Monthly Archives: February 2008

BPRD: 1946 Interview up at Comics Bulletin

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News on the mini-series, its inspiration and the collaborative process with Mike Mignola here Just click on it to generate hits! You don’t have to read it if you don’t want to.

BPRD: 1946 #2 preview up at Myspace Comic Books!!

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EXCLUSIVE: Preview B.P.R.D.: 1946 issue 2 with writer JOSHUA DYSART! Go to Myspace Comic Books to see four never before seen pages from BPRD: 1946 #2. As well as a guest blog by yours truly! And remember, it hits stands next Wed.!

Cold War chess genius Bobby Fischer dies in Iceland

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America’s first and only world chess champion dies at age 64 in Reykjavik after a serious illness. On his life and the controversy behind his numerous anti-Semitic remarks and tirades against the US here. (Note… the following posts are all culled from my friend Jack’s peer to peer mail out list. He and others on the list did all the digging. I just dressed the links up pretty and am sharing them with you. Scroll down a ways to see …

Nature As Amusement Park

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Artist Ilkka Halso believes that, once we’re done depleting the ozone, destroying the rainforests, and using up all arable land, nature will be on view in amusement parks. More awesome imagery here.

Eight Reasons Why The Hero’s Journey Sucks

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Great article here on how lazy writers use the Hero’s Journey template. Some highlights… “It discourages originality”. “The ‘hero’ is always a man”. “It confuses personal growth with solving problems”. Etc. It’s a good read that I couldn’t agree with more.