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While we already have the Thursday schedule for the San Diego Comic-Con posted, the BBC has released its complete schedule along with the signings it has planned at the show.  Doctor Who and The Mighty Bosh take the spotlight in these signings and schedules. I wonder if Julian will be able to get David Tennant to sign the Major Spoilers Poster as part of the Julian Challenge?

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Press Release BOOM! Studios is proud to announce its participation in this year’s Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, taking place on April 25 & 26, 2009 at the UCLA campus. BOOM! Studios will be located in “The Comix Strip” section of the festival, in Booth #751 and will have a full complement of trades as well as current issues of FARSCAPE: STRANGE DETRACTORS, THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK and THE INCREDIBLES: FAMILY MATTERS on hand for fans and new readers alike. In addition to their booth presence, BOOM! Studios will also have a panel on Saturday, April 25th, at

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Actor Pat Hingle, who played Commissioner Jim Gordon in Batman, Batman Returns, Batman Forever, and Batman & Robin has passed at the age of 84. Hingle died Saturday night of myelodysplasia, a type of blood cancer, at his home in Carolina Beach, N.C., according to Lynn Heritage, a cousin who was acting as a spokesperson for the family. via Los Angeles Times

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When I was younger, I loved Bloom County.  When it ended, I was a tad sad, but thought everything wrapped up nicely.  When Breathed launched Opus, I read it of and on, but never felt it captured the crazy spirit behind Bloom County.  Perhaps it was the Sunday only appearance that left me feeling all “meh” inside. Berkeley Breathed contacted the Los Angeles Times, announcing to the world, that now Opus will be ending its five year run on November 2, 2008. “30 years of cartooning to end. I’m destroying the village to save it. Opus would inevitably become a

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