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Could Occupy Comics Face The Wrath Of Warner Bros Lawyers

Could Occupy Comics Face The Wrath Of Warner Bros Lawyers?

This is the cover to the Occupy Comics trade paperback, featuring the V For Vendetta version of the Guy Fawkes mask which has been appropriated by Anonymous, Occupy and the Arab Spring movements.It hadn't appeared on the covers of the issues, though used inside Because while one could be considered comment and fair use, putting[...]

Occupy DC Comics Or Dont Whatever&#8230

Occupy DC Comics! Or Don't, Whatever…

@coondawg68 Why do you assume it's about Occupy?Hint: it isn't.— GailSimone (@GailSimone) February 12, 2013 Well that was quite entertaining Since the announcement of The Movement by Gail Simone and Freddie Williams last week, it has been attacked from the right as pandering to left wing activists, and to a lesser extent from the left as[...]

Friday Runaround &#8211 More Insidious Than Syphilis No More

Friday Runaround – More Insidious Than Syphilis No More!

THE WIREDWired runs Alan Moore's essay from Occupy Comics; The field of comics, formerly regarded as a more insidious threat to young minds and public morality than syphilis, has currently attained a level of propriety which it seems anxious to maintain Having at last apparently become a critically-accepted and occasionally lucrative component of the entertainment industry,[...]

V For Vendetta Marches On Parliament (LIVE &#8211  UPDATED)

V For Vendetta Marches On Parliament (LIVE – UPDATED)

From Trafalgar Square, tonight. They rememebred, remembered the fifth of Novembered.   You know, in the original scene filmed at Parliament for the V For Vendetta movie, they got decent access because in part Tony Blair's son, Euan Blair was an intern on the film… they could hav done with him today.


And Finally&#8230 David Lloyd Puts V On The Cover Of  Occupy Comics

And Finally… David Lloyd Puts V On The Cover Of Occupy Comics

A year after Occupy began, here's the second issue of Occupy Comics, successfully funded by Kickstarter, with V staring down the Wall Street Bull And the Wall Street Bull's balls. It includes work by Mike Allred, Bill Ayers, Matt Bors, Shannon Wheeler, Si Spurrier, Smudge, Riley Rossmo, Patrick Meaney, Matthew Rosenberg & Patrick Kindlon, Ryan[...]

Molly Crabapple Gets Out Of Jail Gets On Al-Jazeera

Molly Crabapple Gets Out Of Jail, Gets On Al-Jazeera

We reported how, yesterday morning, cartoonist and comic book creator Molly Crabapple was arrested as part of the Occupy Wall Street protest in Manhattan's financial district, up until she was in the police van This is what happened next; love you all God jail is boring #s17 #owsThe women's section was totally threatened with a night[...]

Molly Crabapple Arrested During Occupy Wall Street Anniversary Protest

Molly Crabapple Arrested During Occupy Wall Street Anniversary Protest

Over a hundred people were arrested today as Occupy Wall Street held a series of peaceful protests around Manhattan's financial district in a one year anniversary of the movement.They included the cartoonist and comic creator Molly Crabapple.She tweeted; Arrested Twittering from police vanJust grabbed off sidewalk, along with everones else hereArresting officer Plouffe[...]

Frank Miller Vs Occupy Vs Zombies

Frank Miller Vs Occupy Vs Zombies

Welcome to the latest comics Kickstarter project with a majorly media-friendly pitch.Frank Miller Vs Occupy Wall Street Vs Zombies.They are only after $450 And already have $150 from one donor Will you be the second?And while they are funding the first issue here, they are also funding the eventual graphic novel collection - and letting[...]

Archie Takes On Occupy Riverdale – An Exclusive Bleeding Cool Preview

Time for Archie to hit the political controversy of the age full on.In an election year, when the bankers and businessmen are portrayed as both angels and demons, with neither side giving an inch, it's time for Archie to make his choice when Occupy comes to Riverdale The 99% or 1%? Unfettered capitalism vs social democratic? Betty[...]


Occupy Riverdale &#8211 Its Happening Heres The Jill Thompson Art To Prove It (UPDATE)

Occupy Riverdale – It's Happening, Here's The Jill Thompson Art To Prove It (UPDATE)

As earlier rumoured, it will tell the story of the global protest against massively unequal redistrubution of wealth and power, under the title Occupy Riverdale, echoing the Occupy movements present around the world.This continued the further progressive storylines from Archie of late that recently culminated in an interracial gay military wedding This time Archie moves[...]

Alan Moore Talks V For Vendetta Masks To The BBC

Alan Moore Talks V For Vendetta Masks To The BBC

Alan Moore has written an article for the BBC about the history and impact of the Guy Fawkes and the mask from V For Vendetta, including recent anti-Scientology and Occupy protests.He writes, regarding the re-emergence of the mask. It would seem that the various tectonic collapses deep in the structure of our economic and political systems[...]

OCCUPY RIVERDALE &#8211 The Latest Step From Archie Comics Into Controversy

OCCUPY RIVERDALE – The Latest Step From Archie Comics Into Controversy

Forget Before Watchmen, this is bigger."OCCUPY RIVERDALE".With Occupy London, Occupy Wall Street, Occupy Washington bringing political and economic realities to a mass population, putting the very nature of capitalism on trial and encouraging the kinds of conversations the previous generation just couldn't have imagined resurfacing.And now they are going to be discussed in Riverdale[...]

Alan Moore Meets Occupy Londoners In Their V For Vendetta Masks [VIDEO]

Alan Moore Meets Occupy Londoners In Their V For Vendetta Masks [VIDEO]

Channel 4 News last night interviewed Alan Moore, and took him to meet the Occupy London demonstrators for the first time at St Paul's Cathedral And he came away "amazed, I'm very impressed and I'm rather touched The people here are amazing, I think that this is the best organised, most forward thinking protest that[...]

Batgirl #5 Brings Us Occupy Gotham

Batgirl #5 Brings Us "Occupy Gotham"

In the light of the Occupy protests, we've joked about the idea of that extending to fictional cities, such as Occupy Gotham or Occupy Metropolis A Comic Shop in Florida even went with a mocking advert, cheekily co-funded by DC Comics.But only one person has made it actual continuity Gail Simone, and today's Batgirl #5,[...]

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[...]

Vox Populi &#8211 Alan Moore Talks Anonymous Occupy And The V For Vendetta Mask

Vox Populi – Alan Moore Talks Anonymous, Occupy And The V For Vendetta Mask

The Lloyd-designed Guy Fawkes mask, the face of choice for Anonymous and their anti-Scientology protests, then by Wikileaks and its proponents and now being used in the Occupy protests worldwide Initially given away free by DC Comics, it is now sold by Warner Brothers for $10 a pop.Lloyd has been quite vocal in his delight[...]

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[...]

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 […]