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When Comics Get Political #4

When Comics Get Political In this column I will dive into times, throughout superhero history, that comics got political. There seems to be a constant debate if political discussion has a place in the...

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Batwoman saved my life.

*TRIGGER WARNING: This is a heavy piece. It has graphic recounts of physical assault and attempted suicide.* On October 9th, 2018, DC revealed the first look of actress Ruby Rose as Batwoman for the D...

When Comics Get Political #3

When Comics Get Political In this column I will dive into times, throughout superhero history, that comics got political. There seems to be a constant debate if political discussion has a place in the...

When Comics Get Political #2

When Comics Get Political In this column I will dive into times, throughout superhero history, that comics got political. There seems to be a constant debate if political discussion has a place in the...

*Exclusive Interview* Comic Creators Continue Speaking Out Against #Comicsgate

Comicsgate is a new movement that has stepped into the world of comics in a big way. They boast “membership” numbers in the tens of thousands, have successfully funded several creator-owne...

When Comics Get Political #1

In this column I will dive into times comics, throughout superhero history, where they got political. There seems to be a constant debate if political discussion has a place in the medium. I hope to s...

Shoot The Breeze Comics Takes FanX Salt Lake City

This year marks Salt Lake City’s FanX (formerly Salt Lake City Comic Con, but that’s a post for another day) 5 year anniversary! I have been to all of their events and have really enjoyed ...

TCWN: MARVEL VALUE STAMPS

What are these stamps: Bronze aged menace? You be the judge. From 1974 to 1976 Marvel began inserting what they called Marvel Value Stamps into their releases. These are best described as small border...

Grounded #6: Justice May Be The Wrong Word

  Many of us have grown up with Batman lore in our lives. Whether it be from cartoons, comic books, toys, or our parents Bruce Wayne is as common a household name as Ralphie during Christmas time...