Alan Moore hangs out with V for Vendetta-masked Occupy protesters

V For Vendetta writer Alan Moore and artist David Lloyd have admitted in interviews that they're tickled that the titular character's Guy Fawkes has become a protest standard. But Channel 4 went one step further and took the hirsute master to Occupy London to meet the masquerade. Alan Moore's chilled with John… » 1/13/12 8:00am 1/13/12 8:00am

Ursula K. Le Guin writes a fable of Occupy Wall Street

If you've been wondering just what's wrong with unemployed people, and why they won't just go get a job, then Ursula K. Le Guin has some answers for you. In the time-honored tradition of fantasists and fabulists, she's phrased her answers in the form of a fable. » 11/23/11 9:40am 11/23/11 9:40am

Frank Miller slams Occupy Wall Street, becomes a parody of himself

Frank Miller's had an interesting career trajectory. First, he was the guy who pumped out oodles of unimpeachably classic comics. Then he was Hollywood's new golden boy with the success of Sin City and 300. His star began to fade with the missteps that were All-Star Batman and Robin and The Spirit. And now — with the… » 11/13/11 8:00am 11/13/11 8:00am

Batman may actually occupy Wall Street

Last week, we pondered what Batman's reaction to the Occupy Wall Street protests might amount to. Now, the L.A. Times reports that the Caped Crusader himself could be stopping by OWS. If the protest is still chugging along for the two weeks The Dark Knight Rises films in New York, that is: » 10/18/11 10:05am 10/18/11 10:05am