The Daily LITG, New Year's Day 2020, Happy Birthday Mimi Yoon

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. And welcome to 2020. Why Marvel has a comic coming out called Iron Man 2020 and not, say, 2020 Vision is beyond me.

The 10 most-read stories yesterday

  1. Mark Millar On Why Revealing Superman's Secret Identity is a Bad Idea – And Why He Revealed Spider-Man's.
  2. Erik Larsen Says Colorist Who Poorly Recolored Marvel Comics Presents #48 Cover Should Be Killed
  3. Ubisoft Releases The "Just Dance 2020" Song List
  4. The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full
  5. Rumor: Could LEGO Have Leaked Characters For "Marvel's Avengers"?
  6. Readers Criticise Marvel Comics For Shoe-Horning Racial Politics Into Silver Surfer
  7. Jim Shooter Would Like To Be Told When A Male Character Is Having A Baby – The Jim Shooter Files
  8. Diamond Confirms DC Comics' 5G
  9. The Mandalorian Gets a New Wave of Funko Pop Vinyls
  10. Ninja Deleted Promotional Tweet For Sneakers After Controversy

One year ago…

  1. Timeless Season 3: Rescue Mission Strong! Here's What You Can Do!
  2. Miles Morales to Revisit Infamous Spider-Man Story in Champions #1 (SPOILERS)
  3. Marvel's Conan The Barbarian Will Tell the Story Of His Death
  4. Hindus Call For Apology From Marvel Over Uncanny X-Men #5
  5. Reaper Miniatures Announces new Bones: Black Series

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

Happening today…

And a happy birthday to…

The Daily LITG, New Year's Day 2020, Happy Birthday

  • Mimi Yoon, comics artist on Judge Anderson, Powerpuff Girls.
  • Sanford Greene, artist on Power Man & Iron Fist, Sonic The Hedgehog, Wonder Girl, The Incidentals.
  • Walter Antonio McDaniel, artist on Deadpool, Wolverine, Deathlok, Spider-Man, and Batman. Founder of Red Dragon Media in China.
  • Comics journalist Giovanni Aria.
  • Manuel Monari, employee at Pop Store, Bologna.
  • Eric Nguyen, artist on X, Stormwatch: Team Achilles, Strange Girl, InFamous

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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