The Outhouse: The Greatest Comic Book Website - For All Your Comics and Entertainment News, Reviews, and Other Insanity

Has DC Done Something Stupid Today?

Are you tired of having to comb through dozens of articles trying to figure out if DC Comics has done something cringeworthy today? Would you like to be the first person to know how long it's been since DC's alienated fans, minorities or people with discerning taste? Do you like regularly experiencing schadenfreude at the expense of a major corporate entity? Well, The Outhouse has the solution for you! Stay up to date at www.hasdcdonesomethingstupidtoday.com!

Note: Not every article here resulted in a counter update. Some are included because they are related to updates, to enhance the narrative.

DC Does Something Right: Buys Al Plastino Art and Donates to Museum

Has DC done something classy today? For the most part, yes.

DC Relents on Detective Comics #27 Subscription Snafu

Dan Didio indicated that the issue had been fixed on his Facebook page.

A Lot Can Happen In Five Years: DC’s (Rumored) Future

“Different” does not necessarily mean “stupid,” even when it comes to DC.

Circle Of Life: Mutant Cockroaches to Take Over DC Executive Offices After Move To Burbank

Building owners note that at least the cockroaches make good comics and clean up after themselves.

7 Biggest 'Has DC Done Something Stupid Today' Stories of 2013

This week, the Saturday Seven takes a look at how busy the folks at DC kept the folks responsible for the "counter" and what the biggest stories were for the year.

How DC Stole Detective Comics

With massive apologies to Dr. Seuss

DC Announces New Executive Talent Search Contest

The winner will be hired as the next bungling DC executive for a ridiculous salary and the opportunity to alienate fans and creators.

Harley Quinn Suicide Contest 'Discovers' Not So New Artist

Jeremy Roberts has 74 comics credits to his name, including some for DC.

DC Decides Harley Quinn Suicide Scene Not a Good Idea; Changes Page

It only took weeks of bad press to change it, so yay?

Top 25 Reasons Why the Sandman: Overture Delay Might Not Be DC's Fault

In which The Outhouse waits for more info before deciding whether to reset the counter.

Rich Johnston Dishes Major Dirt on DC Burbank Move

Bob Harras, Bobbie Chase, and Joey Cavalieri could be out, Mike Marts could be new EIC, and there could be friction between Geoff Johns and Dan Didio!

Diane Nelson: DC Move to Burbank Will Make Holiday Parties Run More Smoothly

In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Nelson explains how difficult it was to hold a Halloween costume contest on two coasts.

Blogger Throwdown: Fallout From DC Burbank Story Scorches Rich Johnston

The beleaguered rumormonger is under attack on Twitter for reporting DC's move to Burbank, CA.

It Has Been 50 Years Since DC Comics Did Something Stupid

The company nearly drove legendary artist Al Plastino to tears with stupidity that occurred over fifty years ago.

A Sad J.H. Williams Reveals What Might Have Been for Batwoman

With Williams and W. Haden Blackman's final issue of Batwoman out this week, Williams muses about the plans the pair didn't get to execute.

NYCC: Dan Didio Answers the Tough Questions (With the Easy Answers)

Didio was asked about creator walkoffs, the abuse of female characters, and marriage in the New 52 at the Sunday Conversation with Dan Didio panel at New York Comic Con.

DC Spoils Earth-2 Batman Identity in Toy Tweet? - UPDATED

In a tweet advertising some upcoming Earth-2 action figures, DC may have spoiled the identity of Earth-2's Batman.

Top Five Reasons The Rumored DC 'Five Years Later' Event Will Be Totally Awesome

A recent rumor says next year's September gimmick from DC will be a "five years later" event and a weekly series, and The Outhouse tells you why that would, like, totally rule.