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The 5 most-read stories yesterday. 3 about Rob Liefeld.
- Rob Liefeld Quits Twitter Following DC Tweet Controversy
- Rob Liefeld Predicts the Collapse of DC Comics Soon
- Tom King Apologizes for Not Letting Artists Write His Comics
- Arcade1Up Announces New TMNT and Marvel Super Hero Arcade Cabinets
- Now Rob Liefeld Will Not Sign New Mutants #98 Facsimile Editions
Things to do today:
- Reads June: Unbeatable Squirrel Girl TP Volume 4, Gosh Comics, London, 7-9pm. Monthly reading group digs deep into the fourth volume of Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: I Kissed A Squirrel And I Liked It!
- Comic Book Creation Workshop for Parents and Kids – Sixth Edition. Charing Cross Library, London 5-7pm.
- Black Cat #1 Midtown Comics Downtown, New York signing with Clayton Crain for Exclusive Variant for Black Cat #1.
And a happy birthday to:
- Len Wein, co-creator of Swamp Thing, Wolverine, Nightcrawler, Colossus and Storm.
- Kyle Higgins, writer on Batman, Nightwing and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, co-creator of Hadrian’s Wall and COWL.
- Brian Cochran, comic book editor