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My (Not So) Free Comic Book Day

  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Free Comic Book Day is not for me. I mean it. Free Comic Book Day is for people to discover comics (either for the first time, or to rediscover them). … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Top 5 Continuing Series For 2009

>We name the top 5 continuing series’ for 2009 http://www.archive.org/flow/flowplayer.commercial-3.0.5.swf Music: My Right by Screeching Weasel Listen to the podcast for our analysis and explanations! Thor’s Picks For 2009: #5 Scott Pilgrim http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1932664084&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrhttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1932664122&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrhttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=193266422X&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrhttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1932664491&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrhttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1934964107&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr #4 Young Liars http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1401219780&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrhttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1401222722&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrhttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=1401226019&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr #3 Locke & … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Dark Corners

Dark Corners is the latest 4-Square anthology from the fine folks at I Know Joe Kimpel. That being said, this book is a quantum leap above and beyond any of their previous efforts. From the size of the book to … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Prune Hands?

Prune Hands Story & Art by Mario van Buren Publisher: I Know Joe Kimpel Price $3 There are people who can handle the sight of blood, and then there is my wife. This weekend I was putting the finishing touches … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Sorry

Sorry 7″x7″, 52 pages $6.00 Available for order here Sorry is the of a collection of four square anthologies revolving around classic board games (Sorry, Trial Pursuit, Scrabble, and Life) from I Know Joe Kimpel. It includes stories by Colleen … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: The Marsh

The Marsh Story and Art: Mario Van Buren Price: $3 A few weeks ago I did a review of a mini-comic called “Girls Don’t Poop.”I was so excited about this book that I showed everyone I knew, blabbed about it … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Girls Don’t Poop

>Today, while picking up comics for this week’s podcast, I stumbled across a mini-comic with a title that could not be denied: C’mon. How could anyone avoid that??? Girls Don’t Poop is a comic by Mario van Buren and it … Continue reading

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