Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 8/23/16: map this!

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§ Nice Art: Carlton Waugh is probably best known to comics scholars as the author of a book called The Comics, (Catchy eh?) published in 1947, and one of the first serious discussions of the medium. But he also made really cool looking maps of Greenwich Village in the 20s. If this map only included […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 8/10/16: What happened next will astound you – “Mysterious caller” wants to return missing comics

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§ Important reading: Maki Naro drew this informativecomic about the Zika virus for Fusion explaining how it disproportionately affects the poor. § Here at The Beat, there is nothing we love more than a juicy Day 2 story, as in, something made the headlines, but here’s what really happened next. Such is the case with […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 8/8/16: $85,000 worth of comics stolen from Tampa Bay Comic Con

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§ Nice Art: A Kickstarter for a reprint of Trina Robbins adaptation of Sax Rohmer’s Dope is currently running. It’s nearly at its goal but let’s push it over this fine Monday morning, what say? We had the baby in the CAR on the 405! No, joke. Easiest birth we've had. #itsagirl #ParkerPryde #BornOnThe405 A […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 7/14/16: Wear a butt on your chest

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§ Nice art: Katie Skelly has made a t-shirt with her take on everyone’s all time favorite Spider-Woman image ever. So now instead of being awful, it’s cute as the dickens. Thus we evolve. BAD GRL SHIRT https://t.co/Cbcz2f7c0G pic.twitter.com/ReXETeBR2N — katie skelly (@nurse_nurse) July 11, 2016 § I’ve long wondered if someone would dare put on a […]