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The Pull List Comic Reviews: ‘Wolverine’, ‘The Shield’, ‘Deadpool’ and More!

10 December 2009 1:00 PM, PST | The Flickcast | See recent The Flickcast news »

Welcome to another edition of The Pull List Comic Reviews! This week we have a shorter list, but as you know, it’s about quality, not quantity. Besides, all of your favorites are here, including a couple of surprises. As always, Warning: Spoilers Ahead.

Pull Of The Week:

Wolverine: Under The Boardwalk one-shot

Marvel Comics – $3.99 Us

Writer: Stuart Morre

Artist: Tomm Coker

Score: 8.5

About to board a plane for Alaska, Wolverine receives a mysterious text message asking him to go to Atlantic City instead. Stranger still is the reference to a man Logan hasn’t seen in 40 years, Phil De Blasio, a mafia underboss who tried to kill him last time they met. What transpired on that boardwalk all those years ago has found a way to catch up to him, much to Logan’s chagrin.

In this latest one-shot focusing on Wolverine, writer Stuart Moore crafts a mystery that »

- Sal Loria

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Best. Gay. Week. Ever. (April 17, 2009)

16 April 2009 5:57 PM, PDT | The Backlot | See recent The Backlot news »

Best.Gay.Week.Ever? I don't think so. First, there was that 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. »

- dennis

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