comics

Who Could Say No to a Bilingual Comic Called "Lowriders in Space"?

Lowriders in Space is a new comic that’s just as much of an adventure as it sounds like.  Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The Best of 2014

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. In this installment, artist Erika Moen rounds up her favorite products from her entire year of testing out sexy stuff.  Read more »

The History of Women in Geek Culture Should Not Be Overlooked

This anxiety over gender is deeply tied to nerds’ concerns about the mainstreaming of geekdom. Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The Mystic Wand

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, artist Erika Moen finds herself in need of a brand-new vibrator.  Read more »

Six Great Small Press Titles to Seek Out

Short Run organizers Janice Headley, Eroyn Franklin, Kelly Froh and their bounty of books. Photo: Alex Stonehill. On Saturday, November 15th, Short Run Comix & Arts Festival will hold its fourth annual showcase for indie... Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: Consent

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, artist Erika Moen talks about the building block of all healthy sexual relationships: consent.  Read more »

It's Hard to Get Excited About Marvel's New Crop of Films

Did the phrase “two-part Avengers threequel” really need to be part of our consciousness?  Yesterday, Marvel unveiled the timeline for the new crop of superhero films it... Read more »

A Brief History of Batgirl

  Batgirl started life oddly: she was introduced in 1961 as part of an attempt to make the Batman series seem less homoerotic.  Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: A Pleasing, Tingling Sensation

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, artist Grace Allison discusses a little-known phenomenon called Autonomous... Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The Sexy Photos Primer

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, artist Erika Moen lays out the basics of how to share sexy photos without crossing any ethical boundaries.  Read more »

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She-Hulk, Attorney at Law: She's Mean, She's Green, and She Believes in Due Process

Avenger. Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. Member of the Fantastic Four. Read more »

In a Bizarre 1976 Comic Book, Spider-Man Fought the Villain of Misleading Sex Education

Last week, I came across a very strange comic book: in 1976, Planned Parenthood teamed up with Marvel to publish a one-off comic in which... Read more »