What can be said about Joe Simon and Jack Kirby that hasn't been said a thousand times over? Probably not much, but they're deserving of every bit of praise they get, and then some. It would be difficult to overestimate their impact on comics and the lasting effect of their work in the '40s and '50s is constantly felt today.
The Best of Simon and Kirby recaps the story of how these two titans met and began working together. Their creations helped launch Marvel Comics (they created Captain America, for example) and solidified DC (Sandman and Manhunter, while