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Fantastic Five: Adventure Comedy Strips
If there’s one thing we’ve learned from our years on the Internet, it’s that there’s no aspect of comics that can’t be broken down and quantified in a single definitive list, preferably in amounts of five or ten. And since there’s no more definitive authorit…
Howdy from Dogpatch: The Life and Work of Al Capp
If you were to mention the name “Al Capp” to a modern comics reader, there is a good chance it would mean nothing to them at all, or maybe they would think he was the British guy with the checkered hat on the bag of hot fries. But for several decades in the 20th century, Al Capp's…
Don’t Ask! Just Buy It! – January 25, 2012: Criminal Minded
Reading Comics author Douglas Wolk runs down the hottest comics and graphic novels coming out this week.
KEY:
* Southern regions
^ NYC and environs
% The spandex belt

* THE SILENCE OF OUR FRIENDS
I wouldn't necessarily have expected Nate Powell's two projects after Swallow Me Whole and Any Empire to both …