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HBO Backstories: "Watchmen" (Image: HBO)
Directed by Ivan Dixon and animated by Studio Showoff, here's a look at HBO Backstories: Watchmen (and prepare your feels for a heavy boot-kick of emotions with this one): Bleeding Cool's Watchmen Reviews: A Look-Back Bleeding Cool praised how powerful the Nicole Kassell (Castle Rock)-directed series premiere "It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice" was (review[...]
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So this is the true story of why I left the cosplay community… You may want to put your seatbelt on, because this story is going to get a little bumpy. Now, if you're unaware, cosplay is a hobby where people dress up as in costumes, generally of characters from comics or movies or tv shows, and[...]
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All of these are offensive. At conventions, Halloween costume rules of general consumption still apply: if it's an outfit of a real culture, profession, or something/someone who caused people pain and suffering… probably don't wear it in public (or better yet, at all). This goes hand-in-hand with the "debate" of  "going blackface" or painting your skin a[...]