Tag Archives: LESTER DENT

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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FIRST PIC!™ First Official Picture from the Set of Iron Man 3

Some days, it’s very good to be a Geek As much as I loved Jon Favreau and Robert Downey Jr’s first Iron Man effort, I get all giddy inside thinking of Iron Man 3— coming straight off Marvel’s monolithic hit The … Continue reading

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Tim Byrd’s Sex And The Single Pulp Hero

My pulp brother Barry Reese (author of The Rook series, among other things) has started a conversation at his blog on the subject of sex (and romance) in the pulps… In the classic hero pulps, there wasn’t a whole lot … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 2.8.12

Holy Overkill, Matt Fraction. What bedevilment hath thou wrought, Architect of Marvel? It’s no secret where Jose and I stood when we critiqued Marvel’s Thor-centric Fear Itself “event” comic. We didn’t like it. I didn’t care for the story because … Continue reading

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TIM BYRD’s The Pulp Pit™ – IF ADVENTURE HAS A NAME… Pulp on the Big Screen Part One

I’m back. I’m alive. Hope you are too. As I write this, a great pulp hero is, by most accounts, stinking up the theaters. That’s a shame. Jason Momoa looks to be perfectly cast as Conan the Barbarian, but the … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS! Inveterate Media Junkies Announces Our NEWEST MONTHLY COLUMNIST!

Do you believe in serendipity? Do you have a strong sense of fate? We do. We also believe in the power and wonder of the internet. How else could we start a new entertainment site just a few months ago– … Continue reading

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ASK INSIDEMAN™ “Why did you recommend DOC SAVAGE so highly?”

Hack/Slash asked why I recommended Doc Savage so highly and I responded with a LONG REASON WHY. (No shock there.) Mr. Melendez thought I ought to take the opportunity to start a new column that will feature my long replies … Continue reading

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