Saturday, May 22, 2010
Quotes of the Week: Kelly Supersonic
I think Marvel should open up the X-Men and encourage people to make stories like this and maybe even publish them concurrently while allowing the fans to do so with impunity; DC should do the same with the Legion of Super-Heroes. That would really open up a couple of moribund franchises with a lot of juice left to them, just not necessarily the kind of juice that gets squeezed into glasses solely at editorial meetings.
--Tom Spurgeon, talking about this Faith Erin Hicks comic.
Fraction, some of you may know, got his name as the result of a telemarketer mis-pronouncing “Fritchman.” Apparently, Phil Bond misheard “Kelly Sue DeConnick” as “Kelly Supersonic” while out at a pub with McKelvie last night. I’m now considering changing my name.
--Kelly Sue DeConnick, making it impossible for me to ever again call her by her real name.
Will people please stop buying the Chaos Comics library?
--Dirk Deppey, saying what we're all thinking in reference to this.
It's fun to think about what's coming out and which movies I'm most interested in, then compare that at the end of the year to w...