Hey readers, here’s my Pop Candy pieces for Wednesday — there were a lot of ‘em!
Guest Logo by SAGA Artist Fiona Staples! (the version came out a little cropped, click on the thumbnail above for the full version)
Crazy Halloween Specials — and Where to Watch Them Online!
The Writers of TV’s SUPERNATURAL Tell Us What Scares THEM!
JG Quintel, Creator of Cartoon Network’s Regular Show, Shares his 1980s Love!
Joshua Glenn of the blog HILOBROW and author of UNBORED, tells us about the Matthew Looney books and shares a NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN picture by legendary cartoonist GAHAN WILSON!
And Special NON-POP CANDY BONUS:
On Newsarama, I talked to Scott Snyder, Joe Hill, Paul Pope, Evan Dorkin, Fred Van Lente, UNDERWORLD Creator Kevin Grevioux and DRIVE ANGRY screenwriter Todd Farmer about the scariest comics ever!
EDIT: EXTRA BONUS: I talked to Mark Bowden, the author of BLACK HAWK DOWN, on his new book THE FINISH: THE KILLING OF OSAMA BIN LADEN!
EDIT: DOUBLE EXTRA BONUS: I interviewed Glyn Dillon of the acclaimed graphic novel THE NAO OF BROWN!
All this and I had my first comic published, which I’ll blog about later! Enjoy guys!
Yes, a new post! I’ve been up to a lot, and haven’t been cataloging articles very much. But the site’s about to get a lot of hits, and I want to make sure my best work is available…
I recently interviewed ERAGON author Christopher Paolini.
Talked with Hugo and Nebula winner Kij Johnson, an NCSU graduate, about returning to town with her new short story collection!
Discussed PEARLS BEFORE SWINE with the strip’s creator, Stephan Pastis!
Jawed with Emma Straub about LAURA LAMONT”S LIFE IN PICTURES
Expressed my deep and abiding love for GET A LIFE with Chris Elliott, now on DVD at long last
Did a hypnotically awesome interview with The Amazing Kreskin
Talked Steampunk with BONESHAKER author Cherie Priest
Looked at some series that might represent the best way to get into Japanese anime
Chatted with Ira Glass when he came to town
Talked to former MST3K/Current Cinematic Titanic funnyman Trace Beaulieu and Kevin Smith’s muse/Mewes, Jason “Jay” Mewes
Did a look at the many weird media adaptations of Spider-Man
Talked to Chris Ware about his new book (or is it?) BUILDING STORIES
Did a two-part talk with the creators of Batman villain Bane as THE DARK KNIGHT RISES came out
Did many webcomic interviews; one of my favorites was this one with Karl Kerschl of THE ABOMINABLE CHARLES CHRISTOPHER
I looked at some of the weirdest characters in DC Comics’ old book DIAL H FOR HERO, now revived by China Mieville
And I also looked at Gimmick Comic Book Covers of the 1990s.
Did a two-part look at the end of IRREDEEMABLE with Mark Waid
There were lots of other pieces, but these were the best! Check ‘em out, along with the other stuff on my site!