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Lying In The Gutters – 18th November 2013 – Happy Birthday, Alan!

Today is Alan Moore’s sixtieth birthday. Have a good one sir. Don’t let the candles catch your beard. If today’s rumours are anything to go by, the big changes at DC are about to be challenged by the big changes …

A Jack Kirby Birthday Tribute Comic

  Shawn Demumbrum writes; Jesse James of Jesse James Comics and I have been working on a tribute comic to help support the Kirby4Heroes campaign to raise funds for the Hero Initiative in celebration of what would have been Jack Kirby’s 96th birthday.  We enlisted the help …

I Want To Be Like Stan Lee When I Am Ninety

Whenever I see Stan Lee at comic conventions, I’m amazed that he seems to have more energy than I do. Multiple panels a day, three hour long signings, opening an event and then going from party to party to party, …

Simon Pegg And Karl Urban As Judge Dredd Wish 2000AD A Happy Birthday

Simon Pegg, and his Star Trek co-star and upcoming cinematic embodiment of Judge Dredd, Karl Urban, take time out from filming Star Trek 2, to wish 2000AD a Happy 35th Birthday. Or at least Karl Urban’s chin does. The 35th …

Jim Henson Gets An Interactive Google Doodle On What Would Have Been His 75th Birthday

As I’m in England, I’m also in the wee small hours of  Saturday. But in some of the world, it’s still Friday September 24th, 2011. It’s the 75th anniversary of the birth of the late, great Muppet master, Jim Henson. …

Sunday Trending Topics: Hail To The King

Despite some horrible weather conditions for much of the US east coast, it was still a feel-good Sunday for comics, both here and around the world. Read comics in public day, lots of love for Jack Kirby‘s birthday, it sounds …

Google Says Happy Birthday To Mr Men Creator, Roger Hargreaves

What a great way to celebrate the birthday of the late great Roger Hargreaves, creator of the Mr Men and the Little Miss books. 16 Google doodles. Roger Hargreaves died in 1988, aged 53, with a number of childen’s books …

Happy Birthday To Buffy, Happy Birthday To Buffy…

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 #40, the series final issue, has been slightly delayed for a January 19th release, Buffy Summers’ birthday. And Dark Horse will be launching a series of birthday party promotions in selected comic stores. Oxford …

Happy Birthday Alan Moore

Mr Moore isn’t one for the internet. So he’ll probably never see this. But maybe the feelings of goodwill may find themselves entering the ether and somehow affecting his day in a positive fashion. Maybe he’ll get extra mozzerella on …