Everybody chill: Milo Manara isn't being banned from Marvel over that Spider-Woman cover
Sep 25, 2014

There's been a lot of hoopla over Milo Manara's variant cover of Spider-Woman #1. But this, hopefully, is where it ends.

DC says that controversial Orson Scott Card Superman comic is still on
Aug 1, 2013

Controversy or no controversy, Orson Scott Card's new Superman story for DC Comics will be published ... eventually.

Advocacy group attacks Lone Ranger for 'disheartening' plot decision
Jul 24, 2013

Another day, another reason Disney probably really wishes it hadn't made The Lone Ranger.

Fox News slams the Muppets for anti-capitalist agenda. Really.
Dec 16, 2012

Movies, like all forms of art, can have different meanings to different people. But more often than not, how you respond to a film says as much about you as it does about the film itself. So the fact that Fox Business News finds an insidious message for kids in Jason Segel's family-friendly hit ... well, make of that what you will.

Genre author slams 'dreadful' Arthur C. Clarke Award nominees
Dec 16, 2012

You can't, as the old maxim says, please all of the people all of the time. There is always a reason for someone to be unhappy about something. Yesterday, the author of The Prestige, Christopher Priest, unleashed his venom at this year's crop of nominees for the Arthur C. Clarke award and no one was spared the pain.

Patton Oswalt declares a jihad against DC Comics' New 52
Dec 15, 2012

With the final round of their "New 52" reboot comics hitting stores this week, DC enlisted the help of the respected Nielsen market research group to get reader feedback, even going so far as sending reps directly to comic shops to survey readers. Not everyone was happy about it, including one of comics' most vocal fans, comedian Patton Oswalt.

Superman Drops the American Way?
Dec 14, 2012

That's the big question this week as the Man of Steel celebrates a major milestone. While Action Comics #900 carries many stories in it from different authors and artists, it's The Incident by The Dark Knight and the upcoming Man of Steel writer David Goyer that's got everyone talking