Category Archives: Beyond the Pale

IMJ Pic of the Day – Holidaze Edition

Santa’s Apparently In The TAKING Business Now… [Via HomeDepot]

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SHIT COMIC BOOK COVER OF THE WEEK!™

Shit. That’s what this comic book cover is. I’m not going to go into the usual anti-Liefeld complaints like how half the outfit seems out of proportion and glued on as an afterthought… Or how insanely stupid the cover tagline … Continue reading

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WHAT THE HACK?™ Shane Davis’ PITIFUL Superman Earth One Book Two Cover

Superman Earth One: Book Two Cover By Shane “Hack” Davis Seriously DC… If this is what you call a COOL, EDGY take on Superman… I’ll keep my fucking money. Thank you very much!

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INSIDEMAN’S PIECE OF MIND™ – Sex, Lies & Comic Books

It went down like this on a recent IMJ Open Thread: I posted a link to one of blogger 1979 semi-finalist’s posts– where she noted her disappointment in artist Jim Cheung for drawing Rogue in a low-cut costume. Here’s the … Continue reading

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The Venomous Truth™ – Marvel’s “Comics for Comics” CACA

On January 13 2010, Marvel Comics announced they were introducing a new program called “Comics for Comics”— specifically designed by the company (they said) to put much-needed money back into retailer’s hands. All comic shop owners had to do was … Continue reading

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INSIDEMAN’S TMI™ – In Search of the Perfect TOILET SEAT Companion

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PREMIERING SUNDAY…

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