- A couple of contests to check out: One-Liners is looking for your best one-liner (deadline: Saturday, October 14th); and Webcomics In Print asks you to "spot the difference" between an original boot_error strip and an altered one (deadline: Sunday, October 15th).
- CBR has a review of the comic-displaying capabilities of the new Sony E-Book Reader.
- Comicon has a review of Platinum Studios new webcomic: Cowboys & Aliens.
- U.S. News & World Report interviews Gerry Trudeau about his recent war-themed collection of Doonesbury comics, The War Within: One More Step at a Time.
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- Tips on getting dugg at Digg. According to this story it's not as hard as you might think it is:Ã‚ At the current moment, with digg you need roughly 51 votes within 24 hours to get to the homepage. Netscape on the other hand is time based, if you get 10 votes within 10 minutes you will probably get your story on the homepage.
- The Drawn blog notes that SethÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s new serialized comic George Sprott (1894-1975), which is published in the New York TimeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Funny Pages is also online. The prologue and first two chapters are available.
- This is also from the Drawn blog: a clip from America's favorite hippy art teacher, the mellow-yellow Bob Ross.