The Daily LITG, 17th January 2020, Happy Birthday Tom Brevoort

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The 10 most-read stories yesterday

  1. Hal Jordan to Get a Brand New Green Lantern Lantern in Season 2
  2. Gundam Exia Figure is Releasing Soon from Bandai
  3. More A4: Empyre with a Y Covers Reveal X-Men Tie-in, Wolverine and Spidey in Fantastic Four
  4. "Psych 2: Lassie Come Home": Shawn & Gus Are On the Case [IMAGE]
  5. Chris Claremont Joins Dawn of X, Reunites with Brent Anderson for God Loves, Man Kills Extended Edition
  6. DC Announces Catwoman 80th-Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular #1 with All-Star Lineup for $9.99
  7. 'Everything Happened' – Including the Proposal to Barbara Gordon – as Nightwing #68 Gets Closer to Dick Grayson
  8. Marvel Editors Confirm "Big X-Men Crossover," More X-Books, and New Class of X-Kids for 2020
  9. "Umbrella Academy" Spaceboy Gets a New Statue from Dark Horse
  10. LATE: Doom Patrol, Inferior Five and More

One year ago…

  1. Lagertha has Been Through Hell [Again] in New 'Vikings' s5e18 Photos
  2. Could Destiny 3 Go Full MMO Now Bungie is Free of Activision?
  3. When Salvador Larroca Trash Talks His Colourists…
  4. Black Adam Rips Apart Stars And Stripes in New Doomsday Clock Cover
  5. What All Angela Fans Have Been Waiting For – Asgardians Of The Galaxy #5 (Spoilers)

And the 100 most-read stories of 2019 right here.

Happening today…

  • Albuquerque Comic Con, Albuquerque Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM, until Sunday.
  • Book launch for Airport Love Theme with Contact series artists and writers, Contact is a new series of books commissioned from open call, guest edited by Hannah Black and published by Book Works. Doomsday Gossip by Momtaza Mehri and Bad Practice by Derica Shields are forthcoming in 2020. PEER, 97-99 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London,  7-9pm.

And a happy birthday to…

By Luigi Novi, CC BY 3.0
  • Tom Brevoort, Marvel Senior Vice President of Publishing, Executive Editor
  • Ann Nocenti, writer on Marvel Comics Presents, Seeds, co-creator of Typhoid Mary, Blackheart, Longshot, Mojo, and Spiral.
  • Dale Lazarov, graphic novelist
  • Tony Bedard, co-creator of Negation and Retro Rocket, writer on Exiles, Supergirl, Blue Beetle, Green Lantern.
  • D.J. Coffman, creator of Hero By Night
  • Renaldo Matadeen, comics journalist
  • Preston Lindsay, comics colourist
  • Rachelle Atkinson, comics colourist
  • Joan Mosher, Manager/Owner at Morning Star Comics and Games
  • Francis Portela, comic inker on Legion, Black Panther, Batman, Trinity Of Sin.
  • Lashawn Colvin, creator of Beautiful Soldiers comic

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Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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