What’s going on at Fox Atomic…and Stately Beat Manor?

Hey ya’ll, did you see the interview with Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray about their upcoming THE HILLS HAVE EYES: THE BEGINNING graphic novel at Newsarama? The art by John Higgins looks sweet. There is even more up at IGN. It’s nice to see such great artwork by Higgins — he’s a talented industry veteran […]

Boston Cartoon bomb scare claims victim

Cartoon Network head Jim Samples has been forced to resign following a marketing stunt gone awry. The head of the Cartoon Network resigned Friday following a marketing stunt that caused a security scare in Boston. The announcement about Jim Samples resigning was made in an internal memo sent to Cartoon Network staffers. In a statement […]

Exclusive: Garth Ennis talks The Boys and more

[Two weeks ago the news broke that DC/Wildstorm was canceling The Boys, the dark and scabrous superhero book by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, due to content concerns. DC graciously agreed to let Ennis and Robertson take the book to a new publisher – even though the book is creator owned, DC could have held […]

David Heatley New Yorker Cover

In Marshall, you find great books along the highway

Meanwhile, back in Marshall, MOthe new library policy has its first reading and two citizen-democrats showed up to have their say. Hird was wearing a button that said, “I read banned books.” He brought up the fact that several books that are vital to education have been challenged. They include “To Kill a Mockingbird” by […]

Behind the 8-ball

Running way behind schedule today, as if you couldn’t tell. We’ll have a VERY SPECIAL feature up in a bit, which will explain much. Also, IS THERE SUCH A THING AS AN ADULT EAR ACHE? Not accordiing to Google. [Cover from Ben Samuels’ excellent Golden Age cover gallery]