Think of me instead as a watchman

Rereading Earth X by Alex Ross, Jim Krueger, John Paul Leon and Bill Reinhold. In the quarter-century since the Dark Age of comics and the graphic novel revolution, my tastes have changed. Realism is no longer something I look for. Superheroes are pretty much played out. The whole seriousness that I demanded from comics, that … Continue reading

The Alan Moore plagiarism scandal

The Alan Moore trolls – every comments section has one – have got their schtick pretty much down by now. He never created a character in his life. He doesn’t want other people doing Watchmen but he made Peter Pan’s Wendy do Alice in Wonderland. He supports Occupy wearing V masks which is hypocritical because … Continue reading