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Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Mexi-Lucha Comics

Today’s lucha-geek-about-town tends to discover the wonderful world of Mexican masked wrestlers in one of three ways — exotic ring action on cable TV, re-issued vintage lucha-hero movies, or via the current bombardment of lucha mask iconography interpreted by the cutting edge art community. Ironically, none of these routes to enmascarado fandom reflects what was easily the most prolific body of media in the entire idiom — comic books.

Incredible stuff here by a true Santo aficionado, Keith J. Rainville