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Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "DAnon Shaman"

From DC's anarchist cartoonist Mike Flugennock - "DAnon Shaman" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=3121 Well, it's about freakin' time. I was starting to wonder when the Democrats and their flunkies in the media were going to get off the dime and start screeching that ZOMG FOREIGN INFLUENCE (a.k.a. Russia, China, Iran) was responsible for the Great Capitol Hill Chud Riot a couple of weeks ago — and I was somehow reminded of this fake shaman who turned out with the QAnon crowd at t...
Tags: Comics, Putin, Fbi, Al Jazeera, Capitol, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock, Russia China Iran, Russiagate, Hillary Clinton Pelosi


2021 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards nominations open

"In these turbulent times, the preservation of accurate journalism is essential to our democracy. Join us in celebrating the best work of the year at the Robert F. Kennedy Book and Journalism Award. The nomination process ends February 1st: https://bajawards.awardsplatform.com/" One apparently needs to create an account to enter a submission. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Robert F Kennedy, Mike Rhode


The Beat recommends Gallas' The Poet and the Flea

A Year of Free Comics: in THE POET AND THE FLEA, William Blake faces the macabre by Avery Kaplanhttps://www.comicsbeat.com/a-year-of-free-comics-the-poet-and-the-flea/ In The Poet and the Flea by G. E. Gallas is an ode to the life of poet and painter William Blake in which Blake's life is re-imagined (and given some very sinister elements). [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, William Blake, Blake, Mike Rhode, Gallas, Avery Kaplanhttps, G E Gallas


Continuing John Lewis' "March": Comics to Teach Civic Awareness | Education Series

Continuing John Lewis' "March": Comics to Teach Civic Awareness | Education Series Comic-Con International • Jan 21, 2021 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UyAyFK3tsc   Panelist are...Meryl Jaffe, PhD, educational consultant/author, Worth A Thousand Words: Using Graphic Novels to Teach Visual and Verbal Literacy Talia Hurwich, Doctoral candidate, NYU and author Worth A Thousand Words: Using Graphic Nov...
Tags: Comics, John Lewis, Nyu, Mike Rhode, Meryl Jaffe, Talia Hurwich, RegisteredFred Van Lente, PresidentsRyan Dunlavey, Racial Justice Initiative University of St Thomas


The Post on Batwoman

New Batwoman Javicia Leslie always wanted to be a superhero [in print as New Batwoman Javicia Leslie says she always wanted to be a superhero] David Betancourt Washington Post Jan. 19, 2021 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/01/17/javicia-leslie-batwoman-cw/ Q&A: Javicia Leslie takes on Batwoman role to empower others By Jonathan Landrum Jr.   |   AP Jan. 8, 2021 ...
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Ap, Mike Rhode, David Betancourt, Jonathan Landrum Jr, Javicia Leslie


Malaka Gharib on NPR's covid-19 webcomics

11 Original NPR Comics That Brought Joy, Hope And Help During The Pandemic [comics journalism; webcomics] Malaka Gharib December 23, 2020 https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/12/23/947736370/11-original-npr-comics-that-brought-joy-hope-and-help-during-the-pandemic ...
Tags: Comics, Npr, Mike Rhode, Malaka Gharib


Kal and Wuerker at editorial cartoonist symposium

The untold story of editorial cartoonists Visual artists discuss sensitivities emerging around images, political and otherwise Safdar Abbas Zaidi Express Tribune January 16, 2021 https://tribune.com.pk/story/2280134/the-untold-story-of-editorial-cartoonists [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Kal, Wuerker, Safdar Abbas Zaidi Express Tribune


Sal Buscema art sells for over $100K

Sal Buscema's original cover to 1971's Sub-Mariner No. 35 , featuring the soon-to-be Defenders (Hulk, Silver Surfer and Namor) squaring off against a few assembled Avengers (Iron Man, Goliath and Thor). The artwork was one of two pieces in the Comics & Comic Art event to realize $102,000.  Mr. Buscema lives somewhere in Northern VA. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Northern VA, Mike Rhode, Sal Buscema, Buscema, Defenders Hulk Silver Surfer, Avengers Iron Man Goliath


Jan 24: Cartoonist Paul Merklein Virtually Returns!

