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Three Ideas From Third Eye Comics to Stay In Business

Three Ideas From Third Eye Comics to Stay In Business

Third Eye Comics is a small comic store chain in Maryland And they have a number of ways they are fighting back during the coronavirus pandemic shutdown As a comic book store, they were offering curbside pickups until the state shut that down So they tried something else.[caption id="attachment_1188362" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Third Eye Comics and[...]

The Boondocks: Sony Pictures Animation Creator Aaron McGruder Bringing Back Animated Series

"The Boondocks": Sony Pictures Animation, Creator Aaron McGruder Bringing Back Animated Series

Taking the stage on Wednesday to reveal a slate of new animated television and film projects, Sony Pictures Animation vice presidents Katie Baron and Kevin Noel finally confirmed what had been rumbling around as a rumor for some time now: Sony Pictures Television and original creator Aaron McGruder are bringing back The Boondocks.[caption id="attachment_1045977" align="alignnone"[...]

Nerd Food: Bubble Tea from Tea-Do in Ellicott City

Nerd Food: Bubble Tea from Tea-Do in Ellicott City

Bubble tea is impossibly popular right now. From kiosks in the mall selling the delicious drink to kiosks in Disney World, you can find bubble tea almost everywhere now. In Baltimore (and the surrounding areas) alone there are dozens of tea shops. One such place is Tea-Do in Ellicott City! I played it safe and […]

Can You Spell It in a Sentence Bleeding Cools 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee Live-Blog

Can You Spell It in a Sentence? Bleeding Cool's 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee Live-Blog!

[caption id="attachment_857459" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Scripps National Spelling Bee[/caption]When a record-breaking 516 champion spellers (ages 8 to 15, from all 50 states and around the world) descended upon National Harbor, Maryland, for the 91st Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, they were doing it for two reasons: to see who has the strongest “word fu” when[...]

How to Help Out the Flood Victims in Old Ellicott City Maryland

How to Help Out the Flood Victims in Old Ellicott City, Maryland

Longtime readers of my articles probably noticed I write a lot about Old Ellicott City, located in Howard County, Maryland This past weekend the cozy little town was destroyed by flash floods.https://twitter.com/jemillerwbal/status/1001091398261723136https://twitter.com/jemillerwbal/status/1000903523729657856https://twitter.com/jemillerwbal/status/1000881003769028610https://twitter.com/wbaltv11/status/1000879059432177665As you can see, the city sustained devastating loss and damage[...]

This Is Spelling There Are Rules: The A-Z of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee

This Is Spelling; There Are Rules: The A-Z of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee

[caption id="attachment_851599" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Scripps National Spelling Bee[/caption]When a record-breaking 516 champion spellers (ages 8 to 15, from all 50 states and around the world) descend upon National Harbor, Maryland, for the 91st Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, they’re doing it for two reasons: to see who has the strongest “word fu” when the dust settles[...]

Bleeding Cools Media Guide to the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee

Bleeding Cool's Media Guide to the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee

[caption id="attachment_851599" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Scripps National Spelling Bee[/caption]When a record-breaking 516 champion spellers (ages 8 to 15, from all 50 states and around the world) descend upon National Harbor, Maryland, for the 91st Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, they're doing it for two reasons: to see who has the strongest "word fu" when the dust[...]

May the 4th Celebration in Old Ellicott City Maryland: Photos

May the 4th Celebration in Old Ellicott City, Maryland: Photos

This past Friday, May the 4th, I ventured out to Old Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland As reported earlier, the town was getting ready for a big Star Wars event, with themed food, cosplayers, and more! The event itself drew a few hundred people into the historic little town, which is an impressive feat[...]

A May the Fourth Event Fit for All Maryland Jedi and Sith

A May the Fourth Event Fit for All Maryland Jedi and Sith!

Over in Howard County, Maryland, Old Ellicott City is getting ready for their biggest galactic event thus far!Old Ellicott City will transform into a rebel base in honor of everyone’s favorite movie series This family friends Star Wars event will benefit Make A Wish Foundation and Voices for Children!At Little Market Cafe outside on the courtyards: Kids Costume[...]

