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  1. Marvel’s EIC Apologizes For Any “Mixed Messaging” That Spider-Woman Butt Cover Might Have Caused

    We can't imagine what those mixed messages might have been.

    So, you might have heard that Marvel is releasing Spider-Women #1 in November. You may also have heard that the first issue will have a variant cover by Milo Manara which is, to say the absolute very least about it, precariously bootylicious. We (and many other people) were pretty upset about it - and Marvel is finally speaking out.

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  2. Is It Anatomically Possible to Do Milo Manara’s Spider-Woman Cover? Three Gymnasts Test The Theory.

    I think you can guess.

    Can you really scale a wall in that position?

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  3. No Ifs, No Butts: Spider-Woman and the Comic Community’s Problem with Minority Readers

    Do better, industry.

    Sometimes it’s easy to see the potential of an iconic image from a first glance. War photography, Marilyn Monroe on a subway grate, Doge—that kind of stuff. Did I see that potential when I first saw Milo Manara’s variant Spider-Woman cover? No, I really just thought her butt looked weird.

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  4. Marvel’s Black Widow #12 Cover Features CNN’s Anderson Cooper Because Of Course It Does

    Black Widow, Silver Fox, what's the difference?

    In all seriousness, this cover by Phil Noto is incredibly gorgeous. And it's not just a one-image gimmick, either: according to the creative team behind Black Widow, Anderson Cooper will play an integral role to the plot as he "exposes the tangled web of the Widow’s past discretions." Uhhhh, yes please?

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  5. An Artistic Critique of Milo Manara and Greg Land’s Controversial Spider-Woman Covers

    Alternate title: "Milo Manara's DisHEARTening Spider-Woman Variant Cover Gets An Artistic ReBUTTal"

    After seeing Milo Manara’s recent, erm, anatomically improbable Spider-Woman variant cover, plus the regular cover by Greg Land, artist Karine Charlebois was compelled to take her to blog Less Tits N’ Ass, More Kickin’ Ass to do a little corrective work. Here we have her art and commentary, republished with permission.

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  6. Hey, Remember That Time Spider-Man Teamed Up With Planned Parenthood To Fight Sex Ignorance?

    Mostly by punching, but it's a start.

    Insert jokes about web shooters here.

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  7. Pull It Together: Adventure Time, Storm, Wonder Woman, Ms. Marvel, and More!

    We've got issues. Lots of issues.

    Welcome to Pull It Together, where the goal is to narrow the massive field of comic book titles to the ones you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

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  8. Marvel, This Is When You Send An Artist Back To The Drawing Board

    Were you looking forward to Spider-Woman #1?

    How many days did we go without an incident like this?

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  9. Bling Fit For An Asgardian God: Thor’s Helmet & Mjolnir Jewelry

    Look! It's Mew-Mew!

    King Ice are the purveyors of all sorts of bling and if you're into that sort of thing, you might like their Thor-inspired items.

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  10. Ridiculous Rule 63 Recreations as Presented By Dorkly

    Complete with a boobs/butt pose!

    Dorkly takes a look at some absolutely crazy rule 63 creations in comics.

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