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Did Daddy Warbucks Choose Death Over Living Through Another FDR Term?
In their latest look at old references in comics, CSBG reveals how the creator of Little Orphan Annie hated FDR so much that he killed Daddy Warbucks!
Comics A.M. | French publishers call for changes to Angouleme
More than 40 French publishers signed a statement saying they won't attend next year's Angouleme International Comics Festival unless there are significant changes to the way it's run.
Comics A.M. | Comic-Con expected to inject $136M into local economy
Adjusting its methodology, San Diego's Convention Center Corp. now estimates Comic-Con International pumps $136 million -- not $178 million -- into the regional economy.
Curtis, Staton & “Dick Tracy” Solve the Abduction of “Little Orphan Annie”
Mike Curtis and Joe Staton discuss their plans for the long-running strip once Tracy brings the kidnapped Little Orphan Annie home again.
Comics A.M. | ‘Annie’ writer Jay Maeder passes away
Passings | Jay Maeder, who was the last writer for the comic strip Annie (formerly Little Orphan Annie), passed away Tuesday at age 67. A former New York Daily News …
Dick Tracy to set off in search of Little Orphan Annie
Although few seemed to realize it, Little Orphan Annie has been missing for nearly four years, a victim of both declining readership and a murderous war criminal. But in June, …
Comics A.M. | ‘One Piece’ takes two-week hiatus due to illness
Manga | Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump has announced that One Piece will go on hiatus for the magazine’s next two issues because creator Eiichiro Oda has been hospitalized for a …
Food or Comics? | D is for Daredevil, DeConnick, Deadlands and ducks
Welcome to Food or Comics?, where every week we talk about what comics we’d buy at our local comic shop based on certain spending limits — $15 and $30 — …
Food or Comics? | This week’s comics on a budget
Welcome to the first Food or Comics? for 2011. Every week we talk about what comics we’d buy on Wednesday based on certain spending limits — $15 and $30 — …
Her strip canceled, Little Orphan Annie heads back to Broadway
The sun may be setting on her comic strip, but Little Orphan Annie will rise again in fall 2012 — on Broadway. The Associated Press reports that producer Arielle Tepper …
It’s the hard-knock life for Little Orphan Annie as syndicate cancels strip
After more than 85 years, the sun will no longer come out for Little Orphan Annie, Harold Gray’s Depression Era comic about a red-haired waif and the kindly capitalist who …
IDW’s “The Complete Little Orphan Annie” in stores this June
Official Press Release Great news for fans of classic comic strips: IDW is publishing a deluxe hardcover series collecting Harold Gray’s timeless newspaper strip, Little Orphan Annie. It contains more …