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Now We Know The Price Tag On Your Esteem

The opinions you’ve been waiting for on Lucas, brainwashing, and Marc Silvestri. Continue reading

 
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“Success In Market Terms Justifies and Validates Anything, Replacing All Theories”

Streamlined comics reviews: Julia Wertz, Osamu Tezuka, Punisher, Iron Man, Hulk. Continue reading

 
i just want people to like me

A Horse, A Horse, My Kingdom For A Horse, Please Make It A Horse That I Can Have Sex With

A look back at the Pogo Riot of 1952—plus a bunch of lousy comics. Continue reading

 
adolf fix

From The People Who Normalized Obesity, We Bring You

Osamu Tezuka and Jason Aaron and mission statements. And a special guest turn from Joe McCulloch. Continue reading

 
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The Week In Which I Read And Liked A Lot Of Terrible Comics Instead Of Building Stories, Which Is Just Sitting Right Here Being Gloomy

Grant Morrison three ways, Garth Ennis two, Mark Millar one. Continue reading

 
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If It’s Any Consolation, My Mother Still Refers to Me as “An Abortion that Failed”

Punchline problems. Continue reading

 
stuff and stuff

Topical Reference To Clint Eastwood Designed To Appeal To Target Audience

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these comic-book gossip-mongers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. Continue reading

 
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Three More Raymond Carver References And I’ll Win Those Tickets To Cancun

These things take time. Continue reading