I would have guessed it was malt-based economy: At The Comics Curmudgeon, Josh Fruhlinger shares a rather plausible theory regarding the Riverdale economy (You’ll have to scroll past the Mark Trail sexiness and Mary Worth tawdriness).
I don’t know if I’d go so far as to say the truth hurts, but it does sting a little: Tim O’Neil sums up many of your favorite superheroes, in a sentence or so.
Here’s the publishing news of the week: Or month, or year, or decade, depending on what circle of comics fans you’re talking about, I suppose. Anyway— “Fantagraphics to Publish Crockett Johnson’s BARNABY”
“He really was ‘The Greatest,’ and so is this book”: Andrew Smith of Scripps Howard News Service enthuses over Superman Vs. Muhammad Ali.