Mike Wieringo passes away...

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Mike Wieringo passes away...

Post by Hound » Mon Aug 13, 2007 3:39 pm

From: http://cbshop.proboards58.com/index.cgi ... 1187014982

Original source: http://forum.newsarama.com/showthread.php?t=125110

Indeed sad. I was kind of hoping to see him get back on the Flash with Waid again. Would've been cool.

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Post by Dead Man Wade » Mon Aug 13, 2007 4:41 pm

I just found out not five minutes ago, through Warren Ellis' Bad Signal mailer. Ruined my whole day.

R.I.P.:(

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Post by Wolfang » Mon Aug 13, 2007 4:53 pm

I am at a loss. God bless you, Mike Wieringo. Rest in peace.

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Post by Transfannabeel » Mon Aug 13, 2007 11:55 pm

I was really depressed when I saw the news this afternoon. His blog was one of the coolest comic sites on the net.

The comic industry has lost one of its most talented artists.

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Post by Hawkeye » Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:31 am

probably the best "modern artist" that was putting out material. why this guy wasnt doing a million covers instead of michael turner is beyond me. but anyway 'ringo was an awesome artist and this is just terrible to lose him at such a young age.
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Post by Zeeks » Sat Sep 15, 2007 11:22 pm

This was in the latest issue of Fantastic Five #5. I thought of this thread. Sorry for bringing up an old topic again, but I wanted to pay my respects as well. This is the best way I know how.

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