Highlighting lazy journalistic tropes about comics.
Monday, May 7, 2012
About "Comics Aren't Just for Kids, Etc."
"Comics aren't just for kids." "Comics are more than just superheroes." "Girls and women read comics too." "Comics can be art." "Comics can be serious." "Pow! Zap! Wham!" "What's a 'graphic novel'?" "If it's good, it can't be a comic." Here's an archive of all these (and more) journalistic tics about comics that have long, long since outlived their usefulness.