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DC Comics legend George Perez, who relaunched ‘Wonder Woman,’ dead at 67

DC Comics artist and writer George Perez, who illustrated “New Teen Titans” and helped relaunch “Wonder Woman,” has died at the age of 67, the comics publisher announced on Saturday. The South Bronx native died of pancreatic cancer peacefully beside his wife, Variety reported. “George Pérez had an art style that was both dynamic and …

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Inside the Succession Drama at Scholastic, Where ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Clifford’ Hang in the Balance

The bleak grind of the pandemic had been wearing Dick Robinson down, just like everybody else. He’d been working long days in the near-empty SoHo Headquarters of Scholastic, the $1.2 billion corporation he ran, which his father founded more than 100 years ago. He was trying to keep the business power on as schools shut …

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