Injustice: Gods Amongst Us Comic Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia

DC Comics Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia

But now it could be synonymous with a very different crime indeed.The police have raided nine properties and charged ten people, saying that the drugs are believed to have been coming to Australia from southern California They seized three kilos of crystal meth, and are believed to have smuggled $700,000 worth of drugs through mail[...]

Narcos: Mexico: Diego Luna, Scoot McNairy Return for Season 2

Netflix's Narcos: Mexico has locked in two important names for the Narcos companion series, with Diego Luna (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) and Scoot McNairy (True Detective) set to return for the show's second season. Luna returns as Félix Gallardo, the leader of the Guadalajara Cartel and founder of the modern Mexican drug trade. McNairy's […]

HBO Greenlights Zendaya Teen Drama Series 'Euphoria' from EPs Drake and Future the Prince

Adapted from the Israeli series of the same name, the project is described as the story of drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love, and friendship all told by a lying, drug-addicted 17-year-old girl named Rue (Zendaya) Written by Levinson and with a pilot directed by Augustine Frizzell, the series also lists Drake and DJ/producer Future the Prince as[...]

Narcos Season 4 Adds Ant-Man's Michael Peña, Rogue One's Diego Luna

As Netflix's Narcos readies its fourth season mission to Mexico to tackle the Guadalajara cartel, it's enlisting some big screen heavy hitters in the form of Ant-Man's Michael Peña and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story's Diego Luna for the show's new season. Created and produced by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro; with Eric […]

Mile High Comics Sells A Warehouse Thanks To Marijuana Laws

Mile High Comics, the comic book back issue dealer supreme, is selling its Colorado warehouse. And its owner Chuck Rozanski puts it down to the legal marijuana economy increasing property prices so much. After owning the building for 29 years, Rozanski has recently discovered the listing price of the building as almost $1.6 million. Which is even […]

Superman Kills With Ecstasy?

It's a long time since Superman promoted dangerous narcotics, even tangentially. We may be more familiar with his battles with Nick O'Teen. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qW65xwXbB9Y[/youtube] The British media is reporting that three men have died, and another is at serious risk, after taking a tainted batch of ecstasy, made in the shape of the Superman shield, one taken […]

Boris Johnson On Drugs On The Daily Show

This is Boris Johnson, Mayor of London on drugs A couple of classic quotes; "Yes, cannabis is dangerous, but no more than other perfectly legal drugs It's time for a rethink, and the Tory party - the funkiest, most jiving party on Earth - is where it's happening.""I can't remember what my line on drugs is[...]

Florida Comic Store Owner Arrested On Suspicion Of Dealing Illegal Substances

A Pensacola comic book store owner, Michael Lewis of Rocket Comics has been arrested by local police, as is being held at the Escambia County Jail on an $11,000 bond. It is claimed that several bags of "illegal spice" or synthetic cannabis and the means to make it were seized. Two years ago, Lewis was […]

The Drugs Dealer Who Fell Foul Of His Comic Book Addiction

I once heard about a certain comic book executive at a certain comic book publisher who, during the nineties cover speculation boom, would get extra copies of the publisher's rare variant covers printed, and then trade them with a drugs dealer of their acquaintance for copious amounts of narcotics for the executive and their friends.The[...]

When The Incredible Hulk Sold Drugs

Don't make him angry. You wouldn't like it when a cocaine user is angry. The Coventry Telegraph reports in the run up to the Christmas season, one fellow taking the initiative and dressing up at the Incredible Hulk to sell cocaine on the streets of Coventry. "Scott Anderson… of Hewitt Avenue, Radford, Coventry was drunk […]

Captain America Cannabis Seized In San Diego

US federal agents, working with Mexican counterparts seized seventeen tonnes of marijuana earlier this week, as attempts were made to smuggle the haul through two 400 yard long tunnels under the border between San Diego and Tijuana. After visiting Tijuana a couple of times while attending San Diego Comic Con… yeah. And in true All-American […]

When Your Comic Book Dealer… Is Also Your Dealer

The connection between drugs and comic books has been much covered over the years, from the topic and inspiration of many a Fabulous Furry Freak Brother, to hallucinagenic experimentation behind some of the more mind bending Vertigo/Vertigoesque titles to the concentration enhancing variety that sped through much of the Image titles Indeed one comic creator/exec[...]

Meth Dealer Addicted… To Comic Books

Bleeding Cool reported on this case a year and a half ago, about 40 year old Aaron Castro charged with methamphetamine dealing and weapons charged who is also accused of money laundering by investing in comic books.But rather than a clever way to legitimise the money he was earning illegally, it seems to have been[...]