Sunday Trending Topics: Gail Simone And Batgirl

It’s been a very eventful weekend for comic book news. Gail Simone‘s firing from Batgirl is one reason why: It may have been all in the language – she didn’t leave, she was pushed. It may have been that circumstances changed. If so, it appears that they changed back. Either way, I have been informed from all sources that Simone is no longer on the title and #16 in January, concluding Death Of The Family, will be her final issue.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

Gail Simone Off Batgirl. Honest. (UPDATE)

It may have been all in the language – she didn’t leave, she was pushed. It may have been that circumstances changed. If so, it appears that they changed back. Either way, I have been informed from all sources that Simone is no longer on the title and #16 in January, concluding Death Of The Family, will be her final issue.

Comic Creators Respond To Gail Simone’s Firing-By-E-Mail Off Batgirl

It’s a story we’ve been exploring this week, Gail Simone off Batgirl, the DC New 52 title most associated with one creator more than any other. Today, Gail confirmed the news. The response from her peers was instant.

“Hey! Quasi-Pretty-NOT-Hot-Girl, You Are More Pathetic Than The REAL Nerds” – Tony Harris (UPDATE) 

On Twitter, Tony Harris asked people to retweet his Facebook post below. Well, this is a kind of a retweet. I guess.

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It was a little different with The Hobbit. I’ve actually been waiting for these films as a fan of Middle Earth – the cinematic Middle Earth.

A Very Close Look At The Oblivion Trailer – Clues, References And Nods – Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

That will explain the subtitles on the following screen captures as we go, step by step, and look at what appears to be going on.

Two Big Spoilers For Doctor Who’s Christmas Special, The Snowmen – Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

There were a few big surprises for the audience when the BBC previewed their Doctor Who Christmas special, The Snowmen, last night, and I’m going to tell you about two of them.

Most-Discussed In The Forum Today:

Gail Simone Off Batgirl. Honest. (UPDATE)

It may have been all in the language – she didn’t leave, she was pushed. It may have been that circumstances changed. If so, it appears that they changed back. Either way, I have been informed from all sources that Simone is no longer on the title and #16 in January, concluding Death Of The Family, will be her final issue.

Comic Creators Respond To Gail Simone’s Firing-By-E-Mail Off Batgirl

It’s a story we’ve been exploring this week, Gail Simone off Batgirl, the DC New 52 title most associated with one creator more than any other. Today, Gail confirmed the news. The response from her peers was instant.

Fanboy Rampage: John Byrne Vs Dan Slott

After the John Byrne Forum kicked off a bit, Dan Slott arrived to try and spread some calm.

 

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