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Sun, March 30th, 2003
It's the (almost) all Alan Moore issue in which Moore confirms his intentions to quit comics upon his 50th birthday and how the comics world is celebrating his work, plus coverage of the recent Grant Morrison event in London with photos.

Mon, March 24th, 2003
Getting the 411 on '411,' what Marvel project Spike Lee showed interest in, a new Geoff John's Wildstorm series, who might be next to move to CrossGen Entertainment, Micah Wright sounds off, Rich Johnston wins an award and much more.

Mon, March 17th, 2003
Rich talks with former editor Joe Illidge extensively about being in and out of the comics industry and what he's doing today, 'G.I. Joe/Transformers' teaser art, 'He-Man' heading to CrossGen, is 'Transformers' moving to Devil's Due, what Millar's up to and more.

Mon, March 10th, 2003
Rich reveals plans for the first Mark Millar Epic project at Marvel. Future Comics past haunts them mightily. Alex Ross shares his feelings about Marvel regarding the handling of "Earth X." What's the status of "Transformers: Profiles?" The cover to "Youngblood: Bloodsport" and, naturally, much more.

Mon, March 3rd, 2003
Will we be seeing a second year of Loeb and Lee on "Batman?" Rich has some word on that as well as lost art from the Art Adams "Authority," Salvador Larocca sounds off on Marvel and 'X-Treme X-Men,' who's writing 'Conan the Barbarian' for Dark Horse, Frazetta's love of guns and more.

Sun, February 23rd, 2003 - Issue #35
Lots of news and rumors from Rich this week, including details of Marvel's new EPIC line, Mike Zeck on 'G.I. Joe,' the 'Earth X' series back on track, 'Youngblood: Bloodsport' artwork, the #1 TPB with Barnes and Noble and, naturally, much more.

Mon, February 17th, 2003
The success of the 'Daredevil' movie has affected a number of other comics headed to the film, the fallout from DC's editorial restructuring, CrossGen toys coming soon, news on upcoming DC reprints, plus many more comic rumors and as an added bonus, photos from this weekend's peace march in London.

Mon, February 10th, 2003
How has the coming war with Iraq affected the movie 'Daredevil' in the U.K.? Rich has seen the evidence. Plus, a new 'Demon' series at DC, what Trevor Hairsine is up to at Marvel, what Rob Liefeld was on, slab happy and much more. Updated

Mon, February 3rd, 2003
More books to come from the 'Tsunami' line, DC goes huntin' for talent, a Bill Willingham update, comic pro reaction to a recent 'Daredevil' screening and more! Updated Batman film news!

Mon, January 27th, 2003
Is a 'Marvels 2' in the making? Is the success of 'Ultimate War' inspiring an X-Men/Avengers crossover? Jeph Loeb doing 'Mister Miracle?' No 'Namor #1' in the U.K.? These and many other questions are answered inside.

Mon, January 20th, 2003
Rich brings you the latest on 'New X-Men' and 'Uncanny X-Men' changes, divulges some details about the new Marvel teased books with some artwork, Steve Uy sounds off on the "Eden's Trail" changes, "Ghostbusters" got an artist, who won't be writing "Iron Man" and much, much more. Updated

Mon, January 13th, 2003
Another big week here at LITG as Rich digs deep concerning the 'First Wave' books at Marvel. Will the 'Ghostbusters' be the next '80s revivial? What's McFarlane doing with Miracleman? Dixon speaks out on Connor's sexual persuasion and much more. UPDATED with exclusive images from a new Alan Moore series.

Mon, January 6th, 2003
It's a busy column this week filled with Marvel scheduling plans, Jeph Loeb snapping and Jeff Mariotte making a switch, another round with Quesada and David, Manga Wars, Miracleman scuttle, the 'Daredevil' film arrives early in the U.K. and much more!

Mon, December 30th, 2002
Rich Johnston presents the 2003 Rumor Awards, looking back on the biggest news and rumors from the year 2002. Which one was the biggest? What was the greatest visual of the year? Rich has 'em all for you.

Wed, December 25th, 2002
Rich brings you a very special Christmas present today and only today. Once Christmas is over this special column will not be found on the site. Not in the archives. Not at all. So, click now to read 'A Very George Lucas Christmas.'

Mon, December 23rd, 2002
Are Ennis, Conner and Palmiotti planning another Image one-shot? Joe Quesada sounds off on Chuck Dixon's comments. What's up with 'Captain Marvel' and the U-Decide event? Robert Weinberg sounds off on 'Soldier X' and much more.

Mon, December 16th, 2002
Rich brings you the usual assortment of rumors, like 'Masters of the Universe' spin-offs, what's happening with, more with Mike Miller, a look a Liefeld pages from the new 'Youngblood,' another new convention and much more!

Mon, December 9th, 2002
So, who's taking over the art chores on 'New X-Men' and 'Uncanny X-Men?' Read to column to find out who it might be. Plus, who's probably not taking over 'Ultimate X-Men' right now, the return of 'Ghost Rider,' an 'Invisibles' game in the works and much, much more.

Mon, December 2nd, 2002
Frank Miller and Daredevil back together? Sort of. Stan Lee's latest venture, Eddie Campbell does Batman, Weinberg speaks out, Morrison leaving X-Men and much more.

Mon, November 25th, 2002
What's going on with Marvel, what could have been with 'The Authority' and more Marvelman/Miracleman scuttle this weeky in Lying In The Gutters.

