I will by next weekend have all of this resource material in one commentary post for your easy access and potential printing out, but for now here are some links to follow if you're interested in the forthcoming Comic-Con International in San Diego, which kicks off with a preview night a week from Wednesday.
Not Comics: Gaming Industry Contrasted with Book Publishing
Kenneth Hite describes his industry in a way that makes me think of comics, only without it being like comics. The notion that certain publishing efforts demand adherence to a specific model is an interesting one to ponder. I think most people in comics assume that publishing model doesn't matter as long as the execution is there.
Go, Look: A Connecticut Ice Cream Man in King Arthur's Court
First Thought of the Day
The minute you get tired of arguing, you start getting yourself into more arguments.