Archive - Jan 6, 2005 - Story
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on January 6, 2005 - 20:27
Boing Boing: Downloading comics: threat or menace? Interesting post from Boing Boing about a Newsarama thread on downloading pirate scans of comicbooks from the web.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on January 6, 2005 - 20:20
Almost missed this one from Wiley at the tail end of 2004. Another shot at folks on the web that may be funny but to anyone who's familar with Wiley's comments on any number of related issues knows... he's pretty worked up over all of you pesky web-publishing kids!
Get off my lawn.... webtoonists!
Submitted by Uncle Ghastly on January 6, 2005 - 01:52
In a bold move that has undoubtedly enraged little old ladies everywhere the L.A. Times has dropped Garfield from its comics page.
Gene Weingarten describes "Garfield" as "a strip produced by a committee, devoid of originality, devoid of guts, a strip cynically DESIGNED to be inoffensive and bad, on the theory that public tastes are insipid."