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Private Eye M.D. and Pilbrow &#8211 This Is A Superhero Outfit

Private Eye, M.D. and Pilbrow – This Is A Superhero Outfit

British cartoon-and-news magazine Private Eye has not let a pandemic prevent publication this week Renamed Private Eye-Solation, subscribers received copies this morning and it is as scabrous as ever The cover features Prime Minister Boris Johnson, heading up his British Government Cabinet meeting It is remotely led by a number of prominent British politicians, most[...]

Private Eye Rises To The Occasion Over Coronavirus

Private Eye Rises To The Occasion Over Coronavirus

Private Eye Magazine is probably my greatest influence as a reporter And this week’s issue, fresh off the pages, comes with quite the cover And a recognition that it remains very much a newsprint magazine, including the cover...There’s obviously a lot of coronavirus coverage in the magazine (social distancing subscriptions are available) but one of[...]

Private Eye Magazine Presents a Real-Life Brexit Fantasy

Private Eye Magazine Presents a Real-Life Brexit Fantasy

Today's Private Eye Magazine is a day late, courtesy of the Nazis But their cover is a treat, creating a fantasy novel-style cover to celebrate Britain's exit from the European Union, Brexit, and parodying the milk-and-honey promises of the Prime Minister, underlying racist rhetoric and issues over fishing rights All in one go.Private Eye Magazine,[...]

Private Eye Gives Us A Star Wars Nativity In Its Christmas Issue

Private Eye Gives Us A Star Wars Nativity In Its Christmas Issue

The front cover of the new Private Eye magazine, published in the UK this week...'Tis the season to be Jedi... The front cover of the new Private Eye magazine, published in the UK this week...'Tis the season to be Jedi... The front cover of the new Private Eye magazine, published in the UK this week...'Tis[...]

Tomorrows Private Eye Is A Horror Show For George Osborne

Tomorrow's Private Eye Is A Horror Show For George Osborne

Tomorrow's collection of political and topical cartoons, investigative journalism and mockery, the fortnightly Private Eye magazine, takes George Osborne's recent decision to remove tax credits from the working masses of Great Britain in a rather horrific fashion...  Tomorrow's collection of political and topical cartoons, investigative journalism and mockery, the fortnightly Private Eye magazine, takes George[...]

No Doctor Who Season 10 In 2016

No Doctor Who Season 10 In 2016?

Private Eye, the British satirical magazine, really has become a font of knowledge for the inside goings-on at the Doctor Who production offices You might remember this little nugget.Today, they have revealed that there will be no new Doctor Who series in 2016, though giving room for a series of "Specials" and it's down to the[...]

The End Of Private Eye &#8211 Talking To Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martin

The End Of Private Eye – Talking To Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martin

Today sees the release of the final issue of The Private Eye, the digital comic by Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin that broke the established method if digitally distributing high profile comic books by doing themselves on pay-what-you-will system as PanelSyndicate.com I talked to Brian and Marcos about the comic, the process and what[...]

Brian K Vaughans Panel Syndicate Publishes Universe by Albert Monteys

Brian K Vaughan's Panel Syndicate Publishes Universe! by Albert Monteys

PanelSyndicate.com is the DRM-free pay-what-you-feel-it's-worth digital comic book distributor that just publishes Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin's The Private Eye. Until now.Because they will now also publish Universe! by Spanish creator Albert Monteys.Bleeding Cool readers may recall he was the director and contributor to the Spanish satirical comic magazine El Jueves, until he and many others[...]


Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martins Private Eye &#8211 The Cosplay Fan Film

Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martin's Private Eye – The Cosplay Fan Film

Vaughan and Marcos Martin's comic The Private Eye...[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/78044932[/vimeo]Isn't it great? Carl Martin makes a short film every year to showcase his Hallowe'en costume This year, it's the lead character from Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin's comic The Private Eye...[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/78044932[/vimeo]Isn't it great? Carl Martin makes a short film every year to showcase his Hallowe'en costume[...]

The Making Of The Making Of The Private Eye

The Making Of The Making Of The Private Eye

It's a tiny thing in the Making Of The Private Eye digital download One of a number of emails between Bryan K Vaughan and Marcos Martin But this one had a curious title...What the hell was that?Oh yes.. it must have been this article I'd sent an e-mail to Bryan K Vaughan asking about[...]

Pop Culture Hounding Matt Rebholz

Pop Culture Hounding Matt Rebholz

Vaughan & Marcos Martin’s The Private Eye #2 from Panel Syndicate.From there we turn our gaze towards Matt Rebholz’s trippy series, The Astronomer Matt & I chat about the creative process, how one man can work the Marvel method, the benefits of Kickstarter, and what it takes to publish on your own If you’ve never[...]

Second Issue Of Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martins Private Eye Goes Up

Second Issue Of Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martin's Private Eye Goes Up

So this may have to do.The second issue of Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martin's DRM-free digital comic The Private Eye is available to buy digitally, with a pay-what-you-like model.Thought it was worth a mention. They don't have a mailing list So this may have to do.The second issue of Brian K Vaughan And Marcos[...]

Private Eye On BBC Doctor Who And Steven Moffat

Private Eye On BBC, Doctor Who And Steven Moffat

In many ways, fortnightly British magazine Private Eye is the spiritual inspiration for Bleeding Cool And now that they have started covering Doctor Who, it's even better Bleeding Cool has reported on previous articles that have had a tendency to be contradicted by the BBC, and then mostly come true...The Eye gives some context to[...]

Fifty Years Of Not Quite Bringing Down The Government

Fifty Years Of Not Quite Bringing Down The Government

If there is one publication that has influenced how I write, what I write and the attitude I take to stories at Bleeding Cool, it is Private Eye A political, satirical, humorous fortnightly magazine, it combines the finest muckraking through political and media circles with the kind of comedy you don't see as much since[...]

Doctor Who Season Seven: The Kerfuffle Part Two

Doctor Who Season Seven: The Kerfuffle Part Two

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool ran a piece based on the Private Eye report about the troubled series seven and the subsequent hurried tweet response from the BBC and Steven Moffat that the show was being recommissioned for a seventh season I understand that a BBC press officer persuaded Private Eye editor Ian Hislop's secretary to read[...]