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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits & Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for July/August 2012

Every month I pre-order comics, trades and other related items from Previews magazine. Even though there is information online for just about everything, I still find the Previews catalog to be the simplest thing to scan through to get some … 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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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 8.10.11

Here’s the deal. BIG COMIC BOOK NEWS these past couple of weeks– especially for people who are fascinated by the BUSINESS of comics: The uproar came from Marvel Comics recently receiving a summary judgment against the heirs of Jack “The … 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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IMJ CON REPORT™ – HEROES CONVENTION 2011 (The Search for Starlin)

The Beautiful Charlotte North Carolina Skyline (Just for the hell of it, throw me a bone and act like this report was posted on June 6th, 2011. I will be eternally grateful to each and every one of you for … Continue reading

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