Archives for July, 2007

Hi there folks, here are a few of the more interesting comics and graphic novels scheduled to ship to The beguiling Books & Art in ...


SAN DIEGO! 1. I think I might have lost my cell phone... Either that or it's with my checked luggage. Or Tom Devlin has it. Or ...


It's... so... bright! San Diego is brighter than Toronto... I don't know what these people do with all of this sun. Anyway, my schedule at ...


Re: http://jchriscampbell.com/2007/07/23/10-things-to-buy-at-san-diego-comic-con/ 1. FIVE (5) / Cloonan, Moon, Ba, Grampa, Lolos / Self-Published (Image Comics Booth 2729) 2. TOKYO IS MY GARDEN / Boilet & Peeters / ...


Man, Joel Plaskett's NOWHERE WITH YOU is fantastic, isn't it? I mean, this isn't a new development, but, damn, It's perfect blogging music. Heh. Maybe ...


I READ SOME COMIC BOOKS THIS WEEK. HERE IS WHAT I THOUGHT OF THEM. All Flash Comics #1: It's so... awkward... and self-congratulatory. Ick. I want ...


Thanks to Evan Dorkin, Sarah Dyer, and Bryan Lee O'Malley. Oh, and since I'm posting TCAF stuff anyway? Here's the current guestlist: Kei Acedera - Atilla Adorjany ...


Sorry for the interruption, but this is just an FYI that it looks like my old cro2@212.net e-mail address is over and done with. I ...


Joe Sacco better watch his back, because Matt Groening and The Simpsons are entering the comics-journalism race. Their beat? Fashion.  In the August issue of ...


HEY THERE, CITIZEN! It's time for you to once again for you to participate in the democratic process: Which Of Wizard's Advertisers do YOU like ...


My friends got a great publishing contract that lets them have their cake and eat it too. Have you heard about the forthcoming graphic novel THEREFORE, ...


WHOOPS! Got a bit negative for a second there, didn't I? I forgot my promise not to engage all of this. Sorry about that, didn't ...


If you go here: http://comicsnthings.blogspot.com/2007/07/citizen-steel-and-power-girl-cosmetic.html you'll see what happened when the afformentioned Citizen Steele image from my much-beloved AFRAID OF COCK post finally hit shelves this past ...


  Hi there folks, here are a few of the more interesting books scheduled to ship to the Beguiling Books & Art in Toronto, Canada this ...


My buddy (and frequent advertiser!) Jeff Lemire, author of TALES FROM ESSEX COUNTY (as published by Top Shelf) has a new website up at http://jefflemire.com/. ...


So, I really like Cold Cut. In my duties as The Manager of The Beguiling, I put together between 6 and 8 orders with Cold ...


From Tom Spurgeon at The Engine, on the subject of DC's new online initiative, quoted in its entirety: "I'm sorry, but while I agree that everyone ...


Here's some things! ITEM! So this Zuda thing, it's just another way for a multinational corporation to separate you from your Intellectual Property without them paying ...


The big discussion right now is about manga for grown-ups. It's ostensibly about "Men's Manga", but luckily Simon Jones put that bullshit to rest right-quickly ...


http://www.achewood.com/index.php?date=07052007 I don't know who I was 'discussing' this with the other day, but thank you Achewood for clarifying the argument so thoroughly. - Chris


(Warning: Rambly) An Appreciation of Questionable Content Do you know what I did Saturday? If you do, that's actually a little creepy. But I'll tell you anyway: ...


From Spurgeon: * Marvel Editor Tom Brevoort's use of old sales figures at his blog has proved intriguing for a lot of folks, particularly when it ...


Over at his blog, Alan David Doane picked up on the fact that The Beguiling doesn't participate in the "First Look" program for Marvel or ...


Headed to the Toronto Comic Arts Festival in scenic Toronto Canada this August 18-19? Why not stop by our Facebook Event Page and confirm your ...


...so I'm a day late and a dollar short on writing a nice little appreciation of Adi Tantimedh & Hugo Petrus's superhero story, LA MUSE, ...