Archive for August, 2007

Songs from Cincinnati

Sunday, August 19th, 2007

Apparently, I’m one of the eleven people not employed by the production who regret that HBO has canceled “John from Cincinnati”. So it goes. Even if you despised the show, though, there are two songs from the soundtrack that you have to check out if you’ve never heard them before. One is the opening theme, […]

Doctor Fate Tidbit

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

The overall title of the eight-part Doctor Fate story arc in COUNTDOWN TO MYSTERY is “More Pain Comics”, a mildly perverse tip of the helmet to the title in which Fate made his 1940s debut:

Colour Out of Time

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

My old friend Dean Mullaney sent me a link to Alan Light’s photos of the 1982 San Diego Comics Convention. I’m all over page two, including one candid shot with the secret love of my life. (She’s now a neurosurgeon — seriously. I probably served as inspiration.) Anyway, kids, here’s your chance to see what […]

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Tuesday, August 14th, 2007

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Ming the Merciless Canadian

Wednesday, August 8th, 2007

Nothing against the actor, but this is just wrong. If they were that concerned about political correctness, they should have just made him a talking vase.