Monday, 3 November 2008


One of the very best cartoon characters retired over the weekend and I didn't even realise until I read the strip this morning (I have them posted to me every day), and I have to say I was tremendously sadden.

I loved Bloom County, missed Outland entirely and only recently discovered Opus (what can I say, I wasn't paying attention) so I feel like someone who arrived at a great party just as music stops.

An interview with the author Berkeley Breathed is here;

And the last strip is ...