selling characters to the movies or as toys.

So what’s a guy to do if he just wants the simple pleasure of reading a comic book?

Fire up the web browser and head for

ComicMix is all things to all people, publishing online comic books as well as being a one-stop shop for comics news and views.

Joining me to day is one of the three founders of, a veteran of DC Comics himself, Mike Gold.

You can LISTEN to this interview with co-founder MIKE GOLD by clicking the audio player below!

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