Sammy J: the Phantom may be a dud superhero – but he changed my life
A chance encounter set off a chain of events that led to me meeting my wife and ended with police searching my atticI should have picked Batman. Or Superman. Or the X-Men.Pretty much any other superhero would have been cooler than the Phantom. In fact, I’m not even sure that “superhero&r... [Read More]
Get ready, here I come: 20 talents set to take 2017 by storm
The singer who stunned Pharrell, the writer to rival Pynchon, the son of a stone carver making art out of his body … we choose 20 names to watch in stage, film, books, art, design, music and TVMore on the unmissable culture of 2017Continue reading...... [Read More]
Get ready, here I come: 20 talents set to take 2017 by storm
The singer who stunned Pharrell, the writer to rival Pynchon, the son of a stone carver making art out of his body … we choose 20 names to watch in stage, film, books, art, design, music and TVMore on the unmissable culture of 2017Continue reading...... [Read More]
Get ready, here I come: 20 talents set to take 2017 by storm
The singer who stunned Pharrell, the writer to rival Pynchon, the son of a stone carver making art out of his body … we choose 20 names to watch in stage, film, books, art, design, music and TVMore on the unmissable culture of 2017Continue reading...... [Read More]
Comics Come Home 22 exposes divisiveness of audiences to political comedy in 2016
Denis Leary isn't afraid of being an asshole. It's the title of his longtime hit comedy single, and Leary has even updated it with the times. This August, Leary changed his 1990s tune to "Trump's An Asshole" for a performance on The Late Late Show with James Corden. And on Saturday night, in the TD ... [Read More]
The Underground Cartoonist’s Guide to Drawing Gigantic Sweat Drops Emerging From His Characters’ Foreheads When They Are in the Midst of Lustful Gaze [1971 Edition], by Alex Firer
Greetings, O’ Underground Cartoonist! Thank you for entering into this course! You’ve undertaken a noble profession — the art of comics free from the corporate ways, free from the fashions and styles of the superhero with its barely hidden sexual longing and children&rs... [Read More]
Exclusive: Bill Burr, Wanda Sykes, Robert Kelly, and more to perform at 22nd Annual Comics Come Home
On Saturday November 12th at 8pm, Comics Come Home 2016 will take place at the TD Garden in Boston, MA. The tradition continues with another amazing lineup. Bill Burr, Lenny Clarke, Nick DiPaolo, Robert Kelly, Jay Larson, Wendy Liebman, and Wanda Sykes will join Denis Leary for the annual comedy ben... [Read More]
Exclusive: Bill Burr, Wanda Sykes, Robert Kelly, and more to perform at 22nd Annual Comics Come Home
On Saturday November 12th at 8pm, Comics Come Home 2016 will take place at the TD Garden in Boston, MA. The tradition continues with another amazing lineup. Bill Burr, Lenny Clarke, Nick DiPaolo, Robert Kelly, Jay Larson, Wendy Liebman, and Wanda Sykes will join Denis Leary for the annual comedy ben... [Read More]
Exclusive: Bill Burr, Wanda Sykes, Robert Kelly, and more to perform at 22nd Annual Comics Come Home
On Saturday November 12th at 8pm, Comics Come Home 2016 will take place at the TD Garden in Boston, MA. The tradition continues with another amazing lineup. Bill Burr, Lenny Clarke, Nick DiPaolo, Robert Kelly, Jay Larson, Wendy Liebman, and Wanda Sykes will join Denis Leary for the annual comedy ben... [Read More]