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The five most-read stories yesterday
- After Twenty-Six Years, DC Comics Rumoured to Close Vertigo
- The Biggest, Baddest Spoilers for Tomorrow's Walking Dead #192
- 'Animal Kingdom' & 'Sons of Anarchy': SAMCRO/Cody Crossover [Opinion]
- Sugar Pine 7 Announced Their Channel Has Been Canceled
- The Walking Dead Comic Will Lose a Familiar Name Tomorrow With #192 (No Spoilers)
- New Comic Book Day
- DIE: Fantasy Heartbreaker Signing with Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans, Gosh Comics, 6-7pm. Signing and launching brand new bookplate edition.
- Kurt Zauer signing at Chimera's Comics, La Grange, Illinois. 4-7pm
- Comics Course, MindNation, Cairo, Egypt, 2pm
- Black Cat Launch Party and Sale, Justin's Comics, St. Charles, Missouri, Noon-8pm,
And a happy birthday to:
- Ed Catto, co-founder of The Bonfire Agency.
- David Gallaher, co-creator of High Moon, Box 13 and The Only Living Boy.
- Dave Lanphear, comic book letterer.
- Mark Rahner, author of The Twilight Zone, Vampirella, Army of Darkness, Warlord of Mars, Dejah Thoris and more.
- Glenn Arseneau of The Price and Greyman.
- Don Ventura, comic book reviewer.
- Richard Neal, owner of Zeus Comics in Dallas, Texas and co-creator of the Variants webseries.