Heather Antos leaves ‘dream job’ at Marvel Comics

Marvel Comics Assistant Editor Heather Antos is leaving her “dream job” at Marvel Comics to become the Editor-in-Chief of eSports betting platform Unikrn. Heather Antos drew notoriety when she created the #MakeMineMilkshake phenomenon on social media. She and some other female Marvel employees went out for milkshakes and it became a huge story. Why it became … Continue reading “Heather Antos leaves ‘dream job’ at Marvel Comics”

Joss Whedon compares immigration enforcement agents to the German SS

Joss Whedon, the man behind TV shows Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and Firefly and the director of the Marvel Comics movies Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron went on Twitter and made a derogatory comment about Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents. He compared them to President Donald Trump’s SS. ICE is trump’s SS. … Continue reading “Joss Whedon compares immigration enforcement agents to the German SS”

The real reason comic book shops are in trouble

There’s been a lot of chatter online as of late about the poor state of the comic book retail industry. A lot of comic book shops have been going out of business. The host of the YouTube channel Diversity & Comics claimed in a recent video that fifty comic book shops went out of business last year. … Continue reading “The real reason comic book shops are in trouble”

The mysterious case of Melissa Morgue

Once upon a time, there was a journalist/film student from Berkley named Melissa Morgue. She was reportedly creating a documentary on #ComicsGate. What is #ComicsGate? I think it depends on who you ask. Morgue wrote about #ComicsGate on the website CapelessCrusader.org, so that might be a good place to go to get her perspective. There’s a feeling shared by … Continue reading “The mysterious case of Melissa Morgue”

Diversity & Comics ringtone: ‘Are you a racist?’

In Diversity & Comics episode, C.B. Cebulski Needs To Clean House At Marvel Comics…Starting With Max Bemis’ Mouth, there was a funny bit about a New York City hot dog vendor ensuring that his customers weren’t racist or transphobic before he would sell them a hot dog. Having personally purchased hot dogs on the street in New … Continue reading “Diversity & Comics ringtone: ‘Are you a racist?’”

Marvel Comics fires Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso

It finally looks like there is a light at the end of the tunnel, and for once it’s not a freight train hauling a load of weapons-grade Ebola. Marvel Comics fired Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso, the man responsible for every stupid move at Marvel Comics. Turning Iron Man into a 15-year-old black girl with big hair, that was Alonso. … Continue reading “Marvel Comics fires Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso”