“We’re spending too much time talking about the cover price instead of talking about the package”: KC Carlson talks comic book cover prices and the perceived value of the comics in light of DC and Marvel’s announcements of not charging quite so much for the widgets they make.
God, I love comics: Check out this strip by Rebecca Clements.
Also, check this out: These are so great that the photographer even manages to make a guy dressed like Gambit look kind of cool. Gambit! That Black Canary one oughta be a Birds of Prey cover. (Link stolen from Comics Alliance)
Every movie superhero should be fighting Fin Fang Foom: This guy makes the argument that superhero movies need more super supervillains, summing up the conflict from Iron Man 2 thusly: “Who cares about some Russian guy’s patent dispute grudge with Tony Stark’s father? Iron Man needs to be fighting Fin Fang Foom and other ridiculous, out-of-this-world characters.”
Oh man, I didn’t even send him a card!: Did you know that Monday was Joe Simon’s 97th birthday? The Washington Post‘s Michael Cavna did, and put together a swell column featuring Simon and his legacy.
Wouldn’t most actors?: “Gossip Girl’s Ed Westwick wants to play Batman”