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Cerebus is possibly the most daunting work in the whole history of art. This is not an exaggeration. In every other field of art, other than comics, an artist works on different projects over the course of her career. James … Continue reading

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Watchmen 2 discussion over on Mindless Ones

I contributed to the Mindless Ones’ post on the Watchmen prequels, or at least my swearier alter ego Andre Whickey did. That post was put together from what started as informal discussions between us, hence the writing style for my … Continue reading

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Bigger On The Outside: Who Killed Kennedy?

I start this book with a warning to myself – a kind of memento mori. Should my book go wrong, it could turn into Who Killed Kennedy by David Bishop. Which is not to say that it’s a bad book, … Continue reading

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DC Liveblogging Part Two

Today I’m going to go through the next batch of new number one issues from DC’s ‘new 52’. And like last time, I’m going to read each comic straight through once, then blog my immediate reaction, rather than a more … Continue reading

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Yet More From Me At The Mindless

Here I contribute about 3000 words and Amypoodle does about twenty million, all better than mine. I’m going to have something else interesting up tonight, with some luck. Edit – link changed

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Me at the Mindless

I’ve chipped in a bit in part one of the Mindless Ones’ annocommentations for League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century 1969. Amypoodle and Zom do most of the heavy lifting, and I do the saying-the-obvious. Spoilers all over the place, for … Continue reading

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9: Mister Miracle

This essay appears in a revised form in my book An Incomprehensible Condition: An Unauthorised Guide To Grant Morrison’s Seven Soldiers. Paperback, Hardback, Kindle (US), Kindle (UK), other ebook formats (Before I start, a quick apology to any visually impaired … Continue reading

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