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Harry Potter Obama the Hedgehog #10 Is the Greatest Backpack Ever
Here at ComicsAlliance, our fascination with bootleg merchandise has shown us a lot of crazy things, but today, Batman's bootleg origin can lay down its burden, because we have found the new king of unlicensed merch: There is so much utter, inexplicable beauty about this thing that I don't even know where to begin, but for me, the greatest thing isnt' the fact that Sonic appears to have both jau
Obama Fences with Lightsaber on White House Lawn
Having a nerd president is the best. Yesterday Obama was out on the White House lawn for a rally to support his hometown of Chicago in its bid for the 2016 Olympics, an event that included a fencing demonstration where he totally picked up a lightsaber and engaged in mock battle...
Hawaii Celebrates 50 Years Of Statehood, Comic Book Influences
On this day 50 years ago, Hawaii officially became a star on the American flag. And while Hawaiian superheroes don't necessarily represent a huge chunk of the powered population, there are a few notable examples of how America's 50th state has influenced comicdom with characters fresh from its awesome islandness...
Hot Ink — Daredevil #500, Atomic Robo, Ash Saves Obama
ComicsAlliance's Chris Murphy reviews the biggest -- and best -- books coming out this week. LEAVING ALREADY? Daredevil #500 If tomorrow I were to be crowned high king of all comics, given the royal scepter made from rolled up issues of "Action Comics" #1 printed on solid gold, had Stan Lee himself place upon my brow the crown sculpted from dried ink taken from Will Eisner's inkwell,
9 Terrible Comics Starring Real People (and 4 That Are Actually Awesome)
These days, you can barely turn around without hitting an actor, singer, or pseudo-celebrity who wants to make their own comic book, but the current craze is nothing new -- bizarre celebrity cameos are as old as comics themselves, and Chris Sims of the Invincible Super-Blog has created a list of the nine worst appearances by real people in comics (and four that are actually pretty awesome)... Read
Socialist Joker Obama: Signs that Make No Sense
There's a new Obama poster on the streets of LA, and it's significantly less hopeful than the Shepard Fairey one: a Photoshop mashup of Heath Ledger's Joker and President Obama. There have been suggestions that this is Obama being put in "white face," or being threatened with violence, which is interesting to me because my first reaction to the image was simply that it makes no sense at

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