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Sex, Lies, and Batman

Last week was a damn fine week for funnybooks, with three of my current favorites hitting the stands all on the same day. So of course, I’m going to start this week by talking about a book I didn’t actually read at all… … 2,052 more words

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Tales of Gods and Madness: FUNNYBOOKSINREVIEWAREGO!!

So there’ve been more good funnybooks out these past couple of weeks than I’ve really discussed. Too much time caught up in Amazons and Panthers and movie talk. 2,018 more words

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Just Another White Guy Talking About Feminism and Race

What an embarrassment of funnybook riches last week: Grant Morrison’s long-awaited Wonder Woman: Earth One, the comics debut of journalist Ta-Nehesi Coates on Black Panther, and the latest issue of Alan Moore’s Providence. 3,328 more words

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Batman vs Superman vs Audience Expectations: Spoiler Review is GO!

So last week, I offered up my spoiler-free review of Batman vs Superman, discussing the film in broad strokes because it hadn’t been out long enough to drop a bunch of spoilers all over everything. 3,407 more words

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A Big Ol' Pile of Crap: Print vs Digital Revisited (Again)

“Man, if I didn’t love this place so much, I’d have gone digital years ago.”
– Me, on any number of occasions, speaking to my Local Funnybook Pusher… 1,131 more words

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A Whole Buncha Nothin'

So I’ve got nothing to write about this week. It happens sometimes. I mean, I read some funnybooks last week, but nothing I could fill a column with. 1,474 more words

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The Sound of Silence: Samnee and Waid's Black Widow Succeeds by Keeping Its Mouth Shut

New number ones! Sometimes, it seems like corporate spandex comics survive on these things. And it’s easy to see why: number one issues spark sales. In part, that’s because of collectors who believe that number one issues are more valuable (and to be fair, in the collectors’ market, belief often equals reality). 2,041 more words

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