Remember when convenience stores had spinning racks with signs at the top that shouted, “Hey, Kid! Comics!”?
Actually, I barely remember that myself, it’s been so long. Findinghasn’t been easy since the late 1970s. And the comic book companies don’t even make the real dough from the so-called 32-page “pamphlets” anymore. The real money is in selling characters to the movies or as toys.
So what’s a guy to do if he just wants the simple pleasure of reading a comic book?
Fire up the web browser and head for ComicMix.com.
ComicMix is all things to all people, publishing online comic books as well as being a one-stop shop for comics news and views.
Joining me to day is one of the three founders of ComicMix.com, a veteran ofhimself, Mike Gold.