2017



Spelling Bee R-E-W-I-N-D: A Look Back at the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

From there, winners advance to local levels usually sponsored by newspapers, community organizations and universities; with those local winners travelling to Washington, D.C., to compete in the National Finals.Ahead of next week's 91st Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, here's a look back to 2017 and at how the 291 spelling champs from across the country and around[...]

ABC's Fall 2018-2019 Schedule: Alec Baldwin Talk Show, Friday Comedy Block Returns and More

As the networks, channels and streaming services continue to razzle-dazzle Madison Avenue ad execs with upfront presentations, ABC unveiled their Fall 2018-19 schedule. With 10 half-hour comedy series on their slate, the network continues to lead the broadcast networks when it comes to comedy; and that includes revisiting some older initiatives. ABC is reopening their Friday […]

[2018 Westminster Dog Show] A Look Back at 2017's Best in Show!

As part of Bleeding Cool's never-ending mission to cover every corner of the pop culture universe — and because we have an unwavering love for dogs — we'll be live-blogging the 142nd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Monday, February 12th and Tuesday, February 13th from 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. ET; with the […]

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The Weekly Static s01e21: TV's Top 5 Screw-Ups of 2017

We'll be getting back to the regular The Weekly Static grind next week; but this week, we're wrapping up 2017 in a pretty little bow with a look back at the five biggest television screw-ups from the past year From corporate censorship and questionable career choices to really bad hair days and a disappointing Today,[...]

Amazon Releases What We Streamed, Downloaded in 2017

[caption id="attachment_476682" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Amazon[/caption]At this time of year, there are three things you can be sure of: you'll probably still be writing "2017" for three more weeks; you've rationalized away at least one New Year's resolution; and that you'll be inundated with a ton of "Best/Worst of 2017" lists and other year-end posts[...]

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The Top 5 Marvel Screw-Ups of 2017

And just like during DC's Very Stupid Year, if there were a single-purpose website keeping track of all of Marvel's blunders this year, it would have been constantly set to "zero." Even Marvel stalwart "The Great One" Brian Michael Bendis fled the company in 2017 (an honorable mention on this list).It's hard to distill all[...]

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Comic Store in Your Future: Be Like the Millenium Falcon in 2018

Rod Lamberti of Rodman Comics writes weekly for Bleeding Cool. Find previous columns here.2017 is almost over Looking back, what did I think? As a comic store owner in Ankeny, Iowa, here is what 2017 looked like to me.Marvel, oh, Marvel — what went wrong? A lot 2017 was the lost year for Marvel Leadership not leading[...]


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Thought Bubble Debut: Hex Girlfriend #1 By Mr Picto

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

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Thought Bubble Debut: Gender-Flipped 'Fem Fatales' For A Good Cause

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]



Thought Bubble Debut: Self Care And Vegetables By Rozi Hathaway

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

Thought Bubble Debut: The Girl And The Glim By India Swift And Michael Doig

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

Thought Bubble Debut: O Infante by Daniela Viçoso

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

Thought Bubble Debut: Mega Robo Bros Vol 2: Mega Robo Rumble By Neill Cameron

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

Thought Bubble Debut: Pollquest: Campaign 1 By Luke Hyde

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that takes place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

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Thought Bubble Debut: Dead Queen Detectives Colouring Book

We've been taking a look at new books and comics coming out at the upcoming Thought Bubble Comics Festival, a week-long celebration of creativity and comics that tales place in Leeds in the north of England. The festival culminates in a weekend-long comic con on September 23rd-24th. Taking over a fair part of the city […]

Alisa Kwitney Launches Future Echoes By Al Davison And Yen Quach At Thought Bubble

Because even though no one’s lived in this place for over a century, he’s not alone anymore.Future Echoes will be released in 2017 in three digital chapters before being collected in print. Its first issue is out today, with subsequent issues coming on the 10th October and the 14th November, with the collection officially published on the[...]