Happy Los- er, Groundhog Day

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Tweet Finally, that day we’ve been waiting for all year. The season premiere of Lost. I mean, Groundhog Day. Click to see the rest of that rodent-filled cartoon by the great creator of Cul de Sac, Richard Thompson. As for Lost, yes, the recap/discussion thread will return tomorrow for this last season of nerdville’s favorite […]

‘Publishing the Graphic Novel’ starts this Saturday!

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TweetDel Rey’s Dallas Middaugh writes to let us know he’s teaching a class at NYU this Saturday entitled ‘Publishing the Graphic Novel’ The class is shy a few attendees so check out the NYU link or the info below and sign up for what sounds like a very informative event: As to the class itself, […]

Ich bin ein Avenger #2: Spider-Woman

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Tweet The roll-out for the Bendis/Romita Jr. AVENGERS continues, with Spider-Woman!

AVATAR, UP, DISTRICT 9 lead Oscar’s nerd herd

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Tweet AVATAR, to no one’s surprise, snagged nine Oscar nominations this morning, tied with THE HURT LOCKER for most. The two films are the leading contenders and sets up an exciting “Battle of the Exes” between directors James Cameron and Kathryn Bigelow, who were once married. Pixar’s UP became only the second animated feature ever […]

What is AVATAR ripping off NOW?

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Tweet After reading all the things that AVATAR is supposed to have ripped off, you’re sure to wonder if there is a SHRED of originality in the movie — that is, aside from the brand new way of shooting movies that took years to develop. While the usual suspects — POCAHONTAS, DANCES WITH WOLVES, FERNGULLY […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits — 2/2/10

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Tweet § Matthias Wivvel has his wrapup of Angoulême 2010 including an appreciation of Baru: In this context, it seems auspicious that the Grand Prix winner (for his life’s work) is Baru (aka. Hervé Baruléa, b. 1947), in that he is one of the great proponents of a working class and immigrant perspective in Francophone […]