WTF–print not doomed after all???

WTF–print not doomed after all???http://ift.tt/1jHluZA Tweet As we just reported, Warner Bros. is getting rid of its magazine division like it was a shirt covered with rotten fish guts, but if this recent survey of 1400 people ages 16-24 revealed the shocking fact that 62% of them preferred printed books to e-books. Voxburner spokesman Luke […]

At last – Ed Kramer’s trial begins NEXT WEEK!

At last – Ed Kramer’s trial begins NEXT WEEK!http://ift.tt/1eo8J58 Tweet Accused child molester Ed Kramer will go on trial next week after more than a decode of legal delays and stalling. More than a decade ago, Kramer was accused of molesting two teen-aged boys. In addition, Atlanta magazine has more details on Dragon-Con officially dissolving its […]

Time Warner gets the hell out of the print business—except for DC

Time Warner gets the hell out of the print business—except for DChttp://ift.tt/1eo8I13 Tweet Continuing the major media conglomerate’s purge of anything to do with print, Time Warner is ditching the Time part of its name:= and spinning off its magazine holdings. This will leave little old DC Entertainment its ONLY print division. And you wonder […]

RIP Al Plastino, the man who replaced both Kirby and Schulz

RIP Al Plastino, the man who replaced both Kirby and Schulzhttp://ift.tt/1blxNeS Tweet Golden age artist Al Plastino has died after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 91. Plastino was best known as a Superman Artist—he was the last surviving Golden Age Superman artist, in fact. Among the characters he drew first: Supergirl, Saturn […]

Things to do today: Benefit for Stan and Sharon Sakai

Things to do today: Benefit for Stan and Sharon Sakaihttp://ift.tt/1jGK50G Tweet As we’ve been reporting here for a while, Sharon Sakai, wife of Usagi Yojimbo cartoonist Stan Sakai has been undergoing a long, costly illness. Although they have insurance, it does not cover all the costs associated with her convalescence. And so: CAPS, the Cartoon […]

WTF–print not doomed after all???

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As we just reported, Warner Bros. is getting rid of its magazine division like it was a shirt covered with rotten fish guts, but if this recent survey of 1400 people ages 16-24 revealed the shocking fact that 62% of them preferred printed books to e-books. Voxburner spokesman Luke Mitchell told the Guardian that the […]

INTERVIEW: Bill Willingham Brings Legenderry To Life

INTERVIEW: Bill Willingham Brings Legenderry To Lifehttp://ift.tt/1aRdynB Tweet Coming in January this year, Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure will see writer Bill Willingham and artist Sergio Fernandez Davila take on a host of Dynamite’s most recognisable characters for a seven-issue re-imagining. Not only will the story have characters as diverse as Green Hornet, Vampirella, The Six Million […]

Special Beat Investigation: Comics Critics Crisis!!!

Special Beat Investigation: Comics Critics Crisis!!!http://ift.tt/1c6Jepd Tweet This is going to be one of those posts that some people hate where I link to things and comments on them and post on them. So sorry. It’s also meta as hell so it gets an official Hot Beverage Rating. A few months ago there was a […]

At last – Ed Kramer’s trial begins NEXT WEEK!

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Accused child molester Ed Kramer will go on trial next week after more than a decode of legal delays and stalling. More than a decade ago, Kramer was accused of molesting two teen-aged boys. In addition, Atlanta magazine has more details on Dragon-Con officially dissolving its relationship with co-founder Kramer: “‘DragonCon’s relationship with Mr. Kramer is […]