Cartoonist Paul Merklein Virtually Returns! Do you like to draw cartoons?  Do you want to meet a cartoonist? Cartoonist (and former resident of Silver Spring MD) Paul Merklein is  virtually visiting public libraries and schools this year, and he will  return to the Fairfax County Public Library in VA on Monday January 25  at 2:00 EST. Meet Paul online and learn how to draw famous cartoon characters!  Win  FREE prizes! Have fun drawing cartoons! Register for Paul's progra...
Tags: Comics, Virginia, Wisconsin, PAUL, Ben, Silver Spring, Mike Rhode, Paul Merklein, Fairfax County Public Library in VA, Arlington Community Centers


Troy-Jeffrey Allen's Machine Girl interview

Interview: Machine Girl Returns in 'Machine Girl & The Space Invaders' Interview by Troy-Jeffrey Allen PREVIEWSworld:  Jan 11, 2021https://www.previewsworld.com/Article/248655-Interview-Machine-Girl-Returns-in-Machine-Girl--The-Space-Invaders [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Troy Jeffrey Allen


That darn Mark Trail

The license to revere [Mark Trail letter]. Chris Siple, ArlingtonWashington Post January 16 2021https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/letters-to-the-editor/readers-critique-the-post-dont-deceive-us-on-the-sixth-great-wave-of-extinction/2021/01/14/5cb60c68-56b7-11eb-a08b-f1381ef3d207_story.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Chris Siple


The Post reviews WandaVision

'WandaVision' on Disney Plus gives Marvel Studios its first true power couple [in print as 'WandaVision' gives Marvel Studios its first true power couple] David Betancourt Washington Post Jan. 16, 2021 p C1-2 https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/01/15/wandavision-disney-plus-marvel-studios/ and here's a Master of Kung Fu article by Betancourt too - Shang-Chi's return to Marvel Comics makes him the center of his own story David Be...
Tags: Post, Comics, Washington Post, Kung Fu, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Betancourt, Mike Rhode, David Betancourt, Shang Chi, Disney Plus


Weldon reviews WandaVision

'WandaVision': The Next Era Of The MCU Will Be Televised   Glen Weldon Pop Culture Happy Hour January 15, 2021 https://www.npr.org/2021/01/15/956446267/wandavision-the-next-era-of-the-mcu-will-be-televised  [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Npr, Vision, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Tom King, MCU, Weldon, Glen Weldon, Mike Rhode, Scarlet Witch


Washington Monthly reviews new Stan Lee biography

Washington Monthly  January/February/March 2021 The Flawed Superhero of Marvel Comics A new book reveals the origin story of Stan Lee, the self-aggrandizing impresario of an entertainment empire. by Jacob Heilbrunn https://washingtonmonthly.com/magazine/january-february-march-2021/the-flawed-superhero-of-marvel-comics/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Washington, Stan Lee, Washington Monthly, Mike Rhode, Jacob Heilbrunn, Flawed Superhero of Marvel Comics


More on Landmark Mall starring in Wonder Woman

Anatomy of a Scene Watch Gal Gadot Fight Crime at the Mall in 'Wonder Woman 1984' By Mekado Murphy Jan. 15, 2021, https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/15/movies/wonder-woman-1984-clip.html The director Patty Jenkins narrates a sequence from her movie, streaming on HBO Max. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mall, Patty Jenkins, Mike Rhode, MEKADO MURPHY, HBO Max


PR: Insight Editions Mid-Winter Sale

This is an advertisement. Insight has been very good about sending us review copies of their books.   Mid-winter sale on InsightEditions.com- we've put on a 35% sitewide discount, with free shipping on orders over $50! This is on our entire list, including our comics world list. 35% off sitewide! - No code needed for discount Free shipping on orders over $5 0 using  code: Freeship  Sale runs now through Monday, January 18th Shop books featuring pop culture i...
Tags: Comics, Harry Potter, Mike Rhode, Freeship Sale


Weldown reviews WandaVision

'WandaVision': The Next Era Of The MCU Will Be Televised Glen Weldon Pop Culture Happy Hour January 15, 2021 https://www.npr.org/2021/01/15/956446267/wandavision-the-next-era-of-the-mcu-will-be-televised  [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Glen Weldon, Mike Rhode


Latest comic in The Lily

Comics  //  Perspective 2020 zapped my creativity. I'm slowly finding my way back to art. When I wasn't producing, I questioned my identity as an artist By Katie Wheeler Read more [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Katie Wheeler


O'Connell's continuing Caniff stories at TCJ

Italian Gallery Offers Digital Access To Caniff Exhibition BY Michael O'Connell Jan 14, 2021 http://www.tcj.com/italian-gallery-offers-digital-access-to-caniff-exhibition/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Connell, Michael O Connell, Mike Rhode, TCJ, Caniff


