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Internet Comics

The internet is everyone’s favourite way to waste time. With the billions of internet users, it is a rich pool of human insight. Popular sites like Reddit and Chive become a fountain for funny anecdotes, memes, images, interesting information and … Continue reading

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Batman Year One: comic vs movie

I decided to compare the Batman: Year One (1987) comic by Frank Miller and David Mazzuchelli which we read in class to the animated film of the same title which was released in 2011. The question regarding the authenticity of … Continue reading

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Zen pencils’ way with words

I came across a very interesting website called zenpencils.com which creates cartoon strips out of inspirational quotes and poems. I highly recommend checking out the site because each strip is a very cool interpretation of what is being said. This … Continue reading

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Calvin and his dad

Calvin and Hobbes was the first newspaper comic strip that I remember reading religiously. The art is lively and vibrant, even those in black and white format, which appropriately reflects the youthful subject matter. The concept of a kid and … Continue reading

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