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Multiple media outlets erroneously report that B-movie starlet Julie Strain has passed away

On Monday, Malibu Bay Films announced that 57 year-old model/actress Julie Strain had passed away. The story was picked up by several media outlets, most notably The Hollywood Reporter (we first saw the news from Dynamite Comics). But hold the tissues, because she isn’t dead. Malibu Bay Films later retracted their announcement after the company’s owner confirmed with Strain’s family

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Metal-inspired graphic novel “Thrashers” is now live on Indiegogo

“Hellooooooo, Sactown!” A new graphic novel from Chromosome 21 Comics launched on Indiegogo this week, and if you’re into the headbangers, aliens & babes, Thrashers may just be the ticket for you. Thrashers is a girthy 62-page comic book written by Michael Johnstone and featuring illustrations by Jose Pares and colors by Rodrigo Ybanez. Here’s a plot summary taken from

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