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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 003 // Harassment In Comics, and Edmonton
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On this week’s show, we’re diving into the deep end and talking about harassment in the industry. It’s there. Don’t pretend like it isn’t. A note: we recorded this before Eddie Berganza got fired from DC. Finally.
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This Column Has Seven Days #134 // True Stories From Comfy Couches
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This Column Has Seven Days #134 // True Stories From Comfy Couches
Devin R Bruce is a friend to Variant Edition and to all good-hearted creatures who roam the Earth. In each installment of This Column Has Seven Days, Devin discusses his favourite pop culture experiences of the past week in an effort to share the joy of an overlooked gem, an old favourite that’s ...
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Incoming // New Comics for November 15th, 2017
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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This Column Has Seven Days #133 // It’s Chaos; Be Kind
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This Column Has Seven Days #133 // It’s Chaos; Be Kind
Devin R Bruce is a friend to Variant Edition and to all good-hearted creatures who roam the Earth. In each installment of This Column Has Seven Days, Devin discusses his favourite pop culture experiences of the past week in an effort to share the joy of an overlooked gem, an old favourite that’s ...
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Incoming // New Releases for November 8th, 2017
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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This Column Has Seven Days #132 // All Power To The Existentialators!
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This Column Has Seven Days #132 // All Power To The Existentialators!
Devin R Bruce is a friend to Variant Edition and to all good-hearted creatures who roam the Earth. In each installment of This Column Has Seven Days, Devin discusses his favourite pop culture experiences of the past week in an effort to share the joy of an overlooked gem, an old favourite that’s ...
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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 002 // Single Issues: Threat or Menace?
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The comic book industry has long been reliant on single issues… but can that possibly continue? And for how long? Danica and Brandon explore the future of single issue comic books on this edition of YEGS AND BACON. All this, plus traffic and weather from Devin R. Bruce – and our amazi...
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Incoming // New Releases for November 1st, 2017
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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This Column Has Seven Weeks #131 // Yeah, I Said Weeks
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This Column Has Seven Weeks #131 // Yeah, I Said Weeks
Devin R Bruce is a friend to Variant Edition and to all good-hearted creatures who roam the Earth. In each installment of This Column Has Seven Days, Devin discusses his favourite pop culture experiences of the past week in an effort to share the joy of an overlooked gem, an old favourite that’s ...
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Incoming // New Releases for October 25th, 2017
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 001 // The Comics Industry Is Doomed
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Welcome back to a brand new season of YEGS AND BACON! On this week’s episode – is the comic book industry doomed? Yes! Or… no? Maybe. Danica and Brandon discuss what needs to change if comic shops want to see tomorrow, and they have the math to prove it. All this, plus traffic a...
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Incoming // New Releases for October 18th, 2017
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 000 // If You’re Just Joining Us
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Gooooood morning Edmonton! Grab your coffees or your general morning beverage of choice, because YEGS AND BACON is here! On this week’s PREVIEW show, we give our statement of purpose, ad talk about the days ahead. You want some feminism and general mindfulness in your comics culture? Then y...
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Incoming // New Releases for October 13th, 2017
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Please be aware that due to an accident with the delivery truck, new comics in the Edmonton region will not be on the shelves until Friday. We apologize for the inconvenience. As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! NEW SINGLE ISSUES ACTION COMICS ...
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A Tutorial on Ordering Comics
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by Danica LeBlanc Most people walk into a comic store, pull a single issue off the shelf, buy it, then leave. But stores can’t rely on everyone doing that, so that’s why most have a subscription service. I’m going to focus on those specific customers today. If this sounds like something you’d be ...
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