lunedì 29 marzo 2010
§ Dan Nadel posts a photo of Jesse Marsh smoking a pipe and being [...] http://tinyurl.com/yc3c8y2
The Walking Dead gets picked up for a first season; Chuck changes direction and much more? (Blog@Newsarama)
Ristorante Paradiso opens with 21 year old Nicoletta arriving [...] http://tinyurl.com/ykklr68
Kirkman is signed on as an [...] http://tinyurl.com/yaej9b7
I heard the news today, oh boy… and the end of an era in comics is definitely over as Dick Giordano passes from this earth after a long battle with cancer. Dick was the head of DC Editorial through the glory days of the 1980s and very early 90s. Under his leadership, DC Comics [...] http://bit.ly/8Yzhn0
As the link explains, this is another “vertical integration” case, which charges that Warners undercut the producer’s share of syndication profits by selling the show at a lower [...] http://tinyurl.com/ykd4hpn
So, the hypothesis: Kurt Busiek, marvelous writer and obsessive continuity geek, ruined superhero comics. One must prove such a contentious hypothesis if one is to [...] http://tinyurl.com/ybdr3tj
And you should see the window display at FCUK on Oxford Circus right now. As Mark Millar says, ... http://tinyurl.com/ydfxrd2
A spree killer terrorizes New Orleans days before Hurricane Katrina makes landfall. ... http://tinyurl.com/yec4x7y
Let us know what you think, either here [...] http://tinyurl.com/yfomjk2
I was pretty conflicted on this one. Honestly, I wouldn’t have changed Hawksmoor at all. But, the storyline had him being resusciated by contact with Gammorra, the last “living” city, so the idea is that he’d pick up [...] http://tinyurl.com/ygrutma
PM: What was the first Vertigo book you read?
AR: HELLBLAZER was a game-changer for me. Also, John Constantine did the impossible: make magicians cool. Hell, [...] http://bit.ly/9RS8Gc
But this will also include new Firefly ... http://tinyurl.com/ykf4lhp
Today [...] http://tinyurl.com/ydo3odp
Why are comics such a boys club? is a familiar complaint in comics circles. Examples of how mainstream comics seemingly go out of their way to alienate women readers, and reinforce insensitive handling of female characters (the famous "Women in refrigerators" thesis) are easy to come by, and easy to scorn.
But while we're quite sympathetic to these complaints, and are often found lodging them ourselves, a recent study suggests that comics may very well be one of the last bastions of male literacy.http://tinyurl.com/ybxa845
Surely The Beat canoot be the only person reminded of the classic faux headline from EXTRAS: “Wossy goes widey with fweind.”
TURF hits stores next month.