Category Archives: Comics Commentary

M’s Spot – The Future of Comic Books

You’d think after spending four years taking pot shots at Marvel & DC (the “Big Two”), I would be out of ammo at this point… Or that one of us would be dead by now. Well, since neither of those things … Continue reading

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RANDOM FANDOM™ with Locusmortis – Remembering MOEBIUS, The Artistic Genius (+ An Extensive Moebius English Bibliography!)

This isn’t the column I’d planned to write this month, and although I had planned on writing about the author at some point, I didn’t think it would be under this circumstance. Just a month ago, 10th of March 2012, … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 4.4.12

When I was a kid, my Dad gave me a pretty decent allowance.  I had to feed (and clean up after) the dogs, take out the garbage and shine his leather shoes to a mirror finish… But I got money … Continue reading

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Insideman’s WTF?!? – Confessions of an Equal Opportunity Basher

It’s amazing what a difference a year makes. For example, believe it or not– I don’t CAPITALIZE as many words as I used to. Nor do I bold as many words as before. Now I italicize a lot of words. … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.28.12

Truth be told, I often write this beginning commentary for Insideman’s Pull List last– after I’ve already gone through the whole process of picking out my faves and POS picks. I’m glad I did it this week too… As the … Continue reading

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VIDEO FOUR COLOR REWIND™ – Reviewing Astro City #12 (1997)

ED2962 analyzes Astro City #12 from 1997 written by Kurt Busiek, art by Brent Anderson, cover by Alex Ross

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Adam Wilson’s The 10% Club™ – Naked Truths About the Comic Book Industry

As a comic creator, there are certain truths I’ve just learned to accept.  One truth, for example, is that there are a lot of great books I’ll probably never get to read.  It’s quite heartbreaking, but given the time commitment … Continue reading

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