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“MAD’s” John Ficarra is Still Running Comic’s Greatest Gang of Idiots
"MAD Magazine's" longtime editor discusses his historic tenure with CBR News and the satirical publication's place in contemporary pop culture.
“Weird Al” Yankovic Talks His “MAD Magazine” Dream Come True
"Weird Al" Yankovic guest-edited this month's issue of "MAD," and CBR News talked to the parody icon and "MAD" E-i-C John Ficarra about it.
Comics A.M. | ‘Charlie Hebdo’ massacre survivor recounts attack
Crime | Sigolène Vinson, a writer for Charlie Hebdo, gives her account of the Jan. 7 shootings that killed 12 at the French satire magazine’s headquarters. Vinson was in the …
Comics A.M. | Books-A-Million sees growth in manga sales
Retailing | The Books-A-Million retail chain reported significant growth in the last quarter, due in part to strong sales of manga and strategy games. “Sales in the graphic novel category …
Comics A.M. | Smart’s ‘Fish-Head Steve’ shortlisted for Roald Dahl prize
Awards | Jamie Smart’s Fish-Head Steve has been shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the first comic to make the list in the six-year history of the award. The …
DC Promotes Harras To SVP, Kanalz To Vertigo
DC Comics made shifts in its executive structure as Editor-in-Cheif Bob Harras earned an SVP addition to his title while Hank Kanalz now leads Vertigo with an eye on integrating the imprint across the company.
Harras Names Berganza Executive Editor DCU, Other Changes
DC Comics Editor-In-Chief Bob Harras has announced a handful of editorial changes, which includes naming long time editor Eddie Berganza Executive Editor of the DC Universe line.