Jay Lynch, underground comix creator, recently passed away, and Travis has a personal remembrance.
After having written about old stuff from the 1960s-90s recently, it’s nice to get back to being excited about new stuff, though this is one I’ve been excited about for a good long while; ever since I read American Gods and its sequel, Anansi Boys, I’ve kept an eye out for news about its inevitable film production. Following the success of Game of Thrones, Neil Gaiman’s book was picked up as a TV series, first briefly by HBO, and later by Starz.
Hey, it’s a convention report! Those are always fun, right?
We are asked to send positive vibes to Len Wein. This is easy for me, because of my favorite comics ever when I was a kid, Mr. Wein wrote about a third of them.
What if H.G. Wells chased Jack the Ripper through time? John talks about Nicholas Meyer’s 1979 movie TIME AFTER TIME and checks out the new TV series.
Saturday Night Live kept Travis from getting a real post up, as he had to watch and find that he’d overpraised the show before now!
I am here to say that it is all right if you do not like everything your favorite artist produces. That pretty much summarizes my thoughts after reading a few panels …