Today we’ve got one of the several… I call’em wranglers, you could call them “associate producers,” “the go-to people,” or as Chris Warner (in a forthcoming introduction) calls himself, “goons.” But this implies that they wear Red Shirts and are doomed, and that’s simply not true. First up is Brent Bublitz, who will be primarily (maybe solely, maybe not) tackling the online documentation – for those of you not able to make the event itself.
NAME: Brent Bublitz
FAVORITE NICKNAME: Mr Bublitz.
FAVORITE COMIC ARTIST: Gaiman
FAVORITE COMIC STRIP ONOMATOPOEIA: Sproing
FAVORITE SUPERHERO: Chuck Norris
LIKES: technology and information.
DISLIKES: discussing politics or religion.
TURN ONS: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUGjUCHSKLM
TURN OFFS: Opinion without fact, Glen Beck tattoos.
WHYD DID YOU GET INTO COMICS AND GRAPHIC DESIGN: Good way to meet chicks. Kinda worked.
WHAT’S YOUR PIPE-DREAM JOB?: Lighthouse maintenance or something in warehouse 13.
WHAT DO YOU THINK WILL HAPPEN TO THIS PROJECT ON APRIL 16?: Implosion opening a small black hole above the Milwaukee river.
CAKE OR DEATH? I’ll have the chicken.
Today, Brent is accompanied by Illustrator and documentarian Tea Krulos, who, if we are lucky, will be dressed up as his own real life superhero on April 16. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, check out Tea’s fantastic project here.
NAME: Tea Krulos
FAVORITE NICKNAME: Big Tea Money
FAVORITE COMIC ARTIST: Wally Wood
FAVORITE COMIC STRIP ONOMATOPOEIA: Oof-da!
FAVORITE SUPERHERO: Flaming Carrot
LIKES: The ladies, peanuts, rum, running wild in the street
DISLIKES: I am unflappable
TURN ONS: I follow the immortal words of Sir Mix-A-Lot. Also tattoos, glasses, bad attitudes.
TURN OFFS: Snobbery towards my brotherhood and sisterhood of cartoonists.
WHY DID YOU GET INTO COMICS?: My hand was possessed.
WHAT’S YOUR PIPE-DREAM JOB?: Going pro as a gonzo journalist/cartoonist.
WHAT DO YOU THINK WILL HAPPEN WITH THIS PROJECT ON APRIL 16?: “Everything that can go right, will.” -Krulos Law
CAKE OR DEATH?: “Cake is uncertain, but death is for sure.” -Traditional Krulos saying
If you don’t know about Tea Krulos’ project, Heroes in the Night, you should. It’s not too late.
UNLESS YOU’RE A VILLAIN!