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Fallout from the Sexy Powerpuff Girls Cover; Fear Not, Pervs, There's Always Zenescope

Are you QQing because Cartoon Network pulled that Powerpuff Girls cover? Let's talk about it!

Cartoon Network No Longer Wants You to Want to Bang the Powerpuff Girls

That's the only reasonable conclusion we can draw from their response.

Does Cartoon Network Want You to Want to Bang the Powerpuff Girls?

That's the only reasonable conclusion we can draw from this story.

Discussion: Alan Moore's 'Last' Interview

Moore addresses longstanding accusations about his use of rape and sexual violence in his work and slams Grant Morrison, critics, comics, comics fans, Victorians, and the middle classes before...

Reporter Asks Lena Dunham Why She's Naked So Much on Girls, Controversy Ensues (NSFW)

A reporter for The Wrap asked Lena Dunham why she was nude so much at a press conference, provoking accusations of sexism and misogyny from Judd Apatow.

Twitter Misogyny Makes Kevin Smith Realize He's a Crappy Filmmaker

The director came to a life altering realization after his fans attacked a female critic on Twitter.

Sexism in Comics: The Saga Continues

Two new sexism stories hit the net today, and you should take a moment to read about them.

Paul Dini: Cartoon Execs Only Interested in Boys

The writer chimes in on the 'Fatman on Batman' podcast about the problems with cartoons and children's programing in general, citing the troubles he had with 'Tower Prep'.

Amy Adams Pwns Fanboys, Comic Industry With Wonder Woman Thoughts

Adams discusses the possibility of a love triangle in Superman vs. Batman with Lois Lane and Wonder Woman.

X-Box Breaks Down Gender Stereotypes With New Ad Campaign

The campaign allows women to send their boyfriends a letter convincing them to stop knitting and get an X-Box One.

And... Tess Fowler Responds to Brian Wood's Response

Fowler gives a detailed account of her original story on Tumblr, and an explanation of her intentions.

Brian Wood Responds to Tess Fowler's Accusations

In a statement on his website, Brian Wood has responded to the controversy that has been building for the last several weeks.

Tess Fowler: 'Brian Wood is a DICK'

The cartoonist makes accusations involving the convention hotel room scandal first reported a few weeks ago.

Thor Beats Off Orson Scott Card

...with a little help from Loki.

DC Announces 18 Part Crossover: Forever Evil: Blight

DC announced a five month crossover event featuring four books.

Has Big Comics' Insistence on Reliving the 90s Broken the Timestream?

The comics industry just wants to party all the time party all the time party all the tiiiiiiime.

SDCC: Dynamite Defies Industry Norms with All Female Written Red Sonja Book

Rest of industry shocked to learn that there can be more than three women writers in comics at one time.

SDCC: IDW to Further Degrade My Little Pony with Sexualized Equestria Girls Prequel

The publisher will help bridge the gap between innocent, gender-neutral ponies and unnecessarily sexualized teenage humanoids!

Tony Daniel Quits Twitter After Gender Politics Argument

After allegedly getting into a brief exchange about the inherent misogyny in the term "friend zone," Tony Daniel appears to have deleted his Twitter account.