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A Thing or Two About THE WIZ (or, Some People Just Don’t Get It)

Last night, NBC aired a live broadcast of the musical, The Wiz, based on the all-black Broadway play that first debuted on Broadway in the 1970s. The Wiz had been an adaptation of the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz, … Continue reading

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New York Comic Con 2015 Schedule

I’ll be at the New York Comic Con this year, appearing on several panels, and doing some signings. Hopefully some of you can swing by and say “hello.” Here’s my schedule… THURSDAY, Oct. 8th 3-4pm SIGNING – DCE Booth SC-01 … Continue reading

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An Open Letter Regarding SHAFT

Numerous people have reached out to me about my thoughts on the new Shaft movie, which New Line Cinema recently announced would be more comedic in tone. Here are my thoughts… Dear New Line Cinema (and producer John Davis), Let … Continue reading

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Seattle or Bust: Emerald City Comic Con

Yes, kids, I know I haven’t updated the site in nearly a month. Sorry. I’ve been busy. Crazy busy. Just wanted to let you all know I’ll be in Seattle this coming weekend for the Emerald City Comic Con. This … Continue reading

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Regarding the Cover to SHAFT #2 (a.k.a. Dedicated to Darrien Hunt)

No doubt, there will be people debating over the meaning and motivation behind Sanford Greene’s cover to Shaft #2, which came out today. For the record, the idea for the cover came to me long before the grand jury hearing … Continue reading

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Blaxploitation 2.0 (a.k.a. The Return of the BAMF)

If you’ve been following my career for any length of time, you know that blaxploitation is my thing. Hell, my career as a writer really started with my fascination with blaxploitation, starting nearly twenty years ago when I decided to … Continue reading

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Calling Blackness Into Question (or Being Black, With a Capital B)

Honestly, I’m tired of talking about these things. I’ve been dealing with race and racism my entire life, and now that I’m closer to 50 than I am to 40, I’m really tired of explaining myself and issues surround race … Continue reading

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Introducing A. Darryl Moton

Ever since making the transition from print to the Internet, BadAzz MoFo has pretty much been a solo endeavor. I regularly get approached by folks who want to contribute, and then I never respond (sorry for being such an asshole). … Continue reading

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How to Buy My Comic Books (and Comics in General)

A lot of my friends and family members have asked me when and where they can buy the upcoming Shaft comic series, as well as the Doc Savage Special, starring Pat Savage (both written by me). Since these are people … Continue reading

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John Shaft vs. Sam Wilson (a.k.a. It’s Time to Re-write the History of Black Characters in Comics)

I’m about to stir it up. I’m about to talk some shit, ruffle some feathers, and remind those that know me, how I break it down. Some of you will get pissed off, and that’s okay. Righteous indignation is a … Continue reading

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