New York Comic Con kicked off on Thursday, attracting comics and pop-culture fanatics from around the globe to the Javits Center on the west side of Manhattan for celebrities and cosplay. Oh, and comics. Here's a selection of the 10 most subversive comics we spotted at NYCC.
These are things you should do if you want to make absolutely sure there isn't a second date: *Talk only about yourself the whole time. Basically, do a Broadway-style monologue in which you tell your entire life story, filled with self-congratulations and bragging, all intended to crowd out any o ... More >>
As the baseball season nears, the announcements of the season's schedule of promotions steadily increases, and over the weekend the Mets announced that for their 50th anniversary they'd be throwing a three-show postgame concert series in 2012. The lineup: the hesher-pop outfit REO Speedwagon (June 1 ... More >>
Photo: Jack Dempsey/AP. "Captain Morgan" gave this "Calling All Captains" jersey to actress Alyssa Milano at the Ryan Howard Foundation All-Star event in St. Louis on Monday. We publish it because it delights us, and because we want to know if you hear the same monologue going on in "Captain Mo ... More >>
Click to enlarge. Finally pulling out the bullhorn on this weekend's permit-less backyard-and-rooftop festival, Hillstock, after initial concern for blowing up the event's spot. But, by now, you're either going or you're not. Organized by Food'lebrity frankfurter Alex Billig and his Eskalators' ban ... More >>
At last we have a celebrity nude of historical interest. It is announced that Amy Fisher, who years ago regaled us in the Long Island Lolita case that introduced the world to suburban lout Joey Buttafuoco and spawned a TV movie in which the star-crossed lovers were played, hilariously, by Alyssa M ... More >>
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