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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

 
Comics of the Weak

Seep, You Seepers Of The Seeping Gore

Reviews, straight up. Continue reading

 
No One Knows You're A Dog

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

 
This Week in Comics

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

 
Comics of the Weak

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

Image Comics: The Movie Continue reading

 
Say Hello

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

 
This Week in Comics

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

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

 
Comics of the Weak

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