Category Archives: HOT PICK OF THE WEEK

Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.14.12

After a couple of weeks filled with trade paperback versions of Hardcover collections, it’s a middle of the month DUMP… Leading to not one– but THREE– Runner Up Picks for this week… And a very strong recommendation for the Womanthology … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 12.7.11

An Indifferent Pink Snowman ☃™ to the following: After outing my “revenge” followers on Twitter in last week’s post, TWO of them quit following me. Too late, assholes. You’re on the “list”. “What list would that be?” you ask? “Why, … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 11.30.11

HERE’S A NEW ONE. (At least for me.) I’m experiencing a new phenomena. Sometimes when I write opinions– or opinionated columns about certain publishers or creators– the subjects of said articles suddenly start following me (or the IMJTruthsayers account) on … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ HC, GN & Manga Picks! 3 Week Round Up for 10.12.11, 10.5.11 & 9.28.11

How Much Does Amazon.com’s Shipping Suck? Let Me Count the Ways… Long-time readers know I am usually a BIG FAN of Amazon.com. They’ll also probably remember that I have written about a major problem I’ve had with their shipping  before. … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List(s)™ HC, GN & Manga Picks for 8.31.11 & 9.7.11

The bursting entrails. The decapitations. The rape. The sodomy. This isn’t comics. This is BULLSHIT. I used this overused Sentry two-page spread just to get your attention. Much of comic book violence is so overdone now. All so mind-numbingly stupid. … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 8.24.11

Is DC making it up as they go along too? I don’t have a problem with DC releasing their Hardcovers & Trades in a more timely fashion. Still an unapologetic “Wait for the Trade” kinda guy, I have always felt … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™

Another week has come and gone… Which can only mean it’s time for the 2nd Ever installment of Bags & Boreds on Inveterate Media Junkies. As I mentioned Tuesday on Jose’s Who’s Getting What This Week? column, I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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