Category Archives: Comic Book Cancellation

Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™ SPECIAL REVIEW EDITION – WEEK 4 for the NEW DC 52

We did it IMJ Nation™! We went through (almost all) of DC’s New 52 and it didn’t kill us or make our heads explode! Some comics were good, some were bad– and sure, some were perfectly awful… But we survived. … Continue reading

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DC’s NEXT LUCKY THIRTEEN – The Next DC NEW 52 #1 Comics Shipping 9.28.11

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Reviewing WEEK TWO of DC’s NEW #1 Comic Books

Week 2 of the DC Relaunch found me enduring lines at comic stores for the first time in years! It’s fun to see people coming out and buying books again but are we just going through another false speculation boom… … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 7.27.11

And, for once, it doesn’t have anything to do with the usual suspects like Joe Quesada, Tom Brevoort, Dan Didio, Marvel or DC Comics, $3.99 floppies or Diamond Distribution. It’s the entire industry. Can’t you feel it? It’s sick. It’s … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 5.11.11

What do two LIGHT SHIPPING WEEKS in a row tell you? I know what they tell me: That they’re at least two HORRIFICALLY OVER-PACKED WEEKS to come! Now I know what you’re thinking, “Horrific, Ian? Horrific?!” And I understand. Given … Continue reading

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M’s Spot™ – The Tricky Business of Love & Hate

Some Stream of Conscious Love & Hate As some of you know, the Inveterate Media Junkies site and podcasts can be wrongfully accused, at times, of being nothing but hate-filled. With that in mind, I’ll be going to out of … Continue reading

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