I've been with the crowd defending McDuffie.
"Oh, he's been stuck with marching orders from above. He's had to take part in crossover stuff. Had to handle leftovers from Meltzer."
This Anansi story, though, is not very interesting AND he can't even keep his own continuity straight.
Mari and the others went to CALIFORNIA. But Hawkgirl is lamenting not going with them to AFRICA.
I know, I know...people get a continent and a state mixed up all the time. I think half of the viewers were expecting Palin to make that very same gaffe last night.
But I find it hard to defend a lackluster comic book or a writer's lackluster work when they can't be bothered to get their own stuff right.
Especially not when he's paired with an artist that uses any excuse for a chest shot...
...or a crotch shot...
I give up. Really.