To start off, I have a very funny barn anecdote to share. So Sunday was a little messy outside. The weather climbed up to a balmy 20 degrees (although it was windy so it didn’t feel quite that warm). 701 more words
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Another Flash Gordon? Hasn’t this license well been long tapped dry? Based on this first issue, maybe not. Oh, it’s got problems–the soft cliffhanger is a disaster, turning the residents of Arboria into Ewoks (so far), and writer Jeff Parker digs himself a hole with the narration structure–half the issue in the past, half in the present, all the big invasion events in expository dialogue–but it’s not bad. 106 more words
Let’s be clear about something before we continue. The 1980 Mike Hodge’s version of Flash Gordon is as camp as Christmas and for an adaptation is probably a million intergalactic miles away from the original Alex Raymond vision of the 30s. 170 more words
The weekend is almost here! What’s everyone have planned?
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Michigan Live – Legendary comic artist Art Spiegelman to speak at EMU – Very cool. 41 more words
Once again there’s a title I bought this week – Captain Marvel #2 – that is part of an ongoing series; it’s also the first of a new policy, that I won’t review ongoing series because I don’t want to give spoilers, unless something *changes* significantly in their quality (in this case, nope. 1,179 more words