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Got Time For a “Quickie” With Phoenix Jones? (That Came Out Wrong)

I could almost make a career out of writing about Seattle’s Phoenix Jones this week. A new “villain,” Rex Velvet, released a video taunting the Rain City Superhero. Then Phoenix was mixing it up with protesters in an effort to [...]

May 3, 2012 Reviews
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BBC HARDTalk Alan Moore Interview Now on YouTube Worldwide

What could be better than watching 24 minutes of Alan Moore being interviewed on the BBC’s HARDTalk? Not much in my book. Topics covered include: Watchman, V For Vendetta, the co-opting of the the Guy Fawkes mask (the rights to [...]

April 12, 2012 Reviews
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All Art is Propaganda: Politics and Social Issues in Comics

Many people argue that politics have no place in comics.  For better or worse, politics have always been part of comics, as anyone who reads them can tell you.  Sure, we have all seen the faces of political leaders staring [...]

January 10, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Occupy Comics

Like the lighting of a fuse, this fall some citizens inspired by the legendary agitprop publication Adbusters and concerned with the state of the world, started a small protest in New York’s Ziccotti Park that quickly exploded across the globe.  Even [...]

December 12, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Super Corporate Heroes #1

Love it or hate it, the Occupy Wall Street movement is the talk of the town lately. The battle of the people vs the “greedy” corporation, although an old tune, is hitting new ears and is creating a whirlwind of [...]

October 28, 2011 Reviews