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Torchbearer: When Wall Street Finally Owns It All

The Occupy Wall Street protests started almost exactly 3 years ago. Three years before that, the irresponsible actions of the banks nearly caused the collapse of the Western World as incredible amounts of money simply vanished. Various governments poured money into the companies involved and

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 3: The Final Panels

I attended two panels on Sunday, Dynamite’s Pulp panel and Christy Blanch (with guest appearance by Mark Waid) on the Lois Lane Mort Weisinger Panel. Pulp at Dynamite (excuse the cut in the audio, my recorder ran out of batteries) I wanted to attend this

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 3 Liveblog

Don’t know how much liveblogging I’ll get to do as the data connections were horrible yesterday with so many people in one place. But, I’ve got things setup just in case. [liveblog]

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 2: Cosplay Overload!

There were a few cosplayers out on Friday, but today they came out in droves! Lots of amazing costumes! I noticed a few trends this year. First, lots of gender-bending. Especially a lot of female Captain Americas. Second, lots of race/ethinicity bending. This is awesome

Mark Waid at Baltimore Comic-Con 2014

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 2: Interview with Mark Waid

Just like when I spoke with Mark Waid two years ago, he is a VERY busy man at this convention. He is on nearly every panel and is incredibly popular with attendees seeking to speak with him and get his signature. So, first of all,

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 2: Panels Panels Panels!

Comic Book Legal Defense Fund: Tales from the Code There are lots of great books to read about the comics code and why it came into being. I recommend The Ten-Cent Plague: The Great Comic-Book Scare and How It Changed America. The neat thing about

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 2 Liveblog!

I’ll be live-blogging from the floor again today. The LTE/3G on the floor can be spotty, making it hard for me to update more often than I did yesterday, but I’ll do what I can. [liveblog]

Baltimore Comic-Con Day 1 Recap

It was great to be back after missing out on last year’s Baltimore Comic-Con. The first day was great! It was nice to have it start on a Friday because it wasn’t too crowded. I met an indie comic creator, an indie manga creator, saw