Akta Manniskor (Real Humans) Mainly known as the inspiration for the series Humans rather than for any details of its own, Swedish writer Lars Lundström’s Akta Manniskor surpasses its English-language remake in many ways, particularly in its satirical scope. Presenting a world where human-like robots, Hubots, have been created to serve “real humans,” Akta Manniskor […]
An in-depth discussion of nineties ephemera and exploration with two of the most influential cartoonists on the scene today.
Video of a young Lee engaging in a roundtable discussion with a group of young newspaper editors is a fascinating look at the living legend.
§ Nice Art: Michel Fiffe spotlights Vince Giarrano, yet another 80s comics artist that only Fiffe could find and honor in his special way. § Abhay Khosla examined a Steranko page and an “homage” page and all I can think it “the colors, the colors.” § Here is a NYCC report with a twist! § […]
If you were a kid coming of age in the late 1990s/early 2000s, then Butch Hartman’s work was an essential part of your entertainment diet. Between the perennial classic The Fairly OddParents (still releasing new episodes after sixteen years!), the fan favorite Danny Phantom, and the wildly absurd T.U.F.F. Puppy, Hartman’s work has occupied a […]
Almost every other post on my Facebook feed recently is about Batman vs Superman. That’s okay… I get it… It’s a Major Motion Picture, a tent-pole movie, the foundation of a franchise. But man… someone added too much carbon to the Man of Steel… He’s PG-13, and soon to be Rated R. You can’t really […]
The renowned YouTube personality looks into the role Shakespeare plays in the Vertigo series.
On November 9, 2016, Junot Díaz conversed with Neil Gaiman in celebration of the publication of The Sandman: Overture, at Congregation Beth Elohim. Gaiman discusses Overture as well as the entire history of Sandman for ninety minutes! There are a lot of amazing revelations. You don’t have to watch this… you can just listen while […]
Well, once again, we are repainting the kitchen to hide the stains we couldn’t clean, the comics cellar is being refiled, the liquor bottles refilled, and the linens have been burnt, per EPA regulations. (And the capuchin monkeys have been bribed with money directly wired to their E*Trade account.) The Beatrix shall return shortly from […]
On November 16th, a one day conference held at the Museum of Jewish Heritage brought out the best and brightest in Television to talk about the future, and that meant digital media. TiVo, YouTube, Netflix, and Social Media were all on the table, or more specifically, giant screens complete with a social media feed of […]