Nick Mercurio

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Talking Comics with Tim | Nick Dragotta on 'East of West'

There are certain artists who prove that their work only gets better with each new project and new issue. Such is the case with Nick Dragotta on <i>East</i> …

Fictional Chick

“<p>Writing Advice: by Chuck Palahniuk<p>In six seconds, you’ll hate me.<br>But in six months, you’ll be a better writer.<p>From this point forward—at least for …

The World's Top Destination For Comic, Movie & TV news

3 35 mins ago Movie News<p>Hot Toys has unveiled its amazing quarter scale figure of Christian Bale's the Dark Knight, as seen in Christopher Nolan's …

Comic Books

Penny Arcade - 404

Wikipedia Thinks I’m a Lesbian — And This Bisexual Is Okay With That

a single box can’t say everything there is to say about sex<p>“Not sure how you identify, but wasn't sure if you knew you were listed as a lesbian on …

Sexuality

The Art of Songwriting and the Business of Survival

Addressing eternal pop music questions at two very different universities<p>I’d wanted to teach for decades, but I waited, because I felt I had to …

Songwriting

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

Moving away from ‘free culture’

A few weeks ago, Elmo Keep wrote a fantastic piece on Junkee outlining ‘the case against free’. Her argument, which any reasonable person should …

Creative Industries