A wee bit more o’ the Irish

Via Eclectic Micks, a blog for Irish comics artists, this fine celebration of the season featuring Father Jack from Father Ted by Declan Shalvey.

The Spirit of the Season

RIP: Jose “Pepe” Gonzalez

Horror artist Jose Gonzalez has passed away, according to Harris Comics: It is with great sadness that Harris Comics has learned of the passing of Jose “Pepe” Gonzalez. He was 70 years old. Gonzalez is best known for his work on Vampirella. Starting with Vampirella #12 in 1971 and together with Archie Goodwin, Gonzalez created […]

2009 Doug Wright Awards nominees announced

This year’s Doug Wright Awards nominees, honoring the finest in Canadian cartooning, have been announced. And they are: The 2009 finalists for Best Book are: Burma Chronicles Guy Delisle (Drawn and Quarterly) Drop-in Dave Lapp (Conundrum Press) Paul Goes Fishing Michel Rabagliati (Drawn and Quarterly) Skim Jillian & Mariko Tamaki (Groundwood Books) The 2009 finalists […]

Devil pleasing twiddle rompus is upon us

We’re on a hiatus today while we deal with pressing matters, but we thought you would like this subtext-laden Wolverine blow up toy, and the ChristWire article that blows it up: It looks like our homo supporting friends over at Marvel have created a new toy to encourage young boys to perform mouth to mouth […]