Eddie Campbell coins a new expression: When the world of comics has disappointed you, and you just don't care any more and can't be bothered to make the effort, you must say: "Make room for me, Vinnie!"
Mark Evanier on Colletta: Moreover, I think Campbell is skirting the main reason that among comic fans, Colletta's name is about as revered these days as ol' Doc Wertham's. It's that almost all the top illustrators whose work was inked by Colletta are on record as saying they thought he was terrible.
Mark Martin digs up a drawing from 1978 and reflects on the folly of youth: Hey, look at that sissy signature! Ha ha! What a fruity artisty signature! Thank God I finally just settled on the plain block printing.
Jeff Smith talks titles for the upcoming COMPLETE POGO: Walt Kelly’s daughter Carolyn, who is working closely with us on this series, gave us a list of unused titles she found in her father’s papers. This volume’s title: Through the Wild Blue Wonder.
Got two hours? Listen to Steve Bissette talk about a little of everything, from his old school days at the Kubert School to his new school days teaching at the CCS, at the Indy Spinner Rack.