Category Archives: Detective Comics

RATE THE COVERS!™ 30 of the BEST or WORST Comic Book Covers for 11.2.11!

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IMJ NATION™ Podcast Season 2 Episode #1 ALL NEW!

“The one where Jose & Ian do their Batman impressions and try to figure out what the “S” in Tony S. Daniel really stands for.” CHECK OUT THE ALL-NEW, STILL BITTER 2nd SEASON of the IMJ NATION™ PODCASTS! EPISODE # … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Life After the NEW DC 52

The NEW DC 52 assault is finally over (of the original FIRST ISSUES anyway). We can now get back to “normal” here at IMJ HQ and bring back a little variety.  In this week’s column… Rick gets surprised, Ian gets … Continue reading

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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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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- DC’s NEW 52 REVIEW SPECIAL EDITION

For the entire month of September, Bags & Boreds™ will be changing our format a bit and focus the column on the relaunch of the DC Universe. We thought it would be fun to give the books a try and … Continue reading

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THE IMJ NATION™ SPEAKS! Dissecting the NEW DC 52 Commercial

I’m NicktheStick. Many of you may know me from my semi-regular commentary on Inveterate Media Junkies. Let me tell you a little more about myself and my future plans: I am currently a student studying business, majoring in marketing. My … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™ – The Premiere of Inveterate Media Junkies™ WEEKLY Comic Book Review Column

Hello IMJ Nation™… Welcome to the first installment of Bags & Boreds.  I hope you enjoy this weekly comic book review column. So you know, I will focus on critiquing some of the major books on the retail release schedule. … Continue reading

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