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Johnny’s favorite comics and graphic novels of 2011

It was an amazing year for comics.  I started with a list of 45 comics and graphic novels worthy of being considered for this list.  Whittling it down to 12 favorites and 9 honorable mentions was a difficult task.  Please … Continue reading

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Johnny’s favorite albums of 2011

Although this was an incredible year for music, it was sorely lacking a clear ‘album of the year’.  Last year, Arcade Fire’s The Suburbs was the clear victor; the year before that was Grizzly Bear’s Veckatimest; and 2008 had Fleet Foxes … Continue reading

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Johnny’s favorite songs of 2011

Over the next few weeks, I’ll be posting my ‘favorites of 2011’– including favorite songs, albums, comics, and foods.  We’ll start off with my favorite songs.  Click on the song title to listen to the song.  Please feel free to … Continue reading

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Johnny’s Spring Favorites

We won’t be posting a new CYNC this week, so I’ll bring you the quarterly installment of Johnny’s favorite new comics and records.  I’ll also feature some upcoming comics and records that I’m looking forward to in 2011. First, I … Continue reading

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Johnny’s Spring Favorites- Music

Favorite new records of 2011 thus far: Papercuts- Fading Parade       Radiohead- King of Limbs       The Rural Alberta Advantage- Departing       The Decemberists- The King is Dead         Ducktails- Ducktails … Continue reading

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Johnny’s Spring Favorites- Comics

Favorite graphic novels or collected volumes of 2011 thus far: Emitown– Emi Lenox Scenes from an Impending Marriage: A prenuptial memoir– Adrian Tomine Daytripper: Collected TPB- Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá King of the flies- Book 2: The Origin of … Continue reading

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Johnny’s favorite foods and beverages of 2010

Sookie and I enjoy trying news foods and beverages.  Below, I will outline my favorite foods and beverages of 2010– in chronological order. 1) Terrapin Depth-Charge Espresso Milk Stout I love everything that Terrapin brewery makes, and this is one … Continue reading

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Johnny’s favorite comics/ graphic novels of 2010

I love to read comics.  Any form will do.  I tend to favor “slice 0f life,” more realistic comics, but I definitely enjoy other genres as well.  Below, I present my favorite 20 comics or graphic novels of 2010.  Comments/ … Continue reading

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Johnny’s favorite albums and songs of 2010

1) Arcade Fire- The Suburbs Key Track: Sprawl 2- Mountains Beyond Mountains. This songs makes me think of first kisses and driving the country roads of Rocky Mount, NC in the early morning hours with nowhere to go but everywhere to … Continue reading

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