Category Archives: Comics

We should all be doing as well as Borders… wait, what?

Maybe we should all go out of business. Wait, now here me out. This is about Borders again. Our local, doomed Borders Bookstore has been having their big going-out-of-business sale and Margaret and I have been dropping a shocking amount … Continue reading

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Bold Fabrications About Certain Webcomic Notables

None of the supposed “facts” about certain notable webcartoonists are true. They’re all lies. Fabrications and misrepresentations. This part of the post wouldn’t know the truth if it bit it on the post-erior. Lies. Lies. Lies. Now you may be … Continue reading

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Webcomicing it up (webcomicing… it’s a word!)

Remember how many of us started the day with the comics section of the local paper? Yeah, those days. Nowadays, I still start my day with comics, but rather than the increasinly lame comics found in newspapers these days, I’m … Continue reading

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Back to It… so many books!

And here we are back at work. I’ve been reviewing potential publishing projects lately. Specifically, I’ve been reading a stack of comics, both published and unpublished, by Matt Howarth. Some comic book fans may know him as the artist/writer creator … Continue reading

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Friday’s Mail — making a list. It’s the Least I Could Do

Welcome to Friday! Today’s mailbox contained no envelopes, but two handwritten notes. The first note appears on paper yellowed with age in a rusty-brown colored ink. Dear Mr. Grocer, Please receive this, our list of monthly supply requests. I know … Continue reading

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Tuesday Rumors: Interwebs Edition

The twelve original internet servers designated for ARPA-net across the United States are still in operation despite having half the processing power of an average modern desktop computer. Speaking of which, the twelve servers are each named after the Signs … Continue reading

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Rumors (mostly false ones). Honest. Would I lie?

Rumor has it… electric fans rotate clockwise in the Northern hemisphere, and counter-clockwise in the Southern hemisphere. This is due to the coriolis effect. Rumor has it… an early version of the Jimmy Buffet song “Cheeseburger In Paradise” included a … Continue reading

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The Ogre Picked His Nose and Found an Elf

The Ogre has too much work to do today, so we’re going to skip today’s mini-review. Actually, because I was going to call today’s entry “The Ogre Picks His Nose,” I was just going to go with a pic of … Continue reading

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The Friday Mail Catches Up and Corners Me

I had thought after I moved that I would cease receiving strange packages and missives. That doesn’t seem to be the case. I have met my new mail carrier and she seems a pleasant young lady–not the sort to leave … Continue reading

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