Cartoonists Ed Piskor and Jim Rugg take a page-by-page look at the upcoming Fantagraphics book, Original Art: Daniel Clowes. It measures a whopping 17 x 24 inches and has photos of Clowe's original art pages. I can't wait to get this book. You can pre-order a copy here.
Ivan alerted me to PBA's new Comic Book Auction. It has a lot of excellent old comics for sale. PBA's latest Comic Book auction is now online. It's a big sale, with 500 lots of pre-Code, Golden Age, Silver Age, R. Crumb, and original art. Online listings. PDF of the print catalog. Only 100 softcover… READ THE REST
Aubrey Sitterson is a comic book writer, wrestling podcaster, and proudly self-declared leftist, who's written for Hulk, Superman, Tech Jacket, and, perhaps most infamously, GI Joe, which got him targeted by GamerGaters for being too "SJW." He's currently raising money for a new "aspirational leftist superhero comic" called BEEF BROS with artist Tyrell Cannon. And… READ THE REST
Heritage Auctions is selling a famous collection of Batman comic books, ones that had been stolen and later recovered by the owner. One of the world's most prominent collections of Batman comic books heads to auction in November – two years after the comics were stolen out of a Florida self-storage unit. This is the CGC-certified,… READ THE REST
Unless you're a ravenous clockwatcher, it's easy to work, tinker with a project, or do a basic activity, then realize the hour you thought you'd spend on it has turned into 2…or 3…or more. Of course, we're all busy people, so heavy time spent in one area usually means something else is getting the short… READ THE REST
Saving money has always been important. However, you could make the case that every instance of saving a dollar these days has never been more important. Meanwhile, we're all trying to limit our exposure to the outside world as well. So, if you can hit a big warehouse store, load up on every household essential,… READ THE REST
Who doesn't want fun things to play with on their desk? The problem is that too many fun toys make it look like you're not doing any work. So, the trick is to find functional, seemingly innocent-looking items that can satisfy all your fidgety idle hand needs. If you need more useful, yet fun entertainment… READ THE REST