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About Costa

I'm a writer, teacher, baseball fan, old punk, and avid reader.

random book review – Bob Mould, “See A Little Light”

Bob Mould is one of my all-time heroes, and See A Little Light: The Trail of Rage and Melody is a goddamn amazing book. Let’s elaborate. As he tells the story in his autobiography (written alongside music journalist and Our … Continue reading

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random comic review – Scenes From an Impending Marriage

Autobiographical comics are a really weird case.  An indie comics staple ever since the 1970’s when the burgeoning “comix” scene began to grow and foster itself as a reaction to not only mainstream superhero comics but also large-scale newspaper syndicated … Continue reading

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A brand-new GREEN LANTERN poster and trailer!

At this past weekend’s WonderCon, WB premiered a new poster and some new footage of the upcoming “Green Lantern”, starring Ryan Reynolds as Hal Jordan.  The new poster (above, courtesy of the very professional iFanboy), is pretty standard for an … Continue reading

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The new video from Tin Horn Prayer

You should check out the official video for “Devil Makes Me” by Tin Horn Prayer, off of their latest amazing full-length Get Busy Dying. There’s a review of the whole album forthcoming but until then;

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Paolo Rivera painting Daredevil

– I’m always fascinated by the artistic process when it comes to comics, and seeing people do old-fashioned PAINT painting is amazing. Check this out, as Rivera works on the cover to the upcoming DAREDEVIL #1 (I think) of the … Continue reading

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the new CAPTAIN AMERICA trailer

– The new trailer for “Captain America: The First Avenger”, starring Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Tommy Lee Jones, and more, has hit the Internet… …and this movie looks awesome! I was initially not that huge of a Captain America fan … Continue reading

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