tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post7817973995696102514..comments2009-07-14T18:38:13.594+01:00Comments on Bad Librarianship Now!: Could the WEDNESDAY COMICS model go forth and pros...Mark Kardwellhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671mark@badlibrarianship.comBlogger12125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-20999899231684558152009-07-14T18:38:13.594+01:002009-07-14T18:38:13.594+01:00You *should* be commited, at any rateYou *should* be commited, at any rateDavid Wynnehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/06983869093643610450noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-59052143629265377132009-07-14T16:14:23.163+01:002009-07-14T16:14:23.163+01:00A most excellent idea.A most excellent idea.Redshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/05440715594600700346noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-38018902370570773482009-07-14T11:31:59.374+01:002009-07-14T11:31:59.374+01:00I *am* a committed patron of the arts.I *am* a committed patron of the arts.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-67003516331522519602009-07-14T10:10:49.392+01:002009-07-14T10:10:49.392+01:00Are you going to give me the money to do that, the...Are you going to give me the money to do that, then? Wow, you really *are* a great guy...!David Wynnehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/06983869093643610450noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-54153063499917409302009-07-14T09:36:46.926+01:002009-07-14T09:36:46.926+01:00Offer to pay &#39;em, see if that helps.Offer to pay &#39;em, see if that helps.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-46080275058085599242009-07-14T08:42:37.780+01:002009-07-14T08:42:37.780+01:00If this happens, that&#39;s your claim for the hal...If this happens, that&#39;s your claim for the hall of fame in comics history right there.<br /><br />And, further to the DFC generation suggestion, you&#39;ve even got me wondering about the idea of doing something similar with people from the small press / webcomic scene... Whether they&#39;d be up for it is another matter, of course.David Wynnehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/06983869093643610450noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-63263934270049298662009-07-13T23:43:21.433+01:002009-07-13T23:43:21.433+01:00Just wanted to say that though i sounded like a bi...Just wanted to say that though i sounded like a bit of a nay-sayer on Twitter, i *love* the idea and would be delighted if it happened.Declan Shalveyhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/03629128268774530529noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-79740934551398642502009-07-13T22:03:04.502+01:002009-07-13T22:03:04.502+01:00Also, before someone goes ahead and accuses me of ...Also, before someone goes ahead and accuses me of it, it&#39;s not like this blog hasn&#39;t supported and advocated new talent. All I&#39;m doing here is suggesting a model for rehabilitating great artists who might struggle to produce even a few pages of comic art a month.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-22480657439143503022009-07-13T21:51:17.701+01:002009-07-13T21:51:17.701+01:00I reckon that if THE DFC had mainstream distributi...I reckon that if THE DFC had mainstream distribution into newsagents/supermarkets/bookshops, it&#39;d still be going, rather than the subscription-only model, that hampered them from the get-go.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-26840522160280112262009-07-13T21:37:23.665+01:002009-07-13T21:37:23.665+01:00Even if your hypothetical comic features post-2000...Even if your hypothetical comic features post-2000 AD talent (see DFC, for example) it would be pretty damn good, I would say. In fact, let&#39;s have two comics; yours and mine. I&#39;d buy them both.Paul Raineyhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/15492099479270875063noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-58631416174856577492009-07-13T21:28:21.210+01:002009-07-13T21:28:21.210+01:00Indeed he is, and it&#39;s even available in my lo...Indeed he is, and it&#39;s even available in my local newsagent, and I&#39;ve recommended it elsewhere before! More comics in mainstream distribution NOW!Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-40297524045285791932009-07-13T20:55:06.757+01:002009-07-13T20:55:06.757+01:00Simon Bisley is working for your fellow countrymen...Simon Bisley is working for your fellow countrymen, drawing The Dead for Bezerker comics... :)<br /><br />-pjPJ Holdenhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17258717926556676791noreply@blogger.com