Category Archives: FEAR ITSELF

IMJ NATION™ Podcast Season 2 Episode #3 ALL NEW!

“The one where BOTH Jose and Ian realize we have nothing to fear but FEAR ITSELF.” CHECK OUT THE ALL-NEW, STILL OVERLY BITTER SECOND SEASON of the IMJ NATION™ PODCASTS! EPISODE # 3 It’s EPIC, it’s INSPIRING and it is … Continue reading

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INVETERATE MEDIA JUNKIES TOP 100™ Best Selling Comic Books, Hardcovers & Trades for October 2011

Check out the IMJ Nation™ Season Two Podcast #2 for more of our thoughts on what we knew far in advance was already going to be a DC COMICS ROUT of their less than Marvel-ous competition. Despite what Marvel wags … Continue reading

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

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Fear Itself #7 can Burn, Baby Burn! (and Other Stunning Comic Reviews)

In This Week’s Column…  A seasoned veteran kicks it old school, Diana is actually pretty cool after all and Fear Itself gets Rick fearing Matt Fraction. Avengers 1959 # 2 Story and Art By: Howard Chaykin Every now an then … 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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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 Pull List™ EXTREME MEGA EDITION – “Playing 5 Week Catch-Up”

And thanks for all your emails, private tweets and messages of concern about my handicapped friend’s recent accident. She is doing much better but it looks like we are moving into a new phase where she will need much more … Continue reading

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