This week the daily comic strip “Algernon’s Dilemma” celebrates 200 weeks (1400 strips) online. And on Sunday, August 24th, the strip starts its 201st week with the opening of the new syndicate building (in place of the one previously destroyed by publishing magnate H.R. Beck in December 2001).
Beck (who’s been conspicuously absent from the strip for the better part of two years) also returns, only to find that his boss has recently hired a major media sensation for the syndicate’s all-news network. The two are likely to clash heads, making way for even more mayhem and destruction in their wake. Continue Reading