Riff Raff

Permanent Tour 4

Copacetic Continue reading

Comics of the Weak

Nope, No Need To Call That Brinks Truck

Tucker Stone’s strategy for defending Garth Ennis devolves into threats of violence, and Abhay Khosla talks MorrisonCon Continue reading

Funnybook Roulette

Freeway to UPA

Freeway by Mark Kalesniko (Fantagraphics) UPA: The Jolly Frolics Collection (TCM) The eponymous metaphor of Matt Kalesniko’s Freeway is almost too easy: A transportation network that once granted free and effortless mobility that’s become a morass of stagnation and frustration … Continue reading

Remembrance of Comics Past

Howard Sherman

The debut of a new column based on letters to the author. This week: Howard Sherman, artist for Dr. Fate. Continue reading

This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (5/16/12 – That’s My Name)

No, really, you should go read Ryan Holmberg’s column first. Did you? Okay, I’ve got Danes. Continue reading

What Was Alternative Manga?

Tezuka Osamu & The Rectification of Mickey

Tezuka, Disney, and languages of cartooning and reproduction. Continue reading

Riff Raff

Permanent Tour 3

Picksburgh Continue reading

Comics of the Weak

Clan In The Front, Let Your Feet Stomp

When fanboys attack. Continue reading