Articles By Larry Young
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Fri, November 30th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
A cannon, stout, noble cannon; off its railings and loose upon the deck. The cannon points every which way with the bounding of the sea... the cannon points this week at PREVIEWS and its import and necessity.
Fri, November 23rd, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry cracks open the AiT/Planet Lar vault and shines the light on an Image/Motown project from 1996, "Casual Heroes."
Fri, November 16th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
The future smells of Russian leather, of blood, of Godlessness, and of much whipping.
Fri, November 9th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week Larry gets all up in it and gets his flag on.
Fri, November 2nd, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
Apparently this week Larry is filled with the Milk of Human Kindness, or something, because he gives the other four premier comic book vendors a money-making idea that his company's been using for a while.
Fri, October 26th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry talks to writer Matt Fraction about dinosaurs, DVDs, comic books, and Getting The Job Done. You know that bit in Star Trek where Riker and Worf sit down and sum things up? This is like that.
Fri, October 19th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
A couple of ruminations this week, from Our Man Lar, detailing what ancillary merchandise has got to do with anything, how Spider-man first climbed up Half Dome in Yosemite, and what Mike Allred says about comic books.
Fri, October 12th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry ponders the problem: how to make better a world where evil brings triumph, and virtue, none at all? The answer: responsibility in Art.
Fri, October 5th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry and new AVENGERS artist Kieron Dwyer have lunch and talk acting, plankton, and comic book production.
Fri, September 28th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry sees a stylish rebirth of hackneyed science fiction, a "fixing" of a concept that wasn't really broken in the first place, and makes a bet with one of you folks reading this right this very second.
Fri, September 21st, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry washes ashore on the Island of Misfit Ideas, and bravely shows us what happened when he tried to shoehorn old Kirby into the late Nineties.
Fri, September 14th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
The difference between last week and this week.
Fri, September 7th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
How Marvel is like a pretty girl at a crosswalk, an entertaining website featuring its content on .pdfs, a cocktail at a comic shop, and Microsoft.
Fri, August 31st, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
Livin' on Internet Time/Livin' on Internet time/Gonna set my watch back to it/'Cause you know that I been through it/Livin' on Internet time...
Fri, August 24th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, a little peek behind the curtain, as Larry tells what cutting granite has to do with comic book discussion on the Internet.
Fri, August 17th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry throws down a comic book marketing gauntlet while simultaneously weaving a metaphor about fifths of liquor and neighborhood alley cats.
Fri, August 10th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Larry weaves together a cautionary tale of common sense, the Oakland Raiders, rabid politicians, and the Ministry of Space.
Fri, August 3rd, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
The First Rule of Specialty Retail: For the Love of God, Don't Turn Your Brain Off; Customers Will Stop Giving You Money
Fri, July 27th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
Larry gives you a quick run-down of the real heroes of San Diego, and casts doubt on the structural integrity of Joe Quesada's skull.
Fri, July 13th, 2001 | Category: Comic Books
There's a chimpanzee at the dinner table, there's a fond remembrance of 1970s shampoo ads, and there's the one thing every person reading this can do to single-handedly double the amount of people reading comic books.