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House of Gold & Bones – Corey Taylor

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 | 0 comments

House of Gold & Bones – Corey Taylor

Written entirely by Stone Sour / Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor, the ‘House of Gold & Bones’ comic book series is inspired by the Stone Sour double album of the same name, ‘Part 1′ of which was released on Oct. 22 of last year. ‘House of Gold & Bones Part 2′ is scheduled to drop on April 9, with the record’s first single, ‘Do Me a Favor,’ having already been unleashed for your listening...

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Comic Julia Child

Posted by on Feb 16, 2013 | 0 comments

Comic Julia Child

Julia Child has truly become one of the immortals of American culture. One of my earliest memories in life is that of watching Julia Child’s cooking show while my mother was in the hospital having my brother. My dad and I watched the show where she made some roasted apples, which my Dad called “Baked Tits”. Ah, sweet memories. Now there’s a new comic book out retelling...

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TV Shows Based on Indie Comics

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 | 0 comments

TV Shows Based on Indie Comics

Walking Dead aside, one of the reasons that the news that NBC has ordered a TV pilot based on Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt’sThe Sixth Gun is so exciting is that it feels at times that it’s only Marvel and DC books that get chances at television, what with Ultimate Spider-Man, Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, Arrow, Smallville and Young Justice, to name just a few shows....

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Stan Lee–Awesome Dude

Posted by on Jan 22, 2013 | 0 comments

Stan Lee–Awesome Dude

The road to recovery may have just gotten a little bit brighter for a victim of the Taft Union high school shooting. And he has his classmates to thank for it. Bowe Cleveland, a 16-year-old Taft Union High School student and fan of the Spiderman comics, received a personalized message from Stan Lee of Marvel Comics after fellow students started a viral campaign on social media. See it HERE:...

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Send ‘Em Over the Edge

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Send ‘Em Over the Edge

One thing that’s pretty clear about comic fans:  They can sometimes be an ornery bunch… or at least the vocal ones can. Vocal negative reactions for series like Avengers Arena before even the first issue is out, and debate and polarized reactions to Marvel and DC’s relaunches, Newsarama counted down its Top 10 Sure-Fire Ways to Get Comic Fans Riled Up. Are they right? READ MORE...

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Comics Industry Helps Sandy Victims

Posted by on Nov 8, 2012 | 0 comments

Comics Industry Helps Sandy Victims

 The effects of Hurricane Sandy are still being felt by many, and multiple efforts are being made within the comic book industry to help those in need.  Rich Ginter, a former Marvel employee who currently works as a designer for Disney in Glendale, Calif., has organized “Art for Sandy Relief,” an online auction of original comic book art and commissioned sketches to raise money for...

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