Art Spiegelman: In the Shadow of No Towers,12084,1291550,00.html

Politics reaches a fever pitch in the USA:

Australian hip-hop poll

A nice bit on comics storytelling, from Warren Ellis. discussion on Manga. Courtey 'Die Puny Humans'
"You know that guy that's never, ever listening to anything other than Zeppelin IV? That uber-Spicoli that never quite left his spring semester of 10th grade? That's the comics mainstream."

Amusing Goth tidbit: anybody remember 'Halloween' by Ministry? (I do!)