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The Pull List — April 2, 2008

In Comics on March 31, 2008 at 7:09 pm

Hey, look, a post! I’m going to be attempting to breathe new life into Spoilery Bits with a series of regular columns. To kick it off is the new regular Monday column, The Pull List. Nothing fancy here, just a look at some comics you need to pick up when they come out tomorrow! The full list is ready to go after the jump, so off we go… Read the rest of this entry »

All-Star Batman & Robin, The Boy Wonder #9 Is A Riot.

In Comics on March 1, 2008 at 10:01 am

I ream this series a lot, but Frank Miller, I do fucking love you for writing this book.

Its awful, really. Batman is what you would be if you were 12 years old and became Batman, guffawing and leaping around the city at night. Robin really is an annoying little piss-ripper. But, God, its just so damn funny to read. I don’t think Miller is trying anything too serious here. I think he’s just having a little fun with the character, and watching us shit ourselves. I mean, c’mon, this is Frank Miller. He did “The Dark Knight Returns”, remember? He gets Batman.

And then he goes and writes shit like this weeks All-Star Batshit Insane and Robin, The Annoying Sidebitch #9.

Spoilers after the jump.

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