Tag Archives: Pulp Magazines

IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Apologies for the late column. West Coast to East Coast travel always gums up the works. IMJ Capsule Reviews™ will hopefully return to its regular Sunday publishing schedule this week. Please welcome our NEW Reviewer Nick Furi and a GUEST … Continue reading

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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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M’s Spot – 2012’s Top Ten Comic Books!

I could talk about the trials and tribulations I’ve endured these past few months. Or what about the American comic book industry is troubling me this month. I’ll forego that for now… Because this is my 2012 Top Ten List … Continue reading

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M Spot’s Monkey Knife Fight™ BATTLE ROYAL – Butcher Baker vs Punk Rock Jesus vs The Shadow vs The Spider!

Wow, we haven’t done one of these battles in a while. For those of you who are new or don’t know what Monkey Knife Fight is… It’s where I, The MSpot, pit similar media properties against each other– determining a … 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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STREAMING WITH STAMPS™- A Phantom, An Assassin and One Really Bad Witch

This week I’d like to highlight a nifty little tool that makes streaming shows from Netflix even easier. As regular users of Netflix might have noticed, the “new to streaming” section of the site is at times not quite as … 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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