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Sales Charts — The Beat

Believe it or not, it’s not every week Amazing Spider-Man outsells Injustice 2 in the digital format.<p>Justice League: No Justice is the top seller of …

Animation Anecdotes #103

<b>Jay Ward’s Wonderful World of Color.</b> At the beginning of NBC’s prime time “The Bullwinkle Show”, the show’s early episodes began with a Bullwinkle …

Animation Anecdotes #102

<b>That’s the Woodpecker Song.</b> <i>The Woody Woodpecker Song</i> was recorded by Kay Kyser in 1947 and it was an immediate hit. Recorded at 11:50 pm on December …

Walt Disney’s “The Golden Touch” (1935)

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> I always get a kick out of reading about The Golden Touch, the last cartoon Walt Disney himself personally directed. It was a failure …

The Mystery of Goofy’s Duo “Freeway Phobia”

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: I’ve always been intrigued by the twin pair of Goofy traffic safety films released by Disney in 1965. The question is: “Why”? Why two …

Animation Anecdotes #101

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Animation Historian Jim Korkis began writing columns of animation anecdotes in the Spring 1977 issue of <i>Mindrot</i> (issue #6) published by …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #10!

This is the tenth in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #9!

This is the ninth in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #8!

This is the eighth in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #7!

This is the seventh in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Easter Eggs - Claremont, Cockrum, Miracleman and More!

All throughout July, I will be sharing with you three comic book “easter eggs” a day. An easter egg is an in-joke that a comic book creator …

Comic Book Easter Eggs – Steranko, Bad Robot and GL/EPA!

All throughout July, I will be sharing with you three comic book “easter eggs” a day. An easter egg is an in-joke that a comic book creator …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #6!

This is the sixth in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. The first one can be found here, the …

When We First Met #4

Each day in June you’ll get an entry showing you the first appearance of seemingly minor characters, phrases, objects or events that later became …

When We First Met #3

Today begins a MONTH of “When We First Met”! Each day in June you’ll get an entry showing you the first appearance of seemingly minor characters, …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #5!

This is the fifth in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #4!

This is the fourth in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #3!

This is the third in a series of examinations of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #2!

This is the second in a series of examination of comic book urban legends and whether they are true or false. The first one can be found here …

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #1

So, the other week, I had a post about “Paternalistic Continuity.” In it, I made mention about Walt Simonson having a list of which appearances of …

When We First Met #2

This is the second in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of pieces showing you the first appearance of stuff that later became notable …

When We First Met #1

This is the first in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of pieces showing you the first appearance of stuff that later became notable …

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3 45 mins ago CBR Exclusives<p>When John Stewart stepped out of the background to headline an early Justice League arc, things didn't go so well.<p>3 1 …