Nerd Food: Black Flag Brewing Companys Saved by the Bell Beer

Nerd Food: Black Flag Brewing Company's Saved by the Bell Beer

Obviously I'm not alone, as Black Flag Brewing Company, located in Columbia, Maryland, released a limited edition Saved by the Bell beer just for St Patrick's Day!I checked it out last Friday during the brewery's St Paddy's Day '90s Party, and I'm glad I did The brewery is beautiful -- it's brand new, impeccably clean,[...]

Nerd Food: Rice Balls And Dragon Ball Z Marble Soda At Matcha Time Cafe

Nerd Food: Rice Balls And Dragon Ball Z Marble Soda At Matcha Time Cafe

I love Japanese food. Natto, okonomiyaki, sushi, and onigiri are just some of my favorite Japanese foods. I know how to cook and prepare a fair number of these myself, but sometimes I just wanna go out and have a nice sit down meal somewhere. Down in Old Ellicot City, MD lies a hidden gem. […]

Arcade Chaser: Sportland In Ocean City Maryland – Tickets Galore

Arcade Chaser: Sportland In Ocean City, Maryland – Tickets Galore!

Ocean City, Maryland is a popular tourist spot in the Delmarva area Millions of people flock to the beach every summer to enjoy the waves, the food, and of course, the boardwalk On said boardwalk is a number of attractions, ranging from carnival rides, a museum, a haunted house, and arcades.There's a few arcades scattered[...]

Third Eye Comics Shows Off Brand New Store

Third Eye Comics Shows Off Brand New Store

On Friday, July 7th, Third Eye Comics in Annapolis, MD held a preview night for select guests to check out the new store on 209 Chinquapin Round Rd. According to store owner Steve Anderson, 80 out of 100 Golden Ticket holders came, and the first 50 of said guests event got a sweet Third Eye […]

Free Comic Book Day 2015 At Collectors Corner &#8211 The Documentary

Free Comic Book Day 2015 At Collectors Corner – The Documentary

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHM48oRe9QQ[/youtube]Randy Myers of Collectors Corner, of Maryland, writes,Free Comic Book Day at Collectors Corner this year was even smoother and more exciting than last year, with our first fan lining up at 8:00 PM on Thursday evening.By 1:00 AM Friday over 20+ People were waiting in line[...]


Storm At Diamond Comic Distributors

Storm At Diamond Comic Distributors

America has weather again, it seems.And so, because of a severe winter storm, Diamond Comic Distributor's Home Office in Hunt Valley, Maryland is closed today, though expected to reopen tomorrow.Also, direct ships from Diamond's Olive Branch have similarly been affected and will not ship today.So if your retailer is on the phone looking rather frazzled,[...]

Diamond Comic Distributors Moves From Timonium To Hunt Valley

Diamond Comic Distributors Moves From Timonium To Hunt Valley

1966 Greenspring Drive, Suite 300. Timonium, MD 21093. A familiar address for customers of Diamond Comic Distributors. Greenspring. Timonium. Such lovely, light, refreshing words to curl your tongue around. But now we're going to have to confront, harsher, scarier words, like Hunt and York. Because at the end of the month, Diamond is moving its […]

The Road To Free Comic Book Day: Third Eye Comics Of Annapolis Maryland

The Road To Free Comic Book Day: Third Eye Comics Of Annapolis, Maryland

But some stores will be doing even more...Third Eye Comics will be opening their expanded store in Annapolis, Maryland Moving to the West-2 Shopping Center on 2027 West Street, and doubling their size, they'll have a bunch of comic book creators on hand for signings.Such as Jerry Gaylord, artist of Fanboys Vs Zombies, CP Wilson[...]

Senator Nancy King's Democrat Opponent Responds – On The Bendis Boards

It looks like the upcoming Maryland Senatorial election will not be fought in the streets of Baltimore - but on the Jinxworld messgae board forums.Bleeding Cool first broke the story that Senator Nancy King was issuing direct mail that painted children reading comics in the classroom as a negative thing Despite Maryland having a number[...]