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GNs teach about the blues, country music and Persia -- and entertain

Some graphic novels are as much public service as they are entertainment.   Take, for example, William Stout’s Legends of the Blues (Abrams…

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0 Oct 24, 2013

What secrets are the agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. hiding?

Oct. 15, 2013 -- It looks like the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division is here to stay. As is appropriate f…

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3 Oct 18, 2013
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'Villains Month' fills in some blanks in The New 52

Sept. 24, 2013 -- The villains have won at DC Comics. But will the readers?   Here’s the poop: In the last couple of months, the Crime Synd…

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0 Sep 30, 2013

Classy 'Sandman' fable, Oni noir, Isabella's '1000 Comics,' 'Time Tunnel' recommended

By Andrew A. Smith Scripps Howard News Service Oct. 20, 2009 -- One word: Breathtaking. That’s the best description for Sandman: The Drea…

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8 Sep 27, 2013
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'Saga' cleans up at Harveys -- and deserves it

Sept. 10, 2013 -- Entertainment awards aren’t necessarily a guide to the best a given field has to offer, and comics aren’t any exception.…

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4 Sep 14, 2013
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Psychiatrist gets into heroes' heads in 'Superhero Origins'

Aug. 26, 2013 -- Back in the days before Hollywood made comic-book stories familiar to the masses, and most folks thought superheroes were…

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1 Sep 6, 2013
Reply by Jeff of Earth-J

Romita Jr. on Kick-Ass 2, Gray Area and ... Superman?

Aug. 20, 2013 -- Everyone wants to know what John Romita Jr. has to say.   As the co-creator (with writer Mark Millar) and artist of Kick-A…

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2 Aug 26, 2013
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The complete John Romita Jr. interview (Aug 13)!

Sean Fernald, representing John Romita Jr., said “John has been with Marvel for nearly four decades now, and his last seven-year contract e…

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0 Aug 25, 2013

Five comics appear on screen, and some are unrecognizable

Aug. 14, 2013 -- The week of Aug. 4, Box Office Mojo showed five movies based on comics in the top 15. But you can be forgiven if you don’t…

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7 Aug 20, 2013
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'The Wolverine' takes Logan even farther from comic-book counterpart

July 30, 2013 -- With the premiere of The Wolverine, the X-Men movie franchise has moved so far from the comics mythos as to be its own, se…

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9 Aug 5, 2013
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