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Lying In The Gutters: Pre San Diego Edition

San Diego is upon us. As you read this, I am somewhere 35,000 feet in the air without any form of wi-fi. I am probably feeling more nervous about the lack of connection than the lack of anything underneath my …

Lying In The Gutters – 30th June 2014 – Universal Cosplay

Doing the rounds on Facebook and Tumblr without author notation… as last week’s Cosplayer story still tops the charts, the first time this has happened in years. So what else have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of …

Lying In The Gutters – 22nd June 2014

  Well, with the Justice League on hand, the USA managed to at least get a two-all draw with Portugal. But Superman, does rock a mean moustache. Talking of cosplay there was one story this week that dominated all others. …

Lying In The Gutters – 16th June 2014 – A Superior Spider-Man

The Korean statue of Spider-Man that looked out across a shopping mall food court. I wonder if the sales of hot dogs rose or fell…. So this was the week of the Band Aid, as every additional morsel of information …

Lying In The Gutters – 2nd June 2014 – Five Years Later

So, yes, Bleeding Cool is five years old. And a few folk wanted to say a few things, including me. Happy Fifth Birthday, Bleeding Cool, From Those Who Made It Happy Fifth Birthday, Bleeding Cool, From The Comic Book Industry …

Lying In The Gutters – 26th May 2014 – Embargo Runs Out

The biggest story of the week is one of the stories from the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas that both CBR and Newsarama declined to cover… even as they were both running stories about the Axis announcements. From which we …

Lying In The Gutters – 12th May 2014 – How About A Bombshell Wally West Cover?

  Old Wally from Furious-Teapot there. Sorry, best I could do. By the time you read this, I’ll be heading off to the UK premiere of X-Men: Days Of Future Past. I expect great things. Especially of Quicksilver. Say, considering …

Lying In The Gutters – May 5th 2014 – Killing John Stewart

Seeing a lot of unverified reports on this. To clarify: John Stewart is not going anywhere. — Alex Segura (@alex_segura) March 22, 2013  ”Editorial felt that the story we were telling wasn’t ‘compelling enough’ and suggested that the murder of …

Lying In The Gutters – 28th April 2014 – Marvel Has Got Its Eye On You

C2E2 may have grabbed the headlines. But the traffic came from earlier in the week – and the comics that came out last Wednesday, Flash, Guardians Of The Galaxy and Game Of Thrones – though the latter for less celebrated …

Lying In The Gutters – 14th April 2014 – Futures Spoiled

We’re in the run up to Free Comic Book Day, July Solicitations, Con Season, Scandal And Spoilers. And Bleeding Cool is finely attuned to find out what people are talking about, when and why. And this is what has piqued …

Lying In The Agutter – 7th April 2014 – Welcoming The Gray Son

I understand a few folk have been calling up DC Subscription Department to confirm the biggest story of the week. You can stop calling now, folk, everyone says it’s true… although it seems Bleeding Cool was the only website to …

Lying In The Gutters – 31st March 2014 – ECCC’d Out

From Ace-Continuado on DeviantART – who will give him his first professional job? So, that was the Emerald City week that was, plenty of new, commentary and late night filling in of DC surveys on laptops in the bar. I …

Lying In The Gutters – 24th March 2014 – Standing Just Above Samuel Jackson’s Hat

When going to a movie premiere, I always recommend taking a red hoop with you. You never know where it may end. So… what have you been reading this week? Twenty Top Traffic Tales Of The Week Incredible – Watch …

Lying In The Gutters – 10th March 2014 – Racebending Thor On A Fast Wash

Forget about Hollywood, a good wash will racebend your favourite Marvel comic book hero automatically… So what have you been reading this week on Bleeding Cool? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Forever Evil #6 Has A Bit Of A …

Lying In The Gutters – 17th February 2014 – Driving Dan Slott Crazy

So… @richjohnston & I reached an agreement. The “wait a few hours” rule. See? Kerfuffle over. Nothing to see here, move along. ;-) — Dan Slott (@DanSlott) February 17, 2014 “Few”? No, Dan, we agreed on “couple”. That was your …

Lying In The Gutters – 9th February 2014 – Paul Bettany Looks Good On The Front Of Reddit

Looks like it’s not just the T-shirts… So this week, everyone got sick, me, Brendon and Hannah, I banged out 7000 words for Bleeding Cool Magazine #9, and right now all I want to do is sleep. But comics are …

Lying In The Gutters – 20th January 2014 – Blasts From The Pasts

From around fifteen years ago… that’s Dez Skinn, me, Charlie Adlard, Richard Davies, Garth Ennis, Liz Brooks and Joel Meadows… I am so serious! So what have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Stories Of The Week All …

Lying In The Gutters, 6th January 2014 – Shia Bliss

Thanks the Outhousers for that spot. Happy New Year all! It’s a year of all manner of delights, distractions and Damians getting brought back from the dead. Bleeding Cool kept its full posting rota through Christmas and the New Year, although …