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The 5 most-read stories yesterday
- "Smash Bros." Community Harasses A 15-Year-Old Girl For Beating a Pro
- "The Nevers": Joss Whedon Signals Start on Upcoming HBO Sci-Fi Drama
- The Punisher Has Words For Police Who Use His Skull Logo (#13 Spoilers)
- "The Walking Dead": AMC Issues Statement on Comic Book Ending
- As DC Knocks Back MAD Magazine, Marvel Revives CRAZY
- Doom Slayer Figure Fully Revealed by McFarlane Toys
- Stephen Green signing Sea of Stars at Neighborhood Comics, 1 pm, Savannah, Georgia
- Florida Supercon– Miami, until Sunday.
- Anime Expo – Los Angeles, until Sunday.
- InConJunction – Indianapolis until Sunday.
- Anime Midwest – Rosemont, Illinois until Sunday.
- Montreal Comic Con – Montreal, Quebec until Sunday.
And a happy birthday to:
- John Byrne, creator of Next Men, Danger Unlimited, Alpha Flight, writer/artist on X-Men, Namor, Fantastic Four, She-Hulk, Wonder Woman, and much more.
- Eric Fein, writer/editor for Marvel Comics on Spider-Man.
- Michael Tierney, creator of Wild Stars, owner of The Comic Book Store and Collector's Edition in Little Rock.
- Katherine Collins, cartoonist, creator of Neil The Horse.
- Tony Franco, cartoonist on Marvel Star Line, creator of Liberteria strip.
- Christy Marx, creator of Sisterhood of Steel, writer on Conan, Red Sonja, and Elfquest.
- Joe Zabel, artist on American Splendor.
- Chuck Fiala, artist on Stanley And His Monster, Bugs Bunny, Cool World, Adolescent Radioactive Black Belt Hamsters.
- Stan Timmons, artist on Alien Nation.
- Louis Paradis, comics creator on Titanic, Sextant, Bambou, Jet.
- Terry Mayo, writer and creator of The Wicked Righteous.
- Lance Roger Axt, creator of Titanium Rain.