Tag Archives: Jim Balent

Ask Insideman™ – Revisiting 39 of the Best Recent Graphic Novels

Many, many weeks ago Skinner Sweet posted on an IMJ Open Thread– saying he was getting back into comics (after being gone for about a year), and wondered if anybody had read anything worth pointing him toward. Then I was … Continue reading

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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits and Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for February 2013 and March 2013

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 way to scan through the different items … Continue reading

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INSIDEMAN’S PIECE OF MIND™ – Sex, Lies & Comic Books

It went down like this on a recent IMJ Open Thread: I posted a link to one of blogger 1979 semi-finalist’s posts– where she noted her disappointment in artist Jim Cheung for drawing Rogue in a low-cut costume. Here’s the … Continue reading

Posted in Ass Shots, Awesome, BAD ASS, BALLSY, Beyond the Pale, COMIC BOOK INDUSTRY, Comics Commentary, Commentary, Common Sense, Controversy, Cosplay, Crap Character Design, DC Comics, Epic Fail, Fan Service, FANTASTY, Free Speech, Geek Culture, GREAT BUST, Hell, Ian MacMillan, IMJ Nation™, IMJ REGULAR FEATURE, Insideman, Insideman's Piece of Mind™, Inveterate Media Junkies™, Inveterate Media Junkies™ Exclusive, Jose Melendez, MAINSTREAM BEST SELLERS, Mainstream Comics, Marvel Studios, Opinion, Ouch!, STUPID MOVE, WTF?, X-Men | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments