Category Archives: Odds and Ends

6 Ways to Get a Squirrel Girl Movie Right

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 28, 2016. Rumors and rumblings of Squirrel Girl making a leap to the big screen are on the rise. It doesn’t seem like you can go a single day without a … Continue reading

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The 5 Best Dr. Seuss Books for National Read Across America Day

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on March 2, 2016. Today we celebrate the life of Theodor Seuss Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss) on National Read Across America Day (better known as Dr. Seuss Day). It is not … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Entering the World of Fables

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on July 23, 2015. If you’ve never read DC’s Fables, it can seem like an overwhelming endeavor. The series ended this week with a 130-page final issue, leaving behind one of the most impressive … Continue reading

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ComicBook.com’s San Diego Comic-Con Survival Guide

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on July 6, 2015. San Diego Comic-Con is just a few days away. As you probably know, it’s the biggest comics convention in the world, a five day marathon of panels, signings, exclusives, … Continue reading

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Participate In This Truly Heroic Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

Legend Comics & Coffee in Omaha, NE is sponsoring a fantastic fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish foundation this summer. They are sponsoring a drawing with a wide selection of great comics prizes that they will ship anywhere in the world. Participants … Continue reading

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Take A Break From ‘Orange Is The New Black’ With These Prison-Themed Comics

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on June 12, 2015. Orange Is The New Black returns to Netflix today for its third season. Even two years past its debut, the series seems like a surprising success based on the premise: … Continue reading

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Five Ways Hannibal Lecter Inspired Comics and TV Villains

Darth Vader in Star Wars. The Shark in Jaws. Norman Bates in Psycho. The Xenomorph in Alien. These are titans of villainy in American popular culture. They are the characters who have taught just how great bad guys can be. But there is … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE Image Comics Preview: STARVE

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 9, 2015. Brian Wood, Danijel Zezelj, and Dave Stewart have provided ComicBook.com with an exclusive preview of their Image Comics series: Starve. Set in the not-too-distant future, Starve follows Gavin Cruikshank … Continue reading

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Maggie Review: Strong Performances Save A Sluggish Take On The Zombie Genre

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 8, 2015. Maggie is not your standard zombie film. Rather than focusing on the shock value and gore that have helped to make The Walking Dead so popular, it inverts many … Continue reading

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