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Comics Folk React To... Wall Street, Reddit and Game Stop
And a Reddit group that realised if they drove the price up they could a) make some money and b) screw over Wall Street And once it worked with GameStop, it might work with others like AMC, Nokia, Blackberry, Blockbuster, Build-A-Bear, in a time of shutdown there was no shortage of investors betting against the[...]
Too Many Streaming Services? Blame Wall St, Not Cord-Cutters [OPINION]
Their stock price rose so high that Netflix (at least on Wall Street) began May 24, 2018, worth more than Disney. Think about that for one second Disney owns a century of intellectual property It has movie studios, a TV network, dozens of cable channels, theme parks It has "Disney Princesses," Mickey, Goofy, and Donald It[...]
Netflix Doc Series 'Rotten', 'Dirty Money' Tackle Food, Corporate Corruption
But the way the laws are written, is that a crime or just business? "Drug Short" (Directed by Erin Lee Carr) – Wall Street short-sellers expose a scam that regulators overlook: how Big Pharma gouges patients in need of life-saving drugs. "Cartel Bank" (Directed by Kristi Jacobson) – For decades, HSBC, one of the world's largest banks,[...]
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
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 #ows The women's section was totally threatened with a night[...]
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 van Just grabbed off sidewalk, along with everones else here Arresting officer Plouffe[...]
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[...]
Putting Frank Miller's Words Into Batman's Mouth
A scene from Batman Year One, rescripted… We're not quite sure why Batman seems to think the Occupy Wall Street protests have something to do with the War In Iraq And/Or Afghanistan but it's probably all tied in One of those conspiracy things And as we all know, Batman Always Wins. A scene from Batman Year[...]
What If There Was A Protest And No One At Comic Con Noticed?
Chrissy Williams, wife of Uncanny X-Men writer Kieron Gillen, is in and around Times Square right now in the middle of the Wall Street protest that has rather expanded She tweets "There are a /lot/ of people in Times Square right now It is rather impressive" and gives photographic proof (below) I am hoping no V[...]