The CBLDF Gets The Rights To The Comics Code Seal. Heads Explode.

This, Alanis Morrissette, is irony.

The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, who fight against censorship of comic books, have been given the intellectual property rights to the Comics Code Authority Seal of Approval.

Used by the Comic Magazine Association of America since the fifties until only a few years ago to indicate a book that had passed their codes of practice, sometimes after a number of amendments, it came to represent censorship in action by many,

And that this happens during Banned Books Week only seals the deal. You can read a CBLF history of the Comics Code here.

You can buy T-shirts with the seal from Graphitti Designs here but I think we can expect a slew of products to come.

Marvel Releases New Avengers: Age Of Ultron TV Spot

IMG_0190

Buffy’s Belated Birthday Bonanza At Wizard World Portland – With Christos Gage, Rebekah Isaacs, And Scott Allie

A Close Look A The LEGO Marvel Superheroes SHIELD Helicarrier

John Lewis, N Powell, A Aydin on Edmund Pettus Bridge (photo by Sandi Villarreal)

‘Rare And Life-Changing’ – Nate Powell On Bringing March: Book Two To Life

thumb640x360

Lego Jurassic Park And Avengers Games Are On The Way

The Ascent Of Psychopath – Garth Ennis’ Latest Crossed Webcomic

RachaelTaylor

AKA Jessica Jones Casts Rachael Taylor As Patsy Walker

unnamed-14

Cullen Bunn Talks Hellbreak #1 And His Infernal Inspirations

Ted 2 Gets An Official Trailer

What Do You Do With A Broken Leopardon (Spider-Man 2099 Spoilers)