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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

Christopher Irving Gets Caught In Gotham Conspiracies

We’ve already looked at some of the more peculiar theories regarding the Sandy Hook and Aurora mass shootings and the belief that the general public and the shooters themselves, were indoctrinated into the events by signals seen in the Batman movies and marketing. Which is nuts. But there’s more. One conspiracy theorist states that the […]



Batman Inc #3 Hits $30 On eBay

While most comic stores held copies of Batman Inc #3 yesterday, following DC Comics’ instructions, many shops did not. Some chose to ignore the request, some didn’t receive it. But, as ever with a distribution inequality, eBay steps in to fill the gap. Some people, not knowing of the issue, are selling copies for the […]


Geek Girl On The Street Reports: Joe Peacock Needs to STFU*

Kate Kotler writes for Bleeding Cool; *Made you look. Yes, Bleeding Cool, I went there. I reached back to one of my most contentious columns for this headline because I knew – KNEW – it would make you all click through and read what I have to say. And, as I am having the strongest […]

Monday Trending Topics: Batman Incorporated

Breaking this afternoon: In light of the recent events in Aurora, and in consideration of the victims and the families of the shootings, DC Comics has decided to postpone the release of the third issue of Batman Incorporated because the comic contains “content that may be perceived as insensitive in light of recent events”. They […]


The Aurora Killings And The Comics Industry

From the Aurora vigil. Reaction across the comic book industry and media to the Denver shootings has been widespread, as you might expect. The Denver Comic Con put out this ribbon image, and called for blood donations. Blame on the Batman has been a common thread,with the Washington Examiner’s connection to a scene in the […]

Mass Shooting At Denver Screening Of The Dark Knight Rises

Reports have been coming in that at around fifty have been injured and from twelve to fifteen,depending on conflicting reports, have so far been killed in a shooting at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rising at Century 16 cinema in Aurora, Denver. The youngest injured named so far was a six year old […]

Elle Fanning Set To Sleep, Beautifully In Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent

Linda Woolverton‘s next script-flipping do-over of a Disney classic will be Maleficent, a retelling of the Sleeping Beauty story from the point of view of the (wicked?) witch. Angelina Jolie has stayed with the project while directors have come and gone, which makes sense – just imagine her in the make-up and costume and you’ll […]