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Jack Kirby And The Real Origin Of The X-Men

First Posted: 07/21/11 02:47 PM ET Updated: 09/20/11 06:12 AM ET

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Pioneering comic artist Jack Kirby not only created or co-created such well-known super­heroes as Captain America, The Fantastic Four, The Hulk, Iron Man, The Silver Surfer, Thor and The X-Men, but he is also credited with helping to popularize many conspiracy theories to the mass audience.

Fortean Times:

Jack Kirby, a pioneering American comic book artist, created or co-created such well-known super­heroes as Captain America, The Fantastic Four, The Hulk, Iron Man, The Silver Surfer, Thor and The X-Men.

Kirby changed both comics and art in general, but while some may just see a guy who created superheroes, others credit him with also helping to popularize many thriving conspiracy theories.

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