Monthly Archives: March 2011

A Brief Tour of the Web and Comics – Part 1 of Some?

Recently, Alan (frequent VFcast guest and the guy who can be counted on to help us earn our explicit rating on iTunes while forgetting to talk about comic books) asked me to put together a list of webcomics that I … Continue reading

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VFcast Episode 5: That’s Some Cosmic Shit

A Podcast, for sure! Vestrymen From The Future Episode 5 In which we discuss: The first, and hopefully only late podcast. We are sorry and make up for it with inanity! We read comics that we did not tell you we … Continue reading

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Comic Book Movies

As you can likely tell I like comic book movies a lot when they are done well. Lee would like to like them but does not always. We are looking to come to an accord so we where talking about good ways … Continue reading

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Podcast will be late

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Quick Review: Silver Surfer 2

As I’ve said before I really, really, want to like the Silver Surfer. He is touted as Stan Lee’s cosmic and cerebral creation. He is supposed to be smart, driven, introspective, and philosophical. His power is on Superman‘s  level, and he fights interesting enemies. Unfortunately that … Continue reading

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Comics As Public Debate

I’m about to go and spend an hour of time teaching a friend’s High School class about the fundamentals of policy debate. Being the geeky geek with geeky interests that I am, I’m thinking about comics’ role in the public discourse. Comics, like … Continue reading

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Replacability and why its a bad thing

None of us like the feeling  feeling that we are replaceable. We like feeling unique, useful and valuable. However, ts become clear to me that comics writers could do themselves a great deal of good if they started thinking about … Continue reading

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Digger, by Ursula Vernon

Parting is such sweet sorrow. We don’t give a lot of time to webcomics on TheVestrymen Dot Com.  I’m not entirely sure why, because we sure as Hell read them.  That being said, I just finished something so rad that … Continue reading

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VFCast Episode 4: Don’t Fear the Irish Lone Ranger

Raise a beer and drink to COMICS! Vestrymen From The Future Episode 4 In which we discuss: All things green and with four cloves are in this episode! Fo’ sho’, Yo! Lee read Transmetropolitan Vol. 5: Lonely City, The Wanted … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Superboy #5

This is a comic book where everything happens TWICE. But not in a good way. Superboy #5 is a bunch of things. It is a continuation of the rad tradition of Superman/Flash races, it is the fallout from Connor and … Continue reading

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