Glen Weldon Glen Weldon is a regular panelist on NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast. He reviews books, movies, comics, and more for the NPR Arts Desk.
Glen Weldon at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., March 19, 2019. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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Green Man: Fighter pilot turned defender of the universe Hal Jordon (Ryan Reynolds) uses his magic ring to do battle with evil. The ring gives him the ability to conjure any shape he desires, but not, unfortunately, to conjure realistic-sounding dialogue. Warner Brothers hide caption

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Warner Brothers

A self-portrait by cartoonist Chester Brown, author of the new graphic memoir Paying For It. (This image is not part of the Paying For It story.) Chester Brown hide caption

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Chester Brown

From the chilliest depths of the Cold War comes FIGHTING AMERICAN, upholder of justice, defender of freedom, puncher of mutant Commies. Titan Books hide caption

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Titan Books