Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Graphic Novel - 'The Boys Vol. 2: Get Some' (Steak Knives)
I'm not going to say much about this, but it's as filthy as it is amazing. A solid premise that, frankly, makes the violence and sexuality sopping off the pages seem entirely at home and appropriate. Does that make me a bad person? Pick up the series at v.1 and decide for yourself. Still, high-end steak knives...
[The premise of the series - a world with a big (not rare or exclusive) population of super humans. Subject to the same human vices and failings. 'The Boys' is the U.S. Gov's answer to keeping these yahoos in line, and if necessary, putting the beats to them. It turns out, there are a lot of reasons you might want to put the beats to a super hero community. Hilarity ensues...]