Action Lab Urges Boycott Of Own Comics, Calls Critics "Over Zealous Nut Jobs" [Updated w/ Statement]

In response to that criticism, Action Lab's main Twitter account first tweeted: just a few hours later, the company's Danger Zone imprint Twitter account went on the offensive, tweeting (and soon deleting):'s unusual for a comic book publisher to urge the protest or boycott of its own comics, and it seems unlikely that calling their[...]

Time Warner Partners With Snapchat For Original Programming

For a network, this can help get your advertising message out there in a short period of time and for a relatively small budget: The Wall Street Journal reports that some episodes cost less than $6000 to produce.This isn't Snap's first venture into original content: earlier this year, Snap premiered Boycott, a scripted comedy from[...]

SNL Takes Boycotting Donald Trump To An Extreme For Snapchat

Saturday Night Live has just unveiled their first Snapchat short called Boycott The first SNL Stories was written by Chris Kelly, Sarah Schneider and Aidy Bryant and stars Bryant and Beck Bennett as a young couple trying to boycott products associated with Donald Trump, but it's far more products than they thought Bobby Moynihan also[...]

Boycotting Marvel Comics: What Are We Willing To Risk To Make A Point?

However, this customer manages to convince thousands of other customers that the milk price is too high and they should boycott the store The movement gains momentum and before long the boycott is huge.The boycott begins to hurt the bottom line of the store, and upper management is starting to get annoyed about it[...]

French Publishers To Boycott Angoulême Unless Changes Are Made

After a number of embarrassing events in recent weeks, a conglomerate of large and small publishers have called for the Angoulême festival to undergo a radical overhaul supervised by someone appointed by the Minister of Culture. In a statement released yesterday, 41 comic book publishers announced that they have decided not to participate next year if a change […]

Over 3000 Sign Petition To Revoke Adam Baldwin's Invite To Supernova Over #Gamergate

For many, Adam Baldwin is Jayne from Firefly. Which is why he's been invited to Supernova Fan Expo in Australia, knitted hat and all. However a number of those who object to his support for the #Gamergate controversy are trying to get him uninvited, with a petition. In one specific instance, Baldwin directly linked to videos that […]

The Orson Scott Card Story Is Not Going Away – Firing Petition Tops 6,000

Here's a few prominent examples of the commentary being generated.Ben Bates, The GuttersMartha Thomase, ComicMix If one doesn’t like a creator’s politics, one is free to institute a personal boycott I, for one, stopped buying Revlon products when I didn’t like what Perlman did to Marvel I don’t buy Domino’s pizza[...]

Campaign To Get Orson Scott Card Fired From Superman Begins

What if Jack Chick wrote Superman? Courtesy of Kat Rocha.So, yesterday I wrote an article in response to requests I'd had to promote an organised campaign to boycott DC, Superman and to get Orson Scott Card fired off the Superman Adventures book for being an anti-gay marriage activist and holding virulent homphobic views.Instead I wrote[...]

Steve Bissette Calls For Action Against Marvel Over Jack Kirby Case

And in doing so has called on a boycott for anyone buying work based on anything created or co-created by Jack Kirby at Marvel.So he's created a veritable manifesto for change, first on Facebook, then collated on his website, and answering his considerable critics in which he points out he is continually paid by DC[...]