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Brian McNamara

Brian McNamara lectures about culture and society to Freshmen across NJ and spends way too much time online. Trekkie, Whovian, Punk, Inadvertent Hipster. Follow his madcap, pop culture adventures on Twitter: @PraxJarvin.

What’s On Your Pull List? August 3, 2016

What new comics are you excited about this week? Brian's got quite a few on his pull list.

Why You Need to Read POE DAMERON #1

Have you read POE DAMERON #1 yet? If you love Star Wars, you really should be reading this series.

No Context Given: Whose Dog is it?

In this week's edition of No Context Given -- wait, whose dog is it then?

What to Read After X-MEN: APOCALYPSE

The X-Men movies are perhaps the cinematic franchise that best reflect the experience of reading the comics on which they’re ...

The Art of the (Re)Start: DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1

Take a deep dive into the first issue of DC Universe: Rebirth.

The Art of the Start: POE DAMERON #1

Brian takes a look at POE DAMERON #1 by Charles Soule and Phil Noto

What’s On Your Pull List? April 13, 2016

What's on your pull list this week? Join Brian as he discusses the comics he's excited about.

Three Not So Serious Questions about BATMAN V SUPERMAN

This post contains SPOILERS for BATMAN V. SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE. Like many, I went to see Batman v. Superman over the ...

Racing Through History: The Flash/Superperson Races

We’re just about a week out from an exciting, senses-shattering contest between two giants of the comics world. No, I’m ...


Fighting for truth, justice and the Flying Werewolf way.

Vertigo Relaunch Round-up: Final Rankings

In which Dave and Brian collect their thoughts and discuss where the new Vertigo titles fall in their respective comic ...

No Context Given: NEW AVENGERS #2

Wouldn’t life be improved immensely by spontaneous dance parties and champagne robots?

In the Beginning There Was Doom: SECRET WARS and Hubris

This piece contains spoilers for Marvel’s Secret Wars. Secret Wars is a very complicated event. And I don’t just mean the ...


The most evil Superman ever got was demanding apple pie and not saying “Please.”

What’s On Your Pull List? January 13, 2016

Every week, a different Panelteer will give you a rundown of the comics they’re most looking forward to for the ...