Saint, Super Mutants and One Punch Men: The Best Comics of 2015

This article was originally published at Loser City on January 6, 2015. 2015 was a crazy year for comics, but it was also a year of creative explosions, with the small press and digital comics spheres in particular showing off incredible material. Most of our favorite comics this year came from creators working outside the […]

Cannibals, Midwesterners, and Talking Horses: The Best TV of 2015

This article was originally published at Loser City on December 18, 2015. TV in 2015 was wonderfully weird and eclectic, with basic cable taking up more of the critical conversation and Netflix continuing its ascent as a major player. Our favorite shows this year ran the gamut, from pop superheroics on the CW to the […]

The 100 Best Comics of the First Half of the 2010s: Part Five, 20-1

This article was originally published at Loser City on December 11, 2015. People tend to reminisce about long gone eras, arguing that things were always better way back when. But when it comes to comics, there’s no denying that the 21st century has seen the medium explode in unprecedented and unpredictable ways. For many people, […]

The 100 Best Comics of the First Half of the 2010s: Part Four, 40-21

This article was originally published at Loser City on December 10, 2015. People tend to reminisce about long gone eras, arguing that things were always better way back when. But when it comes to comics, there’s no denying that the 21st century has seen the medium explode in unprecedented and unpredictable ways. For many people, […]

The 100 Best Comics of the First Half of the 2010s: Part Three, 60-41

This article was originally published at Loser City on December 9, 2015. People tend to reminisce about long gone eras, arguing that things were always better way back when. But when it comes to comics, there’s no denying that the 21st century has seen the medium explode in unprecedented and unpredictable ways. For many people, […]

The 100 Best Comics of the First Half of the 2010s: Part 2, 80-61

This article was originally published at Loser City on December 8, 2015. People tend to reminisce about long gone eras, arguing that things were always better way back when. But when it comes to comics, there’s no denying that the 21st century has seen the medium explode in unprecedented and unpredictable ways. For many people, […]

The 100 Best Comics of the First Half of the 2010s: Part 1, 100-80

This article was originally published at Loser City on December 7, 2015. People tend to reminisce about long gone eras, arguing that things were always better way back when. But when it comes to comics, there’s no denying that the 21st century has seen the medium explode in unprecedented and unpredictable ways. For many people, […]

Change in Speak: Comics Apologies and Learning to Listen

This article was originally published at Loser City on July 16, 2015. I’ve said a lot of stupid things. A lot. Even in the brief time I’ve been writing about comics, I’ve tweeted or spoken plenty of regrettable things. Sometimes it has been something embarrassing, but relatively small and easily fixed, like misacreditiation. Othertimes it […]

#LoveWins: Marriage Equality and Participating in History as a Viewer

This article was originally published at Loser City on June 27, 2015. “The only thing they have to look forward to is hope. And you have to give them hope. Hope for a better world, hope for a better tomorrow, hope for a better place to come to if the pressures at home are too […]