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How DC Comics Lost a Loyal Reader on Feb 1, 2012With a title like that, I bet you're expecting an angry comic book fan screed. Don't worry; that's not what this is. I'm not writing from a place of righteous fanboy rage. If there's any emotion involved, it's mild sadness or light disappointment. Co...



Marvel vs. DC on Dec 29, 2011Some debates will rage on forever: Coke vs. Pepsi. Beatles vs. Rolling Stones. Liberals vs. Conservatives. Dogs vs. Cats. In the superhero comics world the eternal question is: Marvel or DC? Most fans patronize both companies, but everyone seems to c...



A Comic Book Addiction Manifesto on Dec 20, 2011I've decided that drastically dialing back my comic book buying habits will greatly benefit my love of comics. Here's why:I've been thinking a lot lately about comic collecting as an addiction. With an addiction, you need a constant new supply, you s...



RIP: Dwayne McDuffie on Mar 17, 2011Dwayne McDuffie died of complications from emergency heart surgery on February 21, the day before the excellent film he adapted, All-Star Superman, was released in stores.He was one of my favorite comic book writers; I've never read anything by him t...



Cancelled on Jul 12, 2010This blog will no longer feature new content, due to early blogging retirement by its author.Please use the archive to take a look around and enjoy previously-posted reviews and essays.



Whitewash on Apr 25, 2010In summer 2009, Marvel teased an upcoming Captain America storyline. They released secretive ads and hinted at something major, something that even the mainstream media might care about. It ended up being rather anticlimactic. The story was Reborn,...