Why ‘Sex Criminals’ Is the One Comic Book You Should Be Reading

Why ‘Sex Criminals’ Is the One Comic Book You Should Be Reading

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Sex Criminals is way less violent than it sounds. It’s definitely bombastic, wry, and provocative, but it’s also got a gentle soul. The premise is a guy and a girl discover they can stop time when they orgasm. They use this ability to rob banks. I’d say you’d do the same, but I don’t know you and I know I wouldn’t do that. I’d be too scared.   Image Via Image Comics   Still, it’s a remarkably relatable book. Fraction and Zdarsky try in earnest to accurately and lovingly represent almost any imaginable variant of gender and sexuality. Speaking to Book …