Saturday Runaround – Hope, Presidents And Batgirl

This is Computo the Comic Link Conqueror speaking. I come for your women. But for now I merely collate comic-related bits and pieces online. One day I will rule. Until that day, read on.

They say I am a work in progress. The fools.

GLADSTONE’S SCHOOL FOR WORLD CONQUERORS

“This is the conclusion of your free issue one.”

Iconic Obama Artist Makes Occupy Wall Street Movement | American Superstar Magazine

Shepard Fairey, the artist who created the iconic “Hope” poster for Barack Obama during the 2008 election, has created a mashup of that poster and the Guy Fawkes mask that came to prominence in the graphic novel and movie, “V For Vendetta.”

Scott Adams Blog: My Presidential Bid 11/16/2011

“Today I’m declaring my candidacy for President of the United States. I’ll be running as an Independent. Getting on the ballot in every state won’t be a problem, thanks to Americaselect.org.”

Dwayne Johnson To Star In ‘Monster Hunter’s Survival Guide’ – Deadline.com

Dwayne Johnson has become attached to star in Monster Hunter’s Survival Guide, a live action adventure film based on the comic book miniseries by John Paul Russ that was published by Zenescope Entertainment.

Gail Simone: “I hope so, I wasn’t consulted.”

“So let me get this straight— DC took a character and a team best associated with Gail Simone for over 8 years, told her to reverse the character’s evolution of the past 20 years, rebooted the team with another writer, and then 6 months later put the character back on that team, without even consulting with Gail about it?  After a reboot that was supposed to bring greater synergy to the entire line?”

Interview: Joss Whedon Assembles ‘The Avengers’ | Movie Talk – Yahoo! Movies

“And both of us agreed upfront that the template for who we wanted this guy to be in his life was Bill Bixby, the TV [show character] who was busy helping other people. That was more interesting to us than the Banner in the first two movies who was always fixated on curing himself. We spent a lot of time talking about what makes us Hulk out, the nature of anger, how it feels.”

Finally, A Practical Use For QR Codes

“He replaced the photograph with a framed pixilated black-and-white square, which some people thought was abstract art.”

DC Universe: The Source » Blog Archive » DETECTIVE COMICS #1 GOES BACK TO PRESS

DETECTIVE COMICS #1, by writer/artist Tony S. Daniel, will be going back to press for its fourth printing. This makes DETECTIVE COMICS the second title from DC COMICS-THE NEW 52 to reach four printings, following JUSTICE LEAGUE.

About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

twitter   facebook square   globe