Separated at birth: Spider-Man and Spider-Woman?

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Separated at birth: Spider-Man and Spider-Woman?http://ift.tt/VJbae2 Tweet In commenting on his FB page on how drawing a sexy cover got attention at EW.com, artist J. Scott Campbell posted this classic Spider-Man cover, strongly reminiscent of the Milo Manara cover that everyone is STILL talking about. It is true that the butt-in-the-air arachnid is a classic […]

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sethhahne: Hey Heidi, do you happen to know how the comics market is split—like mainstream vs “indie” vs Scholastic etc? I’m partly curious how mainstream the mainstream is. I remember reading months ago about Raina Telgemeier’s massive success with Scholastic and I know many of the big names in graphic novels (e.g. Craig Thompson, Chris […]

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Anonymous: It’s good to know that your blog is shit and to never use it again. HURRAH HATE MAIL!!!!!! I was beginning to feel left out. 

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Indie Month-to-Month Sales June 2014: Outcast!

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Indie Month-to-Month Sales June 2014: Outcast!http://ift.tt/1mqE7CU Tweet By Chris Rice My sincere apologies for the lateness of the column this month! Some of you may have seen Heidi’s post from a week or two back, unfortunately my life has become very busy recently and I have to give up writing the column. I’ll be continuing […]

Mishra and Shakeen win CRNI’s 2014 Courage in Editorial Cartooning award

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Mishra and Shakeen win CRNI’s 2014 Courage in Editorial Cartooning awardhttp://ift.tt/1tpCkDk Tweet Michael Cavna has details on the winners of this year’s Award for Courage in Editorial Cartooning presented by the Cartoonists Rights Network International. The award is presented to “a cartoonist in great danger who has demonstrated exceptional courage in the exercise of free-speech […]

Separated at birth: Spider-Man and Spider-Woman?

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In commenting on his FB page on how drawing a sexy cover got attention at EW.com, artist J. Scott Campbell posted this classic Spider-Man cover, strongly reminiscent of the Milo Manara cover that everyone is STILL talking about. It is true that the butt-in-the-air arachnid is a classic pose… …but it is equally untrue that […]

Separated at birth: Milo Manara’s Spider-Woman and Nikki Minaj’s “Anaconda”

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Separated at birth: Milo Manara’s Spider-Woman and Nikki Minaj’s “Anaconda”http://ift.tt/1qtK7Mq Tweet Yesterday the enduring appeal of the human female rump as an object of sexual desire was reaffirmed in two separate incidents. Rapper Nikki Minaj released a new video called “Anaconda” (NSFW) which has already been viewed some 22 million times. The video features the […]

Nice Art: AlphaBands by Ben Towle

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Nice Art: AlphaBands by Ben Towlehttp://ift.tt/1tpe7Nu Tweet Cartoonist/comics educator Ben Towle likes to take up half the year in alphabet themed art projects; once it was monsters then animals. This time he drew 26 different musicians in a project called AlphaBands. All 26 are up now, he explains and though not everyone was a hit […]

Indie Month-to-Month Sales June 2014: Outcast!

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Lots of new entries this month, including smash-hit new books from Robert Kirkman and Kieron Gillen and a first ever official comic for a cult film favourite. Elsewhere Valiant continue to falter despite the new Armor Hunters crossover, and Zenescope seem to be similarly slipping down and off the sales chart with their numbers dropping to new lows.

Mishra and Shakeen win CRNI’s 2014 Courage in Editorial Cartooning award

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Michael Cavna has details on the winners of this year’s Award for Courage in Editorial Cartooning presented by the Cartoonists Rights Network International. The award is presented to “a cartoonist in great danger who has demonstrated exceptional courage in the exercise of free-speech rights under extraordinary circumstances.” The winners this year are Kanika Mishra from […]

Separated at birth: Milo Manara’s Spider-Woman and Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” — UPDATED

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Yesterday the enduring appeal of the human female rump as an object of sexual desire was reaffirmed in two separate incidents. Rapper Nicki Minaj released a new video called “Anaconda” (NSFW) which has already been viewed some 22 million times. The video features the amply bootied Minaj shaking it in a tiny thong, tiny denim […]

Nice Art: AlphaBands by Ben Towle

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Cartoonist/comics educator Ben Towle likes to take up half the year in alphabet themed art projects; once it was monsters then animals. This time he drew 26 different musicians in a project called AlphaBands. All 26 are up now, he explains and though not everyone was a hit single, it was also a technical exercise. […]