How Dick Came to be Short for Richard

An informative video taking a look at how the name “Dick” became to be short for Richard. The name Richard is thought by most etymologists to derive from the Proto-Germanic ‘Rikharthu’, meaning more or less “hard ruler” (‘Rik-‘ meaning ‘ruler’ and ‘-harthu’ meaning ‘hard’). This was adopted into Old High German as ‘Ricohard’, and from […]

First Look at «WE ONLY FIND THEM WHEN THEY’RE DEAD #1» From BOOM! Studios

BOOM! Studios clearly has revealed something fresh and innovative with WE ONLY FIND THEM WHEN THEY’RE DEAD #1, a new sci-fi epic tale from celebrated writer Al Ewing (Immortal Hulk), Simone Di Meo (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) with color assistance by Mariasara Miotti and letters by AndWorld Design. It’s all about one man’s unrelenting quest […]