It's a busy day for Phoenix Jones, the most high profile of the Real Life Superheroes, in his home town of Seattle. First, the self-styled supervillain
It's getting closer isn't it? In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic
You know there's been a lot of fuss in the news (and especially the American news it seems) about riots in England. Truth is, it hasn't affected 99% of people. Most cities have seen no trouble at all. And even where there have been problems, it's been localised to certain areas and streets. That's not to downplay the experience[...]
Photo taken by Australian artist Emily Jackett, in Hackney in the East End of London.
Despite the wishes and advice from police and local service, the owners of A Place In Space in Croydon have got back into their premises. While fire did
The Manchester branch of the comic store chain Forbidden Planet is currently being attacked by rioting youth in Manchester's city centre. Here's a shot of
A Place In Space is a long running comic store in Croydon, London, the centre for a number of fires and riots the last few nights, with Church Street on which it stands currently closed. On their eBay page, they state "Due to the Riots and fires in the local area, as a precution, we will[...]
There have been riots in London the last few nights, with copycat situations kicking off in Bristol, Liverpoool, Birmingham and Nottingham, with looting and fires common. In Birmingham, looters cleared out an entire computer/TV store, Richer Sounds, right next to Nostalgia & Comics The first night it was left alone, the second night their front window[...]