Category Archives: Ramblings & Reviews

Irish Comic Book Characters & Graphic Novels

Road to Perdition First one off is the graphic novel Road to Perdition written by Max Allan Collins, with fantastic art by Richard Piers Rayner. Set during the prohibition era of Al Capone and Elliot Ness, the protagonist is Michael O’Sullivan, a … Continue reading

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Jim Keefe Interview – Cosmic Geppeto Podcast

I recently did an interview for the Cosmic Geppeto Podcast. Listen and see how my brain works in so much as I hardly ever finish a sentence before jumping off to some other tangent. Plus, I only got bleeped a … Continue reading

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Hal Foster’s Prince Valiant: The Fantagraphics Studio Edition

Hal Foster’s Prince Valiant: The Fantagraphics Studio Edition.The Holy Grail for a Prince Valiant collection. Initial price tag was steep (and out of my price range), but Deb cashed in a bunch of Amazon promo codes she had to make … Continue reading

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Adventure Strip Finales

With the Amazing Spider-man comic strip going to reprints for the time being, Roy Thomas and Alex Saviuk’s run on the strip has come to an end. March 17 was the last Sunday with March 23 being the last daily. … Continue reading

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Keefe’s Remolding & Repair Inc.

I wasn’t drawing my cousin Byrne per se, but the contractor in recent Sally Forth strips was certainly inspired by him. The shamrock on the jacket is even in reference to my cousin’s remodeling company. I told Francesco Marciuliano (the … Continue reading

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