A Web of Footnotes — How We Will Read Books in the Future

The technological development that's going to change the way we read forever isn't ebooks — it's footnotes »10/25/08 9:32pm10/25/08 9:32pm. For the past few months, if you really wanted to understand DC Comics' big crossover series Final Crisis, you basically had to read each issue alongside Eisner-winning critic Each time a new issue in the…

Ten Kickass Songs About Comic Books, Plus One Weird Ditty

What are the best songs about comic books, other than Black Sabbath's "Iron Man"? I asked Douglas Wolk on IM the other day because he's the only person I know who is obsessed with comic books and music simultaneously. (He's the author of the awesome Reading Comics and Live At the Apollo about James Brown.) The best… »1/03/08 12:45pm1/03/08 12:45pm