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March 20, 2013

Random Comics News Story Round-Up

* Paul Gravett discusses Roy Lichtenstein. There's so much good writing about Lichtenstein, and I have almost no interest in Lichtenstein.

image* J. Caleb Mozzocco on Steve Ditko's Monsters Vol. 1. Chris Mautner on Hair Shirt. Andy Shaw on The Book Of Human Insects. Jeffrey O. Gustafson on Black Lung and The Massive Vol. 1. Geoffrey Lapid on The End Of The Fucking World.

* Tony Harris draws a version of the Boy Commandos. Eric Reynolds draws Peter Bagge. Benjamin Marra draws Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five.

* not comics, not exactly, but still amazing, that amount of money raised.

* the writer Frank Barbiere on how hard making comics is. I don't know, I only made comics for three years as an everyday job, and I thought it was a pretty great gig. Quadruply so for a writer. I worked in a foundry once; that was hard. Experiences differ, though.

* that's a very nice-looking Gene Day page.

* "I'll take 'Swiss TV game shows are apparently way more nerdy than their American counterparts' for $500, please."

* David Axe and Tim Hamilton talk about their Army Of God. John Rovnak talks to Steve Murphy. Robin McConnell talks to Dave Taylor. Steve Morris talks to Mike Molcher.

* finally, Matt Dembicki sent along this random encounter with a piece of Will Eisner art.">Frank Barbiere on how hard making comics is.
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