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The Word for World is Forest
3.90
it was amazing
Since I sat, polite, but wanting desperately to excuse myself from the spilt paint, methodical cacophony of clumsy dialogue, garish colors, interludes ...more
Jan 1983
Mar 01, 2010
 
The Joker
4.05
did not like it
I try not to write mean reviews, but Joker was like a mugger at a state trooper convention, and just deserves what it gets.
Ugly, cruel, poorly written
...more
not set
Jan 31, 2009
 
The Question: Zen And Violence V. 1
4.05
it was amazing
I love the fact that O'Neil took such a douche bag of a character and rather than reinvent him he actually reformed him by making him realize he was a ...more
not set
Jul 07, 2010
 
The Fountainhead
3.85
did not like it
A friend convinced me I should give this another shot having tossed it after the first chapter. Thanks, asshole. Petrified, bone dry writing as though ...more
not set
Mar 05, 2011
 
Ed the Happy Clown (A Yummy Fur Book)
3.92
it was amazing
Along with Alan Moore's 80's work (Swamp Thing, Miracle Man and Watchmen) Brown's "ED The Happy Clown" in its collected form is/was and probably alway ...more
Jan 1990
Dec 30, 2007
 
The Politics of Experience/The Bird of Paradise
4.14
it was amazing
Someone else wrote this but I like what he said and it is what has always been in the back of my mind:

"What if the "delusions" reported by patients du
...more
Mar 16, 2012
Mar 18, 2012
 
Percy Gloom
3.78
it was amazing
Percy Gloom lives in an odd Dave Cooper “Crumple” sort of world. There are "just add water" mountains and goats that sing opera. This reads like a Kaf ...more
Jan 2007
Jul 22, 2007
 
The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number
3.76
it was amazing
My never ending quest to comprehend any numbers not addressed in remedial math. This helped a lot. Not dumbed down while not being for physicists only ...more
Feb 2012
Feb 23, 2012
 
All-Star Batman and Robin, the Boy Wonder, Vol. 1
3.21
did not like it
I wish I could give it the finger. Hold on, just did.
not set
May 18, 2008
 
Misery Loves Comedy
3.91
it was amazing
Collecting his 12 year journey that is Schizo 1-3 Brunetti proves that out of the hundred or so autobiographical cartoonists who’ve lingered like gang ...more
Jan 2007
Apr 22, 2008
 
Wanted
3.71
did not like it
The most insultingly bad comic I have ever read. The last page was not funny, clever, ironic, poignant, relevant but perhaps contemporary in that it j ...more
not set
Apr 11, 2009
 
Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72
4.10
it was amazing
Just reread this and it, in my opinion, may be the best book ever written. I hadn't read it since Bush Jr was elected and I think I have a much greate ...more
Jan 1986
Jul 19, 2007
 
Sword of the Atom
3.61
it was amazing
I was shocked at how well this series re-read after 19 years. I always thought Jan Stranad was a highly underrated writer and this is some of his best ...more
not set
Nov 14, 2010
 
Planet Of Beer
3.82
it was amazing
The Smell of Planet of Beer: Brian Sendelbach Interview
REILLY: Brian, first off, as you know, I am a very lazy man, so can you write the intro header
...more
not set
Dec 21, 2009
 
Batman/Grendel
3.74
it was ok
This is a weird one for me, because if had just collected the first story I would have given it 4 stars, but that second story was just awful and requ ...more
not set
Apr 19, 2008
 
The Great Trash Bash
3.62
it was amazing
A cool little sequential piece for kids that tells the tale of Mayor Hippo of Beaston. It is a straight forward tale that (with the help of fox's, fro ...more
Nov 28, 2009
Nov 29, 2009
 
This Girl for Hire (Honey West, #1)
3.43
it was amazing
Never knew that this was a great series of novels, thought it was just a horrid TV show.
"Honey West is the nerviest, curviest P.I. in Los Angeles - or
...more
Jul 2011
Aug 04, 2011
 
The Snowman
4.28
it was amazing
This is one of the most beautiful, touching books on friendship I have ever read (though it is wordless) about the magical nature of the birth of true ...more
Jan 1978
Jan 08, 2008
 
Cul de Sac: This Exit
4.27
it was amazing
I hung out with Richard for a few hours at a party last year and we kept getting interrupted by his fans who would rush up and say "Cul De Sac is the ...more
Aug 14, 2011
Aug 19, 2011
 
The Wolverton Bible
3.92
it was amazing
A book that I have waited half of my life to get my hands on. If you are a religious weirdo, and want a glimpse into the mind of how another religious ...more
Feb 19, 2009
Mar 19, 2009
 
English Composition & Grammar: Complete Course
4.22
it was amazing
I just found this book from high school (yes, I stole all my high school books when I left/was asked to leave the public school system) and placed it ...more
Jan 1983
Feb 04, 2011
 
H Day
3.71
it was amazing
This is not a pleasant read, but is brilliant and disturbing and that describes French’s body of work. Why would you want to read an unpleasant, claus ...more
Oct 25, 2010
Nov 11, 2010
 
X-Men: Season One
3.74
did not like it
I can not remember the last time I found a comic to be this by the numbers and such a bloody chore to read. I could not wait for it to just be over. A ...more
Mar 15, 2012
Mar 15, 2012
 
The Psychotronic Encyclopedia of Film
4.61
it was amazing
Possibly the most dogeared, passionate A to Z film reference ever written.
It's a shame that it went out of print, but you can find $30 used copies of
...more
Jan 1985
Sep 28, 2007
 
The Bloom County Library, Vol. 1: 1980-1982
4.35
it was amazing
Great book but I would like to strangle the dude at IDW that designs the packaging. One day in my briefcase and all of the silver ink fell off of the ...more
not set
Mar 30, 2010
 
The Blot
4.07
it was amazing
Just a great book. If you're a fan of like Jim Woodring or like E.C. Segar style art you'll love this book. It's more of a vibe than a story, but that ...more
Apr 2008
Apr 19, 2008
 
Real Ultimate Power: The Official Ninja Book
4.03
it was amazing
Author Robert Hamburger knows everything about Ninjas such as, Ninjas are mammals and fight all the time. He has quite a bit of real life experience, ...more
not set
May 08, 2011
 
The Family: The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power
3.78
it was amazing
Possibly the most gut wrenching horror novel of all-time - and it is non fiction.
This book is so shocking that I don't know if I would actually believ
...more
Nov 06, 2009
Nov 10, 2009
 
Wilson
3.75
did not like it
This was the midlife confession of a creator who has always wished he was a lot weirder than he really is. It was like reading Peanuts strips by a guy ...more
Jan 2010
Jun 06, 2010
 
Tales of the New Gods
3.04
liked it
This would have been 5 stars if it were just the first Steve Rude 42 page Mr. Miracle story at the beginning but then there are 108 pages of John Byrn ...more
Nov 22, 2010
Dec 01, 2010
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