* prominent retailers Brian Hibbs and Joe Field enthuse over the success of DC's re-launch. I'm very happy for the retailers that have done well.
* the writer Tony Isabella, who manfully refuses to use subject tags or any other grouping mechanism, is blogging about a story he did with Steve Ditko several years back. It includes the pencil breakdowns and final pages. Here are six of those posts: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.