Darren G. Davis
Paula Deen’s Recent Scandal to Be Memorialized in Comic Form, Because We All Needed That
If you've ever heard about a celebrity biography comic being made and then needed a couple of minutes to figure out why in the world anyone would make that in the first place, there's a pretty good chance that book was probably produced by Bluewater Productions. Since 2009, the comic company has made a name for itself with its one-shot books about famous people such as Al Franken, Justin Bieber, and even Honey Boo Boo. Now they've announced a new book based on the rise and fall -- but mostly the rise, apparently -- of ex-Food Network star Paula Deen. I can only imagine how butter-greased those pages will be.Read on...
Honey Boo Boo Has a Comic Book, and Now There’s Variant Covers
We don't know how we missed the fact that in November comics publisher Blue Water Productions printed a comic book about reality television child Alana Thompson as in Honey Boo Boo -- we're just lucky we guess -- but today they also released "collectible" variant covers. We put "collectible" in quotes not as a commentary on the perceived value of such an item, but because the covers are only being offered digitally, so we're not sure how one would really go about collecting them, or why one would want to.Read on...