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The Dark Knight Returns and Moral Relativism

I don’t know why, but I’ve had a big mental block against doing this post. In our quest to review books and comics, the next one on my list was  1,316 more words


The Man Who Laughs

- German actor, Conrad Veidt, was born in 1893.
– The photo shows him as Gwynplaine in the silent film The Man Who Laughs… 20 more words

What would The Joker be like as a senior citizen?

Back in March I posted this to Twitter:

Just finished an incredible new novel. Out in October. #ThePloughmen #books #50BookPledgehttp://t.co/bU8UB7H1Ji

— Cory Beatty (@corybeatty) …

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Sympathetic Can Be Pathetic

I wanted to continue last Wednesday’s post with another villain, but before I do, let’s take a moment and discuss something that has been bugging me, like that itch in the middle of your back that you can’t reach. 640 more words

Scum And Villainy

Batman and other things.

So to date I’ve read only a handful of Batman graphic novels – and please spare me another lecture on how graphic novels are comics because they’re NOT, they’re two very different things…so before I continue let us look to Debra Kelly who… 387 more words


In a mad world, only the mad are sane.

― Akira Kurosawa

The Retcon Chronicles & Blinky Prods.

OK, here I am, once again, gushing about yet another passionate filmmaker whose work I recently discovered. I’m amazed, sometimes, by how much I love this kind of ameteur stuff, you know, as opposed to mainstream Hollywood movies and network TV shows. 2,017 more words

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