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Green fries

A belated St. Patrick's Day comic
 Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  March 22, 2013
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Winterize your life!

Learn to love that bastard snow. Or at least learn to tolerate it.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  February 15, 2013
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''X-Tra Zeus!'' showcases Providence’s comics superheroes

Providence is so flush with creative talent that it's easy to take it for granted and assume that most towns have it this good.
Astonishing visions
By GREG COOK  |  February 01, 2013
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Tub scummers

Who's to blame for this mess?
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  January 18, 2013
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Making Christmas bright

Nothing like that warm rosy glow of a Christmas tree ...
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  December 14, 2012
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Marvel Comics’ untold story: Interview with Sean Howe

In Sean Howe’s masterful new book, hundreds of interviews with Marvel insiders yield an intriguing tale as gripping as any X-Men story arc.

By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 07, 2012


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Let's get serious about global warming

Maybe.
Idiot Box
By MATT BORS  |  November 09, 2012
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Flypaper decor

Style over substance.
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  November 02, 2012
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At the gallerie Nomad, Lovecraft comes home

"All right, our next one we have is called 'Nyarlathotep,'" Janis Cimerol says. It is Sunday night, October 7, and Cimerol's broodingly psychedelic band, Hemlok, is playing a special gig before heading on a European tour.
Art Department
By PHILIP EIL  |  October 19, 2012
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The Joy of Smut

The porn here is explicit, character-driven, and polymorphically perverse.

By S.I. ROSENBAUM  |  October 19, 2012
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Pachelbel's Spa

Just relax.
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  October 12, 2012


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Pope Cat is getting a transmission!

... From an evil dimension!
Failure
By KARL STEVENS  |  October 05, 2012
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The immortal life of Harvey Pekar

So here's our man, gone these two years and still putting out work.
A comics legend’s posthumous abundance
By S.I. ROSENBAUM  |  August 31, 2012
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Pope Cat Visits the Future

"I will have had a long day of sunbathing on Mercury ... "
Failure
By KARL STEVENS  |  August 17, 2012
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Meanwhile in the Arboretum ...

Talking about dreams.
Failure
By KARL STEVENS  |  June 22, 2012
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Hottled Waters to Avoid

From the Office of Nefarious Hydration
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  June 15, 2012


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Drone update!

Get pumped.
Toontime
By MATT BORS  |  June 01, 2012
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Getting ready for the Maine Comics Arts Festival

If Superman had to give a State of the Comics address, it would be a pretty somber affair.
Bringing the page to life
By JOSH CHRISTIE  |  May 18, 2012
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Photos: Boston Comic Con 2012

Die-hard fans packed the Hynes Convention Center for the Boston Comic Con on April 21-22, 2012.
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By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  April 27, 2012

Russian protesters can use your help

Back on February 21, Pussy Riot, a group of Russian artist-activists, staged a "punk prayer" to the Virgin Mary, dancing, singing, and chanting at the altar of Moscow's Christ the Saviour Cathedral, in an effort to promote human rights in Russia, which
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By CHRIS STIEGLER  |  April 27, 2012
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Review: Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope

A rose-hued ode to fanboy-dom, Comic-Con doesn't even try to scratch the surface of the world's largest geek meet-up.
Comic Con is still geeky -- and awesome
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  April 13, 2012


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It's not just Road Rage

Driving can fill you with all kinds of emotions.
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  April 13, 2012
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Forgotten vaudeville acts

You don't really hear about these performers anymore.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  April 13, 2012
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Bechdel looks at her mom, Abrams packages the Garbage Pail Kids, and Corman’s new graphic novel, Unterzakhn

For years, I faithfully followed Alison Bechdel's comic strip Dykes To Watch Out For , an ongoing lesbian soap opera with a huge cast of characters, all of them vivid and realized.
Serious funnies
By S.I. ROSENBAUM  |  March 30, 2012
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Chat Show with Justice Thomas

This next guest has a movie coming out. Or something.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  March 30, 2012
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Meditations on 'My Friend Dahmer'

It's possible that you already know how the cartoonist, Derf Backderf's, latest graphic novel ends.
Comics Dept.
By PHILIP EIL  |  March 23, 2012


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Mitt Romney's Southern Pander-ama

He's rich, y'all!
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  March 16, 2012
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Outside the tattoo parlor

Body modifiers are not all created equal.
Hoopleville
By DAVID KISH  |  March 16, 2012
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A sleepy kitty cat

How adorable! ... Or is it?
Failure
By KARL STEVENS  |  March 09, 2012
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Grocery Prototypes

Food of the future.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  January 27, 2012