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The Treehouse

Dan Nadel and the Kickstarter lumpen.

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Dyspeptic Oroborous: The Divine Hobby

TCJ hearts Jaime Hernandez.

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The TCJ message board offered anyone the chance to pop up with a
comment, start a thread about an amazingly illustrated old book they’d
discovered (and post scans), ask about a strange comic they dimly

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Yesterday I announced that the Hooded Utilitarian had left I somehow failed to mention in that post how utterly, ridiculously indebted I am to Derik Badman, who did all the technical work to move the site out of the sheer goodness of his heart. I don’t know what I would have done without him. […]

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Gary Groth Finally Comes to His Senses

I’ll have a little more to say about our move from tcj in a bit, but I thought I’d include this goodbye post from the homepage here. ________________ Well, it was bound to happen. After a bit more than a year at, the powers that be have come to their senses and sent us […]

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Goodbye Dirk

As most of you probably know already, online editor Dirk Deppey has been let go by Fantagraphics. Dirk promises some final thoughts tomorrow, and his twitter feed indicates the parting was extremely amicable. Personally, I think Dirk’s weblog, Journalista, is one of the few things has managed to get right, both before last year’s […]

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Assessing the Damage

As readers can see, we are now back online. The blog was down since the 8th — so nine days. Besides the downtime, we have also lost data. The comments of all those logged in at the time of the failure were lost. That includes all of my comments and all of Caro’s. Probably others […]

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