tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post3465956034080491367..comments2008-06-17T23:21:25.170+01:00Comments on Bad Librarianship Now!: DC soliciting 'round the back of the Albert Clock....Mark Kardwellhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671mark@badlibrarianship.comBlogger2125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-8424518815436878172008-06-17T23:21:00.000+01:002008-06-17T23:21:00.000+01:00Hope DC continue on and complete their 70s Kirby o...Hope DC continue on and complete their 70s Kirby output in this format! LOSERS, DINGBATS, SANDMAN, ATLAS, KOBRA, let's have it all!<BR/><BR/>And then I'll flog my originals on Ebay, see if I can make some room in the attic.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-17470079073969978672008-06-17T00:44:00.000+01:002008-06-17T00:44:00.000+01:00<i>"I might be the only person on the planet looki...<I>"I might be the only person on the planet looking forward to this, who prefers Kirby's corny Etrigan to Alan Moore's, Matt Wagner's or Garth Ennis's..."</I><BR/><BR/>Of course you aren't, you silly person. But even if you were, that would make you the only right person on the planet so that's nothing to be ashamed of.<BR/><BR/>That Gibbons drawing is an early promo image from some time before the first issue of <I>Watchmen</I> was published. I remember seeing it at the first UKCAC in the fall of 1985. I think it was in a free giveaway printed by DC for distribution in comic shops that was stuffed into convention goers' bags, but I'm not entirely sure about that last part; as I was one of the volunteers stuffing those bags you'd think my memory would be sharper, but that was a very long time ago and I am so old.RABhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/01714171897239398438noreply@blogger.com