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Are Hanna-Barbera execs a bunch of cool people, or do they really not pay attention to comics?

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The fourth Hanna-Barbera/DC comics collaboration, The Flintstones, came out this week, and like the other three offerings, it’s a truly odd comic. I really can’t answer my question that forms the title of this post – I want to believe that the people who licensed these characters to DC are just awesome people, but I really wonder if they paid attention to DC when they were told, “Yeah, we’re going to mash up a bunch of characters into a Jonny Quest story, put Scooby-Doo and the gang into a post-apocalyptic world, turn Wacky Races into Mad Max, and that’s even before we get to the Flintstones!” Maybe they just said, “Yeah, yeah, yeah, who reads comics anyway?” and went back to whatever it is Hanna-Barbera execs do for fun. But hey, we’ve gotten some interesting comics out of it!
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Year of the Artist, Day 93: Steve Pugh, Part 5 – Hotwire: Deep Cut #2

03-14-2014 10;52;44AM (2)

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Steve Pugh, and the issue is Hotwire: Deep Cut #2, which was published by Radical Comics and is cover dated October 2010. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 92: Steve Pugh, Part 4 – Shark-Man #1

03-12-2014 03;52;42PM (2)

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Steve Pugh, and the issue is Shark-Man #1, which was published by Thrill-House Comics and is cover dated July 2006. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 91: Steve Pugh, Part 3 – Generation X #65

03-11-2014 05;22;55PM (2)

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Steve Pugh, and the issue is Generation X #65, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated July 2000. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 90: Steve Pugh, Part 2 – Animal Man #52

03-11-2014 01;37;57PM (2)

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Steve Pugh, and the issue is Animal Man #52, which was published by DC and is cover dated October 1992. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 89: Steve Pugh, Part 1 – Grimjack #69

03-10-2014 09;27;23AM (2)

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Steve Pugh, and the issue is Grimjack #69, which was published by First Comics and is cover dated April 1990. Enjoy!
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Comics You Should Own – The Spectre

02-08-2014 12;03;41PM

There’s nothing better than a little Wrath o’ God, right?
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Year of the Artist archive!

Here is a listing of all the artists featured in my daily posts, “Year of the Artist.” Easy-peasy!
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Comics You Should Own – Shark-Man

09-02-2013 04;39;10PM

Is he a Shark? Is he a Man? He’s SHARK-MANNNNNNNNNNNN!!!!!!!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for April 2013

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“And for a while things were cold / They were scared down in their holes / The forest that once was green / Was coloured black by those killing machines”
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 360: Hitman #22

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. As it’s now December, I will be examining the LAST pages of random comics, so watch out for SPOILERS! Today’s page is from Hitman #22, which was published by DC and is cover dated January 1998. Enjoy!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for May 2012

Hey, it’s that time again, when we hit things hard and we hit things fast and then … we’re gone! We’re like ninjas that way!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 137: Hotwire: Requiem for the Dead #3

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Hotwire: Requiem for the Dead #3, which was published by Radical and is cover dated May 2009. Enjoy!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 129: Generation X #66

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Generation X #66, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated August 2000. Enjoy!
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Taking no chances: Mainstream superhero comics need a kick in the butt

I spend a lot of time coming up with provocative titles for my posts, you know! How’s that one?
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