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My Back Pages

My ostensible reason for teaching serialization in the first place was that I felt an obligation to discuss the history of the floppy, but my students don’t care at all about that history. Continue reading

 
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Seep, You Seepers Of The Seeping Gore

Reviews, straight up. Continue reading

 
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Webcomics Capsule Reviews #2

It’s that time again: time for me to read a bunch of webcomics at random and tell you what I think of them. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/30/13 – The Face of Mainstream Comics)

A deep dive into digital manga pours out into an alternative newspaper reunion, and other things adrift. Continue reading

 
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He Was Said To Have Loved It When You Called Him Big Poppa

Image Comics: The Movie Continue reading

 
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Heather Benjamin!

There’s a scene in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom where one of the bad guys tries to press Indy’s face against a conveyor belt that would pretty much sand off his skin. Your first glimpse of a Heather Benjamin drawing feels something like that. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/23/13 – Paradigm Squared)

Pucker up for DIRTY COMICS in this week’s erotic voyage toward… categorization! Continue reading

 
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Arrrr, I Am A Comic Book Writer and This Bed Is A Pirate Ship

The John Byrne comic that nearly broke this column’s back. Continue reading