Ozark Season 2: Jessica Jones’ Janet McTeer in Second Netflix Series

Netflix‘s Ozark is staying a little closer to home with the newest addition to the show’s cast, tapping Janet McTeer (Marvel’s Jessica Jones) to join Jason Bateman (Arrested Development) and Laura Linney (The Big C) as a regular on the second season of the critically-acclaimed dramatic series. The first season was executive produced and directed by Bateman. […]

To Cop Or Not To Cop In Pop Culture – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: In the past week, the biggest thing happening in America has been the police siege of Ferguson, Missouri. Social media has given a fuller account than mainstream media of the lies, contradictions and outright violations of the law and the US Constitution that the Ferguson police department has committed to intimate and […]

Michael Davis, From The Edge – The Middleman Revised

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, and entertainment executive. He writes, Damn, it’s 1963 all over again in Missouri. The police are using tear gas and billy clubs to control a group of peaceful protesters. All that’s missing is German Shepherds and fire hoses, but hey, rubber bullets more than make up for that. […]

‘Genius’ – The Most Topical Comic Being Published In America Right Now

Yesterday, Top Cow/Image Comics published the second issue of Genius, by Marc Bernadin, Adam Freeman and Afua Richardson. It seemed like it had been ripped from the day’s headlines. That a new issue is being published every week this month can only help that feeling of being right on the button, even though it was […]

Pariah, Missouri On The Road To Kickstarter

Written by Andres Salazar and penciler Jose Luis Pescador, Pariah, Missouri is a self-published western/horror ongoing title. It’s part Deadwood part Buffy the Vampire Slayer.  Part wild-west historical drama, part supernatural mystery, Pariah is set in 1857 a few years before the Civil War.  Pariah is a team book, we follow Hiram Buchanan an undercover […]

Pro-Pot, Pro-Gay Marriage, Pro-Pit Bull Webcartoonist Gets Elected Democrat Candidate

Forget Frank Miller and Paul Ryan. This is a real comic book creator heading for office. Webcartoonist Nicholas Ivan Ladendorf beat political science teacher Richard Buchli in a Democrat primary for the House of Representatives in Missouri. And he did it by handing out comic books. Well, comic illustrations. Well, manipulated photographs, quoting from Understanding […]

Stolen Faster Than A Speeding Bullet

St Louis Today reports that a mentally disabled man working for McDonalds and living in Granite City, Missouri, with his two dogs Kyrpto and Dyno, has had $5,000 worth of Superman collection stolen from him. Mike Meyer’s collection contained Superman lunch boxes, radios, TVs, Monopoly, and comic books from the fifties to the present day. […]