Feb. 16th, 2011

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Robinson continues to play with his love for obscure characters.

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The first issue of Garth Ennis' new series JENNIFER BLOOD is out. He's described it as a sort of "'Weeds' meets 'The Punisher.'"



In an interview about the series with Comic Book Resources, Ennis has an interesting comment about the nature of sexism within comics fandom: "Same as any other character-type or genre, if the sales aren't there the books wither on the vine. One thing I've discovered over the years is that a certain part of comics' predominantly male audience doesn't really like tough women. Sure, the idea's okay in principle, so long as you have an attractively drawn figure that sits mutely on the page as a nice safe object of lust – but if you then make that figure reasonably human and give her a mind of her own with even vaguely believable responses, all of a sudden things aren't quite so cozy."

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