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Steve Bell Under Fire for Latest Guardian Cartoon

Steve Bell, Under Fire, for Latest Guardian Cartoon

Earlier this year, a Labour MP posted in disgust that Steve Bell was being dropped by the Guardian newspaper over accusations of racism and anti-Semitism in his cartoons Which was news to Steve Bell, who has been regular cartoonist at the Guardian since I was a toddler Instead, Bell cited already announced staff cuts at[...]

If&#8230 Steve Bell Continues as a Guardian Cartoonist

If… Steve Bell Continues as a Guardian Cartoonist?

Steve Bell, 2016 Labour Party Conference[/caption]Last week, Bleeding Cool reported on former Labour MP Chris Williamson's claims that longstanding political cartoonist Steve Bell had been sacked from the Guardian newspaper because his views were too out of kilter for the newspaper This was picked up by a number of political websites who proceeded to claim[...]

Guardian Newspaper Drops Cartoonist Steve Bell After 40 Years

Guardian Newspaper Drops Cartoonist Steve Bell After 40 Years

His cartoon strip in The Guardian newspaper 'If...' was what I turned to first in the paper my parents bought twice a week Collections at birthdays helped me catch up with what I missed His Margaret Thatcher was my Margaret Thatcher, eventually, his John Major was my John Major, until I started to work out[...]

DC Comics Takes The Knee For Juneteenth

DC Comics Takes The Knee For Juneteenth

Art from DC.[/caption]The artwork showed a number of Black DC Comics characters taking the knee or posing with the Black Power salute, including Green Lantern, Rocket, Amanda Waller, Hardware, Bumblebee, Aqualad, Icon, The Signal, Black Manta, Mister Terrific, Black Lightning, Superman Of Earth 23, Static, Guardian, Doctor Mid-Nite, Lucius Fox, Bronze Tiger, Vixen, Tyroc, Steel,[...]



Supergirl Season 4 Episode 16 The House of L: Too Rushed Comp-Lex for Own Good [SPOILER REVIEW]

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 16 "The House of L": Too Rushed, "Comp-Lex" for Own Good [SPOILER REVIEW]

Ben Bray directed the episode with story by Gabriel Llanas and teleplay by Katie Rose Rogers & Brooke Pohl. CW’s Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/J’onn J’onzz, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Brainiac-5, Sam Witwer as Ben Lockwood/Agent Liberty, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer, and April Parker Jones as Colonel Lauren Haley. Greg Berlanti, Jessica Queller, Robert Rovner,[...]

Supergirl Season 4 Episode 15 O Brother Where Art Thou: Cryers Lex Is the Serum the Series Needed [SPOILER REVIEW]

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 15 "O Brother, Where Art Thou?": Cryer's Lex Is the Serum the Series Needed [SPOILER REVIEW]

Tawnia Mckiernan directed the episode written by Derek Simon & Nicki Holcomb. [caption id="attachment_1000601" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Supergirl -- "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" -- Image Number: SPG415a_0425b.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian and Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl -- Photo: Sergei Bachlakov/The CW -- © 2019 The CW Network, LLC[...]


Supergirl Season 4 Episode 14 Stand and Deliver Puts The Meta in Metaphor [SPOILER REVIEW]

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 14 "Stand and Deliver" Puts The "Meta" in "Metaphor" [SPOILER REVIEW]

Tawnia Mckiernan directed the episode written by Derek Simon & Nicki Holcomb. CW's Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/J’onn J’onzz, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Brainiac-5, Sam Witwer as Ben Lockwood/Agent Liberty, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer,[...]



Supergirl Season 3: 15 Photos and a Synopsis for the Season Finale

Supergirl Season 3: 15 Photos and a Synopsis for the Season Finale

All Rights Reserved.[/caption][caption id="attachment_866251" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Supergirl -- "Battles Lost And Won" -- Image Number: SPG323a_0074.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Mehcad Brooks as Guardian, Amy Jackson as Imra Ardeen/Saturn Girl,Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl, Chris Wood as Mon-El, Erica Durance as Alura Zor-El and Chyler Leigh as Alex -- Photo: Katie Yu/The CW -- © 2018 The[...]

Supergirl Season 3 Episode 21 Recap: Not Kansas

Supergirl Season 3, Episode 21 Recap: Not Kansas

Guardian steps in and saves a cop from a shooter during a potential bank robbery only to find out the weapon used is from a DEO design James and J'onn visit the manufacturer and they learn that they make a non-military hunting version that might have been modified by a bump stock to act like[...]

Supergirl Season 3: The DEO is Having Gun Control Issues

Supergirl Season 3: The DEO is Having Gun Control Issues

The episode is called 'Not Kansas', and while the end of the previous episode showed Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) about to fight Reign (Odette Annable), all the promotional material coming out focuses on Kara deciding on going to Argo City and what the DEO and Guardian (Mehcad Brooks) has to do while she is gone.. or[...]

Supergirl Season 3 Episode 19 Recap: The Fanatical

Supergirl Season 3, Episode 19 Recap: The Fanatical

James follows in the private elevator where it turns out he keeps his Guardian suit in a special compartment that opens with his thumbprint and voice command of "Coltrane" He goes after the car they're using to get away and forces them to stop with a neat gadget that clamps onto a tire He chases[...]

Supergirl Season 3: 16 New Images from The Fanatical

Supergirl Season 3: 16 New Images from 'The Fanatical'

There are quite a bit of story spoilers in the images, so don't go any further if you don't want to know....Here is the synopsis for 'The Fanatical': JAMES CONSIDERS UNMASKING AS GUARDIAN -- When Tanya (guest star Nesta Cooper), a disciple of Coville's, escapes from what's left of his cult, she gives Kara (Melissa Benoist)[...]

Supergirl Season 3: New Synopsis Suggests Guardian-Focused Episode

Supergirl Season 3: New Synopsis Suggests Guardian-Focused Episode

Looking through the official photos I have of Mehcad Brooks for Supergirl season 3, I noticed that there are more of him on the phone than in his Guardian suit I think James Olsen is a good character on the show and I like what Brooks does with the role, but he just doesn't seem to[...]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan Critic And Aspiring Creator

What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan, Critic, And Aspiring Creator

On August 28th, 1917, Jacob Kurtzberg was born in Manhattan. He was born to a pair of Austrian Jewish immigrants. He took to drawing quickly, starting in comic strips in 1936, and, in 1940, he teamed up with Joe Simon to create Captain America and Bucky Barnes. It's weird to think that a man born […]