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Batman Vs Occupy Wall Street By Boulet

Batman Vs Occupy Wall Street, By Boulet

But this is French artist Gilles Roussel, better known as Boulet, and his response to Frank Miller's infamous blog post about the Occupy Wall Street protests.And just how it was drawn...It's been a little while coming But this is French artist Gilles Roussel, better known as Boulet, and his response to Frank Miller's infamous[...]

Friday Trending Topics: Alan Moore Frank Miller And #OWS

Friday Trending Topics: Alan Moore, Frank Miller, And #OWS

Fridays are typically not the busiest days of the week on the comics internet, because comics publishers generally break major news on Monday or Tuesday.  But today we had FCBD, Watchmen 2, and Moore's reaction to Miller. That's a full day. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Free Comic Book Day – The New 52 To The […]

Ann Nocenti On Green Arrow, Typhoid Mary, and Being a Super-Villain

Two weeks ago, we talked about Occupy Wall Street with Ann Nocenti, longtime comic writer and editor who had taken a long hiatus from comics but is returning in 2012 in Green Arrow We had the chance to continue the conversation, discussing some of her creations and return to comics, and here’s how that went.It’s[...]

Richard Pace Responds To Frank Miller

Richard Pace Responds To Frank Miller

If this response to Frank Miller's comments on Occupy Wall Street four days ago (was that all it was?) is a little slower, then that's because Richard Pace had to draw it And as we know, this kind of thing takes time...If this response to Frank Miller's comments on Occupy Wall Street four days[...]

Tuesday Trending Topics: Millar, Miller

There's also a pretty interesting subtext here about the blurred distinctions between art, speech, and action which may be just as valuable as the central discussion. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Mark Millar Responds To Frank Miller – Or Rather The Reaction To Frank Miller It’s strange to watch your favourite writer getting strips torn off him[...]

Mark Millar Responds To Frank Miller – Or Rather The Reaction To Frank Miller

Mark Millar Responds To Frank Miller – Or Rather The Reaction To Frank Miller

Their surnames may be spelt differently, but they are pronounced exactly the same. They are both comic book creators whose work has been turned into successful and acclaimed movies and have also had a go at directing their own movies too. But politically they are worlds apart. But Mark Millar, fan of Frank Miller, has […]

Ann Nocenti On Occupy Wall Street

As part of a larger interview on her upcoming work on Green Arrow, and a larger look at her career as a while, I had the opportunity to ask Ann Nocenti about Occupy Wall Street A significant player in the comics industry in the 1980s and into the 1990s, editing the Uncanny X-Men and writing[...]

Neal Adams Puts Frank Millers Occupy Comments In Context

Neal Adams Puts Frank Miller's Occupy Comments In Context

This weekend he read Frank Miller's comments about Occupy Wall Street and wanted to put them in context He writes for Bleeding Cool;They close the door behind them The real question is: how do the heroes get to the monsters?This is the problem of protestors and it had better be taken seriously.There is a reason[...]

Monday Runaround &#8211 The Dark Bunny Returns

Monday Runaround – The Dark Bunny Returns

BunWatch: Ty Templeton looks at the… "Frank Miller situation". PressWatch: World media pick up on Bleeding Cool story from over a month ago. ChequeWatch: Jeff Trexer looks at DC's relationship with the estates of Siegel and Schuster in the light of the Action Comics #1 relaunch. "But more generally, DC's evident lack of payment for […]

Sunday Trending Topics: #FrankMiller #OWS

Sunday Trending Topics: #FrankMiller #OWS

I find myself wondering what Frank Miller thinks of the firestorm his blog post has created over the past few days.  I don't know, but perhaps sooner or later he'll do another blog post to discuss it further, or give an interview, or channel it into his art. I'd be interested to see any of […]

Saturday Trending Topics: Frank Miller Comments On The Occupy Movement

Saturday Trending Topics: Frank Miller Comments On The Occupy Movement

There was one thing on the comics internet's mind today, and that's Frank Miller's blog post about the Occupy Movement. We've noted here recently that the decades-long ebb and flow of mainstream comics' engagement with social and political concerns of the times seems to be leveling up again, so it comes as no surprise that […]

Comics Industry Issues Retort To Frank Miller. Including Batman.

Comics Industry Issues Retort To Frank Miller. Including Batman.

Earlier today, Bleeding Cool ran Frank Miller's take on Occupy Wall Street, and noted some of the comments on his blog (now closing in on a thousand), and how they were mixed in response.A few of his fellow comic book professionals had something to say on Twitter as well Here's a selection They are rather[...]

Afterwards They Will Explode – Occupy Pokemon

Afterwards They Will Explode – Occupy Pokemon

Patrick Willems follows up Why Sonic Screwdrivers Are Banned In Action Movies and Tintin The Gritty Reboot with this far more reasonable explanation of the crowds that have been gathering in cities around the world of late.