The Daily LITG, 2nd November 2019, Happy Birthday Brian Augustyn

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The 20 most-read stories yesterday

  1. Keanu Reeves Appears as John Constantine in Today's Hellblazer
  2. Why Adam Kubert Refused to Sign the Industry-Only Stan Lee Tribute Comic
  3. Does the Possible New Wolverine Logo Confirm a Long-Running X-Men Fan Theory?
  4. The Todd McFarlane-Signed, Slabbed and Certified Spawn… That Wasn't
  5. The PlayStation 4 is Now The Second Best-Selling Console Ever
  6. Who Had the Better Marvel Death This Week: Wolverine or Conan? [Spoilers]
  7. "Crisis" Management: Casting News Will Make "Arrow" Fans VERY Happy
  8. "Rick and Morty": Dan Harmon Signals Season 4 Writing Wrap: "60 To Go"
  9. The Moment Nightwing Lost His Dick in Nightwing Annual #2 (Spoilers)
  10. Ch-Ch-Changes to Solicits For X-Men #5 & #6 and New Mutants #5 & #6
  11. Does Superman Believe in God? Who Wins When Superman Fights Batman? Superman Giant #16 Mild Spoilers…
  12. The Return of Kite-Man in Tom King's Batman
  13. "Doctor Who" Series 12: BBC Wants Us to "Watch This Space" – But Why?
  14. It Looks Like TMNT #100 Will Feature the Return of a Major Villain [TMNT #99 Spoilers]
  15. Big Solicitation Change For Thor By Jason Aaron Vol 4 Hardcover Solicit
  16. Artists Named for Marvel Comics' Incoming #1 Anthology
  17. The Old Blood Update For "Warframe" Is Now Available
  18. Perry Mason": HBO, EP Robert Downey, Jr. Offer First Look at Series
  19. "Lucifer" Halloween Table Read Looks Exactly How You'd Expect [Preview]
  20. The Tenth, Eleventh and Thirteenth Doctors in New Doctor Who: Christmas Special for ComicBooks For Kids

One year ago…

  1. The Store That Has 1000 Batman Damneds in a Warehouse
  2. Heroes In Crisis #3 Changes to Reveal Origin of the Sanctuary
  3. Nightwing Changes Volume Numbers After Benjamin Percy Leaves
  4. 10 DC Comics Covers Revealed From Jenny Frison, Mark Brooks, Josh Middleton and More
  5. Roy Thomas' Cameo in Daredevil Season 3

Happening today…

The Daily LITG, 2nd November 2019, Happy Birthday Brian Augustyn

And a happy birthday to…

The Daily LITG, 2nd November 2019, Happy Birthday
Photo by Gage Skidmore
  • Brian Augustyn, comic book editor and writer on Gotham By Gaslight, The Flash and Amped.
  • Comic store owner, Steve Unverferth.
  • Tom Lyle, artist on Starman and Robin and comic book teacher.
  • Sketch card artist John Jax Jackman.
  • Sharon Wright, comic book writer on The Warlord, Black Canary, and Green Arrow.
  • Former director of Caliber Comics, Wayne Markley.
  • Comic book writer for Panini, Pepe Caldelas.
  • Comic book reviewer William Gatevackes.

And it would have been Steve Ditko's…

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

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