The TWO best Comic-cons?

Occasionally, as entertaining as it is when I complain, someone will respond by asking me to point out something good.  Why not just ask a politician to turn down money? It goes against the balance of the universe. But, I am going to make an exception “in the interest of… Continue reading

Who told you I was subtle?… and the spring Convention Schedule

“Didn’t I used to have a reputation?”  Lobo Is it just the change of the seasons, that has people screwy or a full moon maybe? Someone wanna let me in on the joke here?   Let me give you two of the most recent examples.  A comic-con heard tell that… Continue reading

A teachable moment for the Comic-Con Industry

I was on the interwebs this weekend trying to figure out the name of a stand-up comedy showcase type show that was on in the 90’s.  I used to watch it as a young buck and was trying to think of the name of it when talking to my friend… Continue reading

Dutch Comic-Con Part 3 in a series -Making the Exclusive

Part 3 – Making the Exclusive Info on Dutch Xmas Con HERE When we last left our hero he had surveyed the landscape of previous Dutch Comic-Cons and judged them to be serious business. These people know how to put on a Comic-con, and the people who go appear to… Continue reading

Dutch Comic-Con part 2 in a series

When we last left our hero, he had been invited to be a guest at Dutch X-mas con! That’s about as much as I told you…because that’s about as much as I knew.  Initially, there isn’t too much I have to know.  I’ve been doing this awhile and whether I’m… Continue reading

In case you weren’t mortified enough…I will be representing the U.S. at the Dutch X-mas Comic-con

Just in case you weren’t mortified about Trump representing the U.S.A overseas, I will be at Dutch X-mas Con this December!  And I’m gonna be grabbing all the…windmills…or cheese, or whatever it’s inappropriate to grab over there. And I’m gonna say “U.S.A.! U.S.A.!” while I do it!  I’m gonna let… Continue reading

Hello Jet lag my old friend

I have three more convention appearances slated this year… r.e. Three more instances of being treated as the comedic and illustrative genius that I am, and not the weird degenerate living above a print shop in a crappy neighborhood…which I also am. I’m looking forward to these conventions, which as… Continue reading

The road back from Comic-Con International

Jack didn’t make it over the candlestick this time At the battle of Little Big Horn (Custer’s last stand), I imagine one of the U.S. solders, wounded , crawling away from the battle and thinking ” To hell with it, even if I manage to crawl away, I’ve got six… Continue reading

Comic Con International part 3- the floor plan

You’re Gonna need a plan Comic-Con International…is HUGE.  About 7 city blocks long and 3 city blocks deep.  600 tables?  900?  more? I dunno.  It’s a freakin lot.  and hardly any of it these days contain ACTUAL COMIC BOOKS.  It’s a pop culture convention now and that is as much… Continue reading

CCI Exclusives (road to Comic-Con part 2)

***not going to Comic-Con International?  PAY ATTENTION for how you can get our exclusives*** As this is being written Comic-Con International has not listed companies “Exclusives” on their website ( or at least I don’t see it anywhere). So I’ll show you some of ours now, here. ***since this has… Continue reading