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November 24, 2010

Panels Out Of Context #28


From Franklin Richards: Happy Franksgiving! Written by Marc Sumerak, drawn, inked, & lettered by Chris Eliopoulos, and colored by Brad Anderson. Marvel, 2007.

Yes, there's totally a Calvin & Hobbes vibe they're going for here.

November 22, 2010

Everybody's Doin' It, Doin' It

Well, perhaps not everybody. But inspired by Toby, I'm also disallowing comments on this space until further notice. The reasons are simple:

1. I'm tired of dealing with the spambots.

And that's it, basically. My blogging software is desperately out of date, which means I don't have the sort of autofiltering options more modern systems have, and what with the holidays fast approaching, I won't be able to keep an eye out for doofuses (doofii?) who wish to use the comment areas to post their painfully hilarious pleas to purchase patent leather shoes, life insurance, erectile dysfunction pills, and the like. So screw 'em.

For those of you who do wish to make remarks at me, I'm available on twitter (@jonmhansen) or by email for longer form remarks (no Facebook. That ain't gonna happen).

There is the possibility I may change my mind in a few months. I hope to have the time to upgrade over the winter break. No promises, tho'.

November 19, 2010

What's In My Pockets?

Car keys.
Work keys.
iPhone.
Wallet with ID, misc cards, & $26.
Three quarters.
Two nickels.
Part of a gum wrapper.
Hipster PDA.
Black Bic pen.
Yellow crayon from Cracker Barrel.
Empty test tube with red cap.
Small plastic toy hippopotamus.
Six receipts from various New England area restaurants, shops, & gas stations dated to mid-October.

November 18, 2010

O Hai Photoshop

Simply because it amused me:


(some context for anyone needing it.)

November 17, 2010

Panels Out Of Context #27


From The Amazing Spider-Man: The Lizard's Tale. Written by Scott Sonneborn, drawn by Todd Nauck, inked by Robert Campanella, and colored by Dean White. Leapfrog, 2008 (Spider-Man appears courtesy of Marvel).

This is from one of The Boy's LeapFrog tag books. Everytime it reads this panel, he laughs and laughs.

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Today's also my bi-weekly story for The Daily Cabal. This installment: "Reset."

November 10, 2010

Panels Out Of Context #26


From Damage Control #3. Written by Dwane McDuffie, penciled & inked by Ernie Colon, lettered by Rick Parker, and colored by George Roussos. Marvel, 1990.

Remember, the first step to solving your problem is admitting you have one.

November 03, 2010

Panels Out Of Context #25


From The Irredeemable Ant-Man #7. Written by Robert Kirkman, drawn & inked by Cory Walker, colored by Val Staples, and lettered by Virtual Calligraphy's Rus Wooton. Marvel, 2007.

Also, no tiny pony.

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In a related scheduling note, Panels Out Of Context Wednesday will also be joined by Daily Cabal Bi-Weekly Wednesday, at least for the foreseeable future. Please enjoy today's tale of mine, "Looking Up." Or not.