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Stupid Comics or Young Romance from February 1973.

via misterkitty.org “Don’t waste your time, Fred…Liz isn’t interested in boys…you know what I mean!” Funny commentary: “In reply to “Some kind of–” FINALLY Fred says the word that’s on everyone’s lips! No, wait. He’s just calling her Liz. That’s … Continue reading

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Superheroes

As a family we are only really partial to one superhero (and his sidekicks) and that is Batman. Andy hit the nail on the head when he said it was because Batman is aspirational. You can be Batman or Robin … Continue reading

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Random stuff

I thought Brian Wood and Becky Cloonan‘s Demo (2005) was a tremendous piece of work: certainly one of the best comics I have read in the last year. It seems that Becky is a pretty good writer too as this … Continue reading

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Comics update

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight #4-16 (Joss Whedon, Brian K. Vaughan, Drew Goddard, Georges Jeanty, Paul Lee, Cliff Richards, Karl Moline) I blogged about the first three issues and then stopped. I’m not clear why. Ahem, several issues later, … Continue reading

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People I admire (and who happen to be left-handed) #2

I have scrapped my next candidate in this prodigious prestigious (you nit) series because I have just read “Anywhere But Here” (#10 of Buffy season 8*). So I am moving on to my next favourite left-handed person I love admire … Continue reading

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Persepolis

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Sad but true

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Objects

This post on Feministing leads to this entire website devoted to the same depressing thing. And then I remembered my disappointment when I saw this: it’s too much.

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Gosh, look at those (take two)

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Incredibly true

Except for the fact it was Buffy the Vampire Slayer that made me spend all that money: this list is the same as mine (except add Wonderfalls and Dead Like Me for Farscape). So Farscape, hmm… And the early issues … Continue reading

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