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Celeb Convicts Meek Mill, El Chapo, Bobby Shmurda Will Eat This for Thanksgiving

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Anthony Weiner and El Chapo won't have to wait long to lick their chops for Thanksgiving ... the prison meal's served at lunch time. We did a little digging and found out Weiner and Chapo -- serving time at Federal Medical Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center -- will stuff their faces with turkey, gravy and mashed potatoes. For dessert, Weiner gets pie and Chapo gets candied sweet potatoes. When it comes to dinner, all they get
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Robert Kirkman Reps For ‘The Walking Dead’ at WonderCon

Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead and Image Comics Skybound Division, will be appearing at WonderCon for signings and to show off a new Walking Dead hoodie.

In addition to Kirkman’s original books including The Walking Dead and Invincible, the Skybound booth will feature a preview edition of their first original, Witch Doctor by Brandon Seifert and Lukas Ketner and a new The Walking Dead hoodie. See below for a list of scheduled signings and panels, including Witch Doctor-related events.

Friday, April 1st

1:00pm-2:30pm – Witch Doctor signing with Brandon Seifert and Lukas Ketner, Booth #401

3:00pm-5:30pm – Kirkman Signing, Booth #401

5:00pm-6:00pm – Spotlight on Robert Kirkman Room 103

Kirkman, one of the most successful writers in comics today, best known for his work on The Walking Dead, Invincible, Haunt, Image United, Astounding Wolf-Man, Marvel Zombies, and the recent Super Dinosaur, will offer fans
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Best. Gay. Week. Ever. (April 17, 2009)

Best.Gay.Week.Ever? I don't think so. First, there was that Amazon.com kerfuffle where the online merchant began treating almost all books dealing with gay subject matter (even purely academic ones) as adult content — excluding many very worthy titles from their sales rankings system and standard searches.

One sad result? When you type in "homosexuality" as a search on Amazon, the results are skewed dramatically toward crap like this:

(Here's my bit of unsolicited advice to Amazon shoppers who might be interested in A Parent's Guide to Preventing Homosexuality: "Do everyone a favor and don't have kids!")

So what's going on here? On the surface, it sure looked like Amazon had adopted some sort of conservative policy to effectively bury positive gay representation on their site.

But then company spokespersons variously blamed it on a computer "glitch," and a "ham-fisted cataloging error" and made assurances they were working on a fix.
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