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Australian philosopher, literary critic, legal scholar, and professional writer. Based in Newcastle, NSW. Author of FREEDOM OF RELIGION AND THE SECULAR STATE (2012), HUMANITY ENHANCED (2014), and THE MYSTERY OF MORAL AUTHORITY (2016).

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Sunday supervillainy - re: "just sayin'"

See a stoush about sales numbers on Amazing Spider-Man over here. Also (which is more elevating than a clash of proud people being uncharitable to each other) some insight into the Spidey/MJ/ break-up-their-marriage business. J. Michael Straczynski was clearly not happy about the editorial mandate for this.

H/T Scans Daily, which also has a thread on this little train wreck.


Mike said...

You might enjoy: http://mooloozone.wordpress.com/2011/12/12/les-aventures-des-x-men-laffaire-magneto/

Russell Blackford said...

Checked it out - and it's very funny. It would probably be even funnier if my French were better, but I got the gist of it, and loved a lot of the in jokes for people who know their X-Men mythos.