I’m a campaign junkie. I write about politics all the time, so most of my time is spent talking about policy and actions, but I really live for the campaign trail. Now that it’s over, there’s been something missing in my life.
Taking its cue from campaign classics like Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ’72 and The Making of the President series, 08 brings politico journalism into the graphic novel form.
There’s nothing I love more than passionate, thoughtful political writing and comics. Blending the two? Win. Bonus points for art that actually looks like Barack Obama, unlike another recent graphic depiction…
I can’t wait to read it. Hits stores this Wednesday. (Also, at the site linked, you can download a free excerpt.)