The Daily LITG, 2nd of May 2019 – Happy Birthday, Liam Sharp

Welcome to the mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Oh and it's Liam Sharp's birthday – amongst many other people. I really am enjoting his Green Lantern right now – but is it me or did Grant Morrison swipe Neil Gaiman's Doctor Who a bit yesterday?

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Happening today:

And a happy birthday to:

  • Liam Sharp, artist on The Green Lantern, co-creator of Bloodseed.
  • Scott Rosenberg of Platinum Studios.
  • Onrie Kompan, creator of the Yi Soon Shin Trilogy, MARX, and #1500ComicBookBattle.
  • Lorenzo Ruggiero, Marvel Comics inker.
  • Sean Howe, comic book industry journalist, author of Marvel Comics: The Untold Story.
  • Cory Levine, writer of Bowery Boys.
  • Andy Winter, co-creator of Hero Killers, publisher of Moonface Comics.
  • Ryan Brown of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
  • Howard Cruse, founder of Gay Comix, creator of Stuck Rubber Baby.
  • Glenn Herdling, former Editorial Director of Marvel's Custom Publishing, writer of Namor The Sub-Mariner, Wizard Entertainment's Director of Business Development and publisher of thir Black Bull comics line.
  • Jerry Scott, co-creator of Baby Blues and Zits

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Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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