» E&P is reporting that the Village Voice Media is “suspending all of its syndicated cartoons” across its alt-weekly chain. The decision hits Dan Perkins (Tom Tomorrow)’s This Modern World who loses 12 or so clients in one fell swoop
» I received word after posting yesterday’s comic page changes that Darrin Bell’s Candorville has been reinstated at The Seattle Times last week. This was the second time that it had been dropped in the last few years, but each time readers bring it back.
» On the web side of things, Steven Cloud’s Boy On a Stick and Slither will be leaving comics.com on February 4. Steven tells me that he has no desire to be syndicated and will pursue independent (webcomic) path for his creation. You can continue to follow it on his website.
» Comic Book Resources has posted a press release stating that Last Kiss, a tri-weekly feature, has debuted on GoComics.com. The feature is drawn in an old romance comic art with a more modern edge in dialog. The four that have been posted are quite good. Last Kiss is created by John Lustig.