NPR reviews After the Rain

To Adapt 'After The Rain,' Artists Cross All Kinds Of Boundaries Etelka Lehoczky January 10, 2021 https://www.npr.org/2021/01/10/955072316/to-adapt-after-the-rain-artists-cross-all-kinds-of-boundaries  [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Npr, Mike Rhode


The problems of Wonder Woman's Smithsonian job

Wonder Woman the Museum Worker Is a Less Convincing Disguise Than Clark Kent's Wonder Woman's use of her ancestor's objects as they were intended offers a vision of why museums should exist and continue to keep all these things. by Sanchita Balachandran Hyperallergic January 13 2021  https://hyperallergic.com/613003/wonder-woman-the-museum-worker-is-a-less-convincing-disguise-th...
Tags: Comics, Smithsonian, Clark Kent, Mike Rhode, Sanchita Balachandran


Al Goodwyn's latest cartoon newsletter

Al Goodwyn's latest cartoon newsletter is out. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Al Goodwyn


Esther Kim, former Fantom Comics manager, promoted at BOOM

BOOM! PROMOTES TWO Retail Pedigrees for New Sales and Marketing Leads by Milton Griepp on January 13, 2021 https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/47333/boom-promotes-two [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Fantom Comics, Milton Griepp, Esther Kim


Carolyn Belefski's latest Kickstarter project -- Banana Bandana

Carolyn Belefski's latest Kickstarter project -- Banana Bandana™ -- part of the Make 100 incentive in January (where creators make 100 editions of a thing). We all are required to wear masks in public now, so why not look appealing with a bonafide Banana Bandana™? Lots of fruit symbolism in this humorous wearable art piece that can also be used as a fashion statement to enhance any outfit or Zoom call. Please consider backing the project -- bandanas are $1...
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Carolyn Belefski


A Chat with with Bob Scott, the cartoonist creator of "Bear with Me"

  by Mike Rhode Animator and webcomics artist Bob Scott has nothing to do with the DC-area. In fact, he has only been here as a teenage tourist, as he reveals later on in this interview. However, he's making the rounds to promote his new book, and sent me a very nice email, so why not expand our focus just this once in these odd times? He answered our usual questions, modified somewhat as necessary. First, here's a pocket biography, compiled from Bob's pages at Hermes Press a...
Tags: Facebook, Comics, Interview, Washington Post, Molly, Washington, France, La, Germany, India, Webcomics, Egypt, Animation, Washington Dc, DMV, San Diego


That darn Calvin and Hobbes

Letters to the Editor Opinion Calvin and Hobbes helped bring a little humor to the homily [in print as A little humor in the homily]. Richard L. McCloud , Fredericksburg, Va . Washington Post Jan. 11, 2021 https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/letters-to-the-editor/calvin-and-hobbes-helped-bring-a-little-humor-to-the-homily/2021/01/10/5bfaee04-4ecb-11eb-a1f5-fdaf28cfca90_story.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Calvin, Hobbes, Mike Rhode, Richard L McCloud, Fredericksburg Va Washington Post


Robin Ha makes top 10 in 2021 Great Graphic Novels for Teens

The whole list is at 2021 Great Graphic Novels for Teens http://www.ala.org/yalsa/2021-great-graphic-novels-teens [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Robin Ha


Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "Congratulations, Mr. President"

From DC's anarchist cartoonist Mike Flugennock... "Congratulations, Mr. President" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=3117 You know the thing... but first, the Democrats are going to take one more crack at impeaching Trump for a cheap-ass little crime which they themselves weren't complicit in, and give themselves a chance to bitch  and moan on TV about the Chud Army "impeding democracy" n'shit —  because even when they "win", the Democrats are a bunch of cryin'  loser bitch...
Tags: Comics, Trump, Mastodon, Melania Trump, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock, Chud Army


Tom King on the coup attempt

Comic Folk React To What The Hell Is Going On In America Right Now   January 6, 2021 | by Rich Johnston https://bleedingcool.com/comics/comic-folk-react-america/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, America, Tom King, Mike Rhode, Rich Johnston


DC's DC writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson interviewed

Phillip Kennedy Johnson Was Hired By DC For 5G – But Not On Superman   January 1, 2021 | by Rich Johnston https://bleedingcool.com/comics/phillip-kennedy-johnson-was-hired-by-dc-for-5g-but-not-on-superman/ Phillip Kennedy Johnson Talks Future State Superman And Alien  Dec 21, 2020 wordballoon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0UMjBDddzg Phil...
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Rich Johnston, Phillip Kennedy Johnson, Philip K Johnson Talks DC