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<center>Battling With The Asshole Brain: A Review of I FEEL WEIRD by Haleigh Buck</center>
I FEEL WEIRD By Haleigh Buck Published by Hey Boy! Press Available Here Haleigh Buck makes comics I like to read. Raw, confessional, naked, powerful, oftentimes funny, poignant, and full of truth, Buck’s comics maneuver through her own understanding of hers...
I FEEL WEIRD By Haleigh Buck Published by Hey Boy! Press Available Here Haleigh Buck makes comics I like to read. Raw, confessional, naked, powerful, oftentimes funny, poignant, and full of truth, Buck’s comics maneuver ...
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<center>Books in Bites 16: Two Comics by Sarah Horrocks</center>
Quick Reviews of Two Books by Sarah Horrocks Sarah Horrocks is seriously talented and sometimes divisive cartoonist, critic, and commentator. She has created a number of self-published comics and has done critical writing about the medium for Fantagraphics,...
Quick Reviews of Two Books by Sarah Horrocks Sarah Horrocks is seriously talented and sometimes divisive cartoonist, critic, and commentator. She has created a number of self-published comics and has done critical writing ...
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<center>The Man Who Sold The Blackstar: Trying To Come To Terms With CASANOVA: ACEDIA #5 And The Loss Of David Bowie (And Probably Failing At Both)</center>
Something happened on the day he died Spirit rose a metre then stepped aside Somebody else took his place, and bravely cried (I'm a blackstar, I'm a blackstar)  -- David Bowie “Blackstar” “Surely this was the man who would burn the world.”  -- Matt Fraction...
Something happened on the day he died Spirit rose a metre then stepped aside Somebody else took his place, and bravely cried (I'm a blackstar, I'm a blackstar) -- David Bowie “Blackstar” “Surely this was the man who ...
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<center>Comics Are For Everyone, Or So We Say: Goodbye, Comics and Cola</center>
As part of a much larger piece on Women Write About Comics,  I contributed my "goodbye" to Zainab Akhtar  after she made the decision to shut down her fantastic site,  Comics and Cola. READ THE WHOLE PIECE HERE Glad I got to be part of this.
As part of a much larger piece on Women Write About Comics, I contributed my "goodbye" to Zainab Akhtar after she made the decision to shut down her fantastic site, Comics and Cola. READ THE WHOLE PIECE HERE Gla...
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<center>ICYMI -- Comics Criticism and Whatnot for 5/16/16 to 5/22/16</center>
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. COMICS CRITICISM * Claire Napier on Cathy G. Johnson's DEAR AMANDA * Sarah Horrocks on Blutch's PEPLUM * Robert Kirby on Gab...
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. COMICS CRITICISM * Claire Napier on Cathy G. Johnson's DEAR AMANDA * Sarah Horrocks on ...
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<center> Review: NOD AWAY by Joshua W. Cotter</center>
Over on Wink Books, I wrote a short reflection of Joshua W. Cotter's book out of Fantagraphics, NOD AWAY READ THE ENTIRE THING HERE Nod Away  is the first of what Cotter promises to be a seven-volume series. Ostensibly this first volume is a sci-fi story th...
Over on Wink Books, I wrote a short reflection of Joshua W. Cotter's book out of Fantagraphics, NOD AWAY READ THE ENTIRE THING HERE Nod Away is the first of what Cotter promises to be a seven-volume series. Ostensibly t...
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<center>ICYMI -- Comics Criticism and Whatnot for 6/12/16 to 6/18/16</center>
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week.  Before getting into Criticism and Whatnot, I'd just like to extend a Happy Father's Day to all those Dads out there (especi...
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. Before getting into Criticism and Whatnot, I'd just like to extend a Happy Father's Day to...
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<center>ICYMI -- Comics Criticism and Whatnot for 6/5/16 to 6/11/16</center>
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. COMICS CRITICISM * Ramona Williams on Julia Gfrorer's DARK AGE * Monica Friedman on Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault's JAN...
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<center>ICYMI -- Comics Criticism and Whatnot for 5/23/16 to 5/29/16</center>
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. COMICS CRITICISM * Monica Johnson on Pierre Maurel's BLACKBIRD * Alex Hoffman on Simon Hanselmann's MEGG AND MOGG IN AMSTERD...
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<center>Books in Bites 15: Three Comics Worth Your Attention</center>
Quick Reviews of Three Books you may be interested in. SILVER WIRE By Jordan Shiveley Published by Uncivilized Books Available Here Why is it that so often our self-loathing and self-destructive urges harm those who love us most? In the wreckage left behind...
Quick Reviews of Three Books you may be interested in. SILVER WIRE By Jordan Shiveley Published by Uncivilized Books Available Here Why is it that so often our self-loathing and self-destructive urges harm those wh...
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<center>ICYMI -- Comics Criticism and Whatnot for 5/9/16 to 5/15/16</center>
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. COMICS CRITICISM * Abhay Khosla on Michel Fiffe's COPRA * Simon Moreton writes about his own book, PLANS WE MADE * David Bar...
Highlighting some great comics criticism being published, as well as other random things that have caught my eye over the past week. COMICS CRITICISM * Abhay Khosla on Michel Fiffe's COPRA * Simon Moreton writes about ...
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One of my favourite kiwi comics series, The Dharma Punks, is going to be published in a collected edition - and I'm helping to make it happe

Review: Nick Berozzi's PERSIMMON CUP
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Review: Nick Berozzi's PERSIMMON CUP Jason Sacks: Persimmon Cup opens with a character looking the reader straight in the eye, with openhear

The Multiverse Theory: Hilbert Space
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This theory is about infinite dimensions and how they create alternate universes. This is one of the most abstract theories out there. Hilbe

Rust Review
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Promotional Art Hello everyone and happy Wednesday, hope you had a happy weekend. Today's review is all about survival. No zombies, no natur

Daily Training Schedule
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This post goes hand in hand with a previous post on NILIF. It is surprising how simple, yet effective, dog training can be at times. This is

Gatsby Project
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This week I had to do a project for my English class, and I decided to incorporate baking into it. I ended up baking two cakes and hollowing

Italian Meatballs
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You will need: 1 # ground chuck 1/2 cup Italian dry bread crumbs 1 egg 1/4 cup finely minced fresh parsley 1/4 cup Parmesan or Romano cheese

Time Reversing; Aging Stopping; All of Time Happening at once
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