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Top five stories read yesterday:
- When Scott Snyder Will End Justice League – and What Grant Morrison Told Him Was Beyond The Source Wall
- Marvel Sends Seed Packets to Comic Stores Promoting Jonathan Hickman’s House and Powers Of X
- Marvel Shocker: Spider-Gwen: Ghost Spider Relaunched in August
- Superman: Year One by Frank Miller and John Romita Jr is No Longer Mature Readers Only
- Separated at Birth: Lucca Comics 2019 Poster by Barbara Baldi
- Queers & Comics Conference, School of Visual Arts, New York until tomorrow.
- 14th Annual Glyph Comics Award, The African American Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 6:30–9pm,
- East Coast Comicon – Secaucus, New Jersey until Sunday.
- Keycon – Winnipeg, Canada until Sunday.
- Motor City Comic Con – Novi, Michigan until Sunday.
- Nickel City Con – Buffalo, New York until Sunday.
- Otafest – Calgary, Alabama until Sunday.
- Puerto Rico Comic Con, Centro de Convenciones, San Juan, Puerto Rico until Sunday.
And a happy birthday to:
- Garry Leach, creator of Warpsmiths, artist on Miracleman.
- Steve Geiger, Hulk and Spider-Man artist, creator of The Evilgeiger Empire
- Dave Sim, creator of Cerebus, publisher of Aardvark-Vanaheim.
- Chris Ecker, first employee of Moondog Comics, co-founder of NOW Comics, co-creator of Big Bang Comics.
- Dr Malcolm Bourne, comic book letter writer and journalist
- Pete Fitzgerald, comic artist on Cracked.
- Jennifer M. Contino, comics journalist
- Huwj Matsumura, comic creator
- Marko Stojanovic, Balkan comics writer
- Luigi Mutti, comics translator
- Josh Elder, Former associate editor at Wizard Magazine, creator of comic strip Mail Order Ninja.