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Mon, April 22nd, 2002

This week writer Ed Brubaker sits in the Hot Seat to shared a few things he's learned over the years and how a good idea will never go to waste.

Tue, April 2nd, 2002

What do you know about comics in Australia? Probably not as much as you should. Aussie native Darren Close shares with CBR a fascinating look at the Australian comics scene, introducing you to their history and letting you know about some of the current successes found in that market.

Mon, March 25th, 2002

Comics writer Beau Smith shares how he became known as the "Manliest Man in Comics," as he shares a side of his life you would never expect if you've met the man.

Mon, March 4th, 2002

Comics retailer Joe Field talks about Free Comic Book Day and outlines the many ways you as fans, retailer and professionals can help make this a successful event.

Tue, February 26th, 2002

CrossGen Publisher Mark Alessi returns to the Hot Seat (he loves this chair!) this week to discuss new initiatives his company is launching and why he thinks it will help the industry as a whole.

Mon, February 18th, 2002

Funk-O-Tron publisher Robert Kirkman shares his love of comics.

Mon, February 11th, 2002

"Noble Causes" Writer Jay Faerber has some strong words for aspiring artists out there.

Mon, February 4th, 2002

CrossGen publisher Mark Alessi talks about some of the latest initiatives his company has launched and why they're good ideas for the whole industry to follow.

Mon, January 28th, 2002

Comics retailer James Sime shares an interesting perspective on comics and discusses what makes a truly great comic book store.

Mon, January 14th, 2002

"7 Guys of Justice" creator Brian Joines shares the story of what he had to do to break into comics. A hint: it wasn't easy!

Mon, January 7th, 2002

Udon Comics chief Erik Ko talks about what you should expect once you break into the comics industry.

Mon, December 31st, 2001

Writer Marc Bryant shares the most important advice he ever got when he asked what he needs to do to break into comics.

Mon, December 24th, 2001

The third installment of Scott Morse's Hot Seat contributions. This week he rounds out his look at comics that helped shape his career with "Road to America" and "Lone Wolf and Cub."

Mon, December 17th, 2001

Part two of Scott Morse's three week stint here at the Hot Seat where he takes a look at comics that helped influence his career. This week he takes a look at "Rubber Blanket" and "Love and Rockets."

Mon, December 10th, 2001

Week one of Scott Morse's three week sit in The Hot Seat in which he takes a look at comics that shaped his career. This first week includes looks at GI Joe and Daredevil.

Mon, December 3rd, 2001

CBR Executive Producer shares the origin story of CBR and give's you a look back at what CBR used to look like.

Mon, November 26th, 2001

Writer Danny Donnovan shares a more rosy picture of the future of this industry.

Mon, November 19th, 2001

Writer Dan Mishkin with a different perspective on the role Super-Heroes will play in future comics.

Mon, November 12th, 2001

For our innagural column Marvel Comics President and COO Bill Jemas takes a satirical look at himself and Marvel Comics in a column that's sure to catch you by surprise.

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