Mon, November 18th, 2002
Rich brings you surprising news on the return of 'Marvelman/Miracleman.' Plus, Truman and Landsdale's 'Dead Folks,' how Peter David's getting back at Bill Jemas, some Robotechnicality and much more.

Mon, November 11th, 2002
Rich shares some thoughts on Sunday's various DC announcements, plus gives you a peek at 'Judge Dredd vs. Aliens,' how you can get 'Ultimate Spider-Man' on the cheap, an update from Future Comics and much more.

Mon, November 4th, 2002
What other licenses are or may be affected by international rights holding? Rich takes a look into it, plus Morrison on 'Superman?' What was the top selling graphic novel of 2001? Where will the Oakland convention be next year? And what's John Romita up to? Rich knows!

Mon, October 28th, 2002
What will happen to "Transoformers" comics in the UK? Well, Rich has an idea and US fans may want to get on board. George Romero writing comics? Who shot Newsarama? Eric Larsen tells all? And much more. UPDATED 10/30 Larsen respons to Lee.

Mon, October 21st, 2002
Transformers fans, listen up! If you're not in the U.S. you won't be getting your fix any time soon. An editorial realignment at Marvel. More DC projects possibly head to the small screen. Booth's 'Limbo City' in limbo and much more.

Mon, October 14th, 2002
Rich takes a full accounting of his past columns since joining CBR, checking which ones came true, which ones may not have and some updates on others. Plus, an eerie and disturbing cover from the Marvel Comics archives.

Mon, October 7th, 2002
This week Rich brings you 'scandal' from the online world of comics, an 'Agent' that's exiting, the story behind Greg Feeley, more on that 'Doctor Who' project, 'Midnight, Mass.' keeps on and the Marvel Comics blooper reel.Updated

Mon, September 30th, 2002
A very special Warren Ellis edition of Lying in the Gutters, plus who's directing "The Watchmen," the Bulletproof anthology, another "Doctor Who" spin-off and more on CrossGen's Premiere Publisher status with Diamond.

Mon, September 16th, 2002
Joe Q working without a net, more 'Tom Strong' news, 'Agent X' skinny, a Dark Horse mainstream line, Marvel waves the flag one more time, more on the Valiant non-publication, 'Mignight, Mass.' saved and much more.

Mon, September 9th, 2002
Rich brings his usual assortment of rumors this week with a Valiant clarification, the Hibbs v. Marvel deal, 'Elfquest' possibly going to DC, more Moore Gore, TMNT's next writer/artist team, Rich gets Jerry Ordway a job and much more!

Tue, September 3rd, 2002
Rob Liefeld's next new series, Darwyn Cooke rewrites the DC U, Ty Templeton goes to War, Chaos! Theory, Valiant no more and much more from Rich Johnston. Valiant story updated

Mon, August 26th, 2002
Simonson, Ordway and Russell on 'Wonder Woman,' Moorcock returns to DC, Marvel/Oni collaboration a go, the story behind the 'GI Joe'/'Micronauts' artist switch and of course, much more.

Mon, August 19th, 2002
Rich brings ya the latest juicy bits from around the industry with some notes about 'Stormwatch' and 'The Authority,' what happens next with Chaos! having closed up shop, Jimmy Palmiotti on the big screen, the latest on 'Superman/Rocketeer' and much more.

Mon, August 5th, 2002
Where you'll find Kaare Andrews next project, the story behind the Newsarama move, that Ultimatization thing continues, 'Authority' labeling, Zimmerman and Quesada speak out and 'Mystic' gets a boob job.

Mon, July 29th, 2002
Rich brings news of what's up with 'Stormwatch,' the possible 'Shonen Jump' line-up, Quesada answers why the 'Dracula' TPB was cancelled, Finch to work on 'Ultimate X-Men' and will Alan Moore be doing work for Vertigo? Read on to find out.

Mon, July 22nd, 2002
Even more on the 'Ultimatisation' of Marvel rumors, some 'Road to Perdition' follow-up news, Oscar Jiminez's 'Black Panther' art revealed, 'Full Fathom Force' from AiT/PlanetLar, where Mark Millar might be next and much more. Updated 07/22 2:40 PM PDT.

Mon, July 15th, 2002
Another jam packed column featuring serious news of a comics pro being threatened with bodily harm, a whole transforming truckload of 'Transformers' bits, even more on the Ultimatisation of Marvel, an Image super hero line and much more.

Mon, July 8th, 2002
Another week, another column filled with rumor and gossip from Rich Johnston. This week examines the Joe Quesada on-the-ropes rumors, Ultimatising the MU, what's up with 'Fray,' Brian Hitch on 'The Ultimates' schedule, a first look at Warren Ellis and Jacen Burrows 'Scars' and much more.

Mon, July 1st, 2002
It's the official launch of Rich Johnston's new Lying in the Gutters and this first issue is chock full of stories. Here's some titles to tease you with: 'Is Tibet the new Gay?' 'Ennis and Robertson on Wolverine,' 'Americans, meet Big Dave,' 'Andrews on Ultimate X-Men,' 'Frank Miller plans at DC' and much more!

Thu, June 27th, 2002
While we know Rich Johnston's new rumor/gossip 'Lying in the Gutters' column wasn't set to launch until Monday, he just couldn't wait. Check out this sneak peak installment where Johnston dishes the dirt on a new creator owned imprint coming from CrossGen.

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