Friday Runaround – Are You An Adequately Attractive Girl At ECCC?

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Gerhard is drawing new Cerebus backgrounds for a non-Dave Sim Cerebus comic for a cartoonist workshop...

FEARLESS REVIEWER

Erica Friedman reads Fearless Defenders.

Okay, but, you say, what about the script? It was pretty good, wasn’t it? Fearless Defenders reads just like Tantric Stripfighter Trina, only in 20 pages not 200. The fact that the issue is a mere 20 pages is part of the problem, but the writing also made me very aware of the fact that American comics are now written for a very specific audience, one that does not include me. I’ve been defending comics a long time, but if this an example of a good one, I’m done. Like a Hollywood movie, every line was trite and overplayed.

BEFORE SANDMAN

Neil Gaiman‘s notes on creating Sandman.c4vDgiE

WANTED – ADEQUATELY ATTRACTIVE GIRL AT ECCC

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This cameraman is looking for fun on Craigslist.

Nerdy Day Off – 30 (ECCC)
I’m going to ECCC tomorrow and thought I might like to have lunch with a cute nerdy girl who can talk comics. I’m going to be attending with an old friend, but he wouldn’t distract me from an adequately attractive girl with a brain and opinions…Hit me back if you’re going tomorrow and would like to do a quasi-lunch date and have a discussion/heated debate about the state of the comic world. Pic for pic. BTW, I’m 5’10” 160, bearded and have some tattoos. Just looking to meet someone who loves what I love.

BROKEMACK X-TREME X-MEN

The Brokeback Wolverine/Hercules mashup. That was fast.

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STREAMING ECCC

Can’t get to ECCC? For $15 you can get streaming access to all the panels – and a bunch of them for free as well. Check out http://flipon.tv/eccc/.

Space Goat Productions, comic book talent agency has hired DC Batman editor Darren Vincenzo as a manager and has promoted Dave Olbrich (who once called me a stooge for Gary Groth) to Vice President.

Collector’s Comics Stolen At Megacon, The Hunt For The Thief Is On

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Swipe File: Allan Goldman And Mark Brooks

Boom! Cancels Bee And Puppycat Comic – #11 Was Its Last

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The Rock Joins Shane Black’s Doc Savage Movie

Lying In The Gutters – 30th May 2016 – Hydra Hail

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Scotty, Uhura And Sulu Get Character Posters For Star Trek Beyond

Bill Sienkiewicz To Be Published In Italy For The Cannibal Family

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Marvel Would Have Done “Avengers Vs Watchmen” Even Sooner Than DC Comics

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Enjoying (And Not Comparing) Hitchhiker’s Guide Adaptations In The Latest Movies With Mikey

Police Called On Cast Of Sons Of Anarchy After They Demanded Space City Comic Con Pay Up