The Life and Times of Stan Lee
One of the phrases most associated with Marvel Comics is 'Stan Lee Presents,' but what is the history of that phrase, as it relates to Marvel Comics?
The Comics Code was very restrictive when it came to the depiction of drugs, even negative depictions. So Stan Lee boldly skipped the Code entirely!
Stan Lee was an ardent defender of comic books, so when Fredric Wertham began badmouthing comics in the 1940s and 50s, Stan fought back!
The comic book process now known as the 'Marvel Method' was in use well before Marvel began doing it. Find out how it became synonymous with Stan Lee.
Before there could be a Marvel Cinematic Universe, someone had to first create the Marvel Comic Book Universe! Enter Stan Lee.
Steve Ditko defined Spider-Man in the character's initial four years, but it was Stan Lee who fought to keep him an 'everyman' for later generations.