Nancy (of Graphic Novelty² fame) has been on vacation with her family and, as a result, asked if I’d be up for writing a guest post for her blog. Um, how about YES?!?!?!? Nancy and Kathleen’s Graphic Novelty² was one of the very first blogs I found as I entered the world of WordPress and blogging and I love their posts. As a result I couldn’t have been more excited to add something to their catalogue. My choice? Well, like a babysitter who lets the kids watch something a little inappropriate while Mom and Dad are out for the night, I figured we’d look at Deadpool! However, as is always the case when Deadpool’s being written by Cullen Bunn, Deadpool’s Secret Secret Wars gives us a lot more than just the Merc with a Mouth at his inappropriate best. Bunn drops Deadpool in the original Secret Wars of the 1980’s and offers another master class on why we’ve come to love and need Deadpool so much. So maybe you should click over to Graphic Novelty² and check it out?!? C’mon, it’ll be rad! I promise. As a bonus, you can also spend more time perusing all of Nancy and Kathleen’s amazing posts too. It’s a two-for! Yay!
Today is a very special day on the interweb. Can you feel it? Can you feel the excitement mounting?! It’s all because Green Onion’s blog turns one year old today! Awww, yay!!! To mark this magic moment (please read those last three words with the Drifter’s tune playing in your head), as well as my own blog turning one year old next week (woo!!), Green suggested we write guest posts for each other! This way we can take over the other’s blog in honor of the birthday and look back at our first year in the wacky world of WordPress and the birth of a blogging buddy bromance. As I thought about his idea, the immortal words of Dr. Peter Venkman immediately came to mind, “I love this plan! I’m excited to be a part of it!” So, HAPPY BIRTHDAY to THE GREEN ONION BLOG!!! All that’s left is to click here and bounce over to Green’s site where you can read my guest post celebrating all things Green Onion. The birthday celebration is underway!!
By Rob Wantz of My Side Of The Laundry Room (Spoilers to Follow)
“The Wolverine (Gulogulo), a solitary animal, has a reputation for ferocity and strength out of proportion to its size, with the documented ability to kill prey many times larger than itself.”
I don’t think a truer definition could be given to the character Logan, who goes by the alias of Wolverine. Continue reading
By Dave J. Suscheck (Spoilers to follow)
The end of a story arc is always a tricky endeavor. Watching a once vital character struggle and decline into a gray-bearded, limping, and scarred shell wasn’t easy, but necessary. Hugh Jackman defined the character of Wolverine over eight movies that spanned seventeen years. That’s a lot of time to leave a mark, and the fact that it took that long to create a movie worthy of the Wolverine is a travesty and makes me wish there were more coming. That finality adds an extra weight to the movie. Continue reading
with Kalie Zamierowski! Yay!!
I’ve never done a co-authored piece on my blog before but today is the day! Given this is my 99th post annnnd I’m honoring a comic book I love (and write about a lot) – Erik Burnham and Dan Schoening’s brilliant Ghostbusters – I wanted to do something extra special. Kalie and I were having a discussion about ghostbusting the other day and she started analyzing the guys in grey in a light I’d never considered. So I pitched the team-up idea to her and she happily agreed. Are you ready to see the Ghostbusters as you’ve never seen them before? Here we go… Continue reading