News Briefs for August 26, 2008

» African cartoonist Jeremy Nell has been nominated for the Most Outstanding Cartoon in the South African Comedy Awards 2008.

» One of the two Tunisians arrested on charges of allegedly planning to kill Kurt Westergaard has voluntarily left the country. I guess that will show him not to plot to kill cartoonists.

» Chuckle Bros. co-creator Brian Boychuk is featured in The Guardian (Charlottetown, Canada)

» Tall Tale Features continue to interview themselves. This week it’s Scott Metzger, creator of web comic Stewart.