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BlakGard

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Ron Burgundy

Subj: Re: When did MARVEL start using periods?
Posted: Thu Mar 08, 2007 at 12:05:21 am EST
Reply Subj: When did MARVEL start using periods?
Posted: Wed Mar 07, 2007 at 10:32:22 pm EST

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So I've been reading essential Spiderman and I notice that every sentance ands in an exclamation point or a question mark. So when did the characters stop yelling?

> So I've been reading essential Spiderman and I notice that every
> sentance ands in an exclamation point or a question mark. So when did
> the characters stop yelling?

It used to be general practice to use exclamation points, because periods wouldn't always show well on the printed page. They did a brief experiment with using periods in 1971, and the result was something like Fantastic Four #112, which seemingly has no punctuation at all.
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