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Stan Lee Among 250+ Talented Creators Set For 2012 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con

Wizard World Whether it’s “The Avengers,” “Superman,” “Spider-Man,” zombies, vampires or just about any character ever, more than 250 talented creators at Artist Alley at 2012 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con have probably drawn them. Fans can meet superstars like Stan Lee, Mike Deodato Jr., George Pérez, Greg Capullo, Harvey Tolibao, Phil Foglio, Carlo Pagulayan,…

Album Review – Bush, “Sea of Memories”

Megan Purazrang WCB Music Writer Bush Sea of Memories Released – September 13, 2011 Producer – Bob Rock Label – Zuma Rock Records Take a moment and go back to the well-known music of the ‘90s. This was the time when Nigel Pulsford, Robin Goodridge, Dave Parsons, and Gavin Rossdale all London born rockers, joined…

Raw Story – Dan Savage to debate-seeking NOM spokesman: ‘You’re on, motherf**ker’ | The Raw Story

From Raw Story Writer and activist Dan Savage has said that he accepts National Organization for Marriage (NOM) spokesman Brian Brown’s challenge to a debate, according to the blog Towleroad. Brown laid down the challenge on Tuesday, incensed about a month-old video of Savage challenging a group of teen Christians’ notions on the Bible. Brown…

Anime Midwest 2012 Announces Appearance of Panty and Stocking Cast Members

Anime Midwest Anime Midwest 2012, one of the largest up-and-coming anime conventions to happen in the Chicagoland region, is tremendously exuberant to announce the appearance of three cast members from the new FUNimation Panty and Stocking dub will be appearing at the Anime Midwest 2012 convention. Voice actors Jamie Marchi (Panty), Ian Sinclair (Chuck), and…

Shiloh Concert Review

Megan PurazrangWCB Music Writer ShilohDouble Door1572 North Milwaukee Ave., Chicago             It was around 9:00 P.M. when Shiloh hit the stage at Double Door 1572 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL. The band was larger than expected for their indie-rock, alternative sound. Once they got on stage and began playing it was immediately obvious that the six…