Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/fs/package.module.fs.php on line 263

Warning: Parameter 2 to M_DataMapper::set_custom_wp_query_where() expected to be a reference, value given in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php on line 298

Warning: Parameter 2 to M_DataMapper::set_custom_wp_query_groupby() expected to be a reference, value given in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php on line 298

Warning: Parameter 2 to M_DataMapper::set_custom_wp_query_fields() expected to be a reference, value given in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php on line 298

Warning: Parameter 2 to M_DataMapper::set_custom_wp_query() expected to be a reference, value given in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php on line 298
Josheiserike.com – Josh's Comics & Writing Online » Blog Archive » Assholes #1 reviewed at indycomicreview.com
h1

Assholes #1 reviewed at indycomicreview.com

February 2nd, 2010

Warning: Use of undefined constant gad_content_tag_filter_replace - assumed 'gad_content_tag_filter_replace' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in /homepages/35/d371165051/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/web-ninja-google-analytics/webninja_ga.php on line 1813

Check it out, at the site or below:

Review:  This is definitely a comic for fans of Kevin Smith’s work.  Granted, compared to a Smith movie, this issue was short on story and a bit longer on quips and one-liners that would make the sort of people who take sex seriously very, very unhappy and uptight.  I would have liked to have been given a little bit more of a reason to connect to and be amused by these characters, but I do suspect it would have taken a little longer with them for that to happen.

Also worth noting, while this is primarily a comic about guys being…  Well, you can see the title plainly enough for yourselves – it’s also worth noting that it’s got a nice touch of being somewhat gender neutral.  In particular, Mitch and Josh call a female friend with a rather crass “urban legend” type question and she answers, utterly unperturbed by the conversation.  Too often, you have guys carrying on like this in movies and books and there isn’t a woman in sight who just rolls her eyes and laughs at them.  It’s nice to see a little bit of balance here.

Bottom line: it’s funny, but so far lacks in depth – like a collection of a good comedian’s one-liners.  You get the sense there’s more potential here than you’re seeing up front.

Overall: 3 stars.

Alex Haas

Comments are closed.