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June 13, 2009

CR Week In Review


The top comics-related news stories from June 6 to June 12, 2009:

1. 2000 AD stalwart Ron Smith acquitted on all charges he acted improperly in a relationship with a teenage girl in the 1980s.

2. The 2009 MoCCA Festival ends with several exhibitors expressing concern about its administration.

3. February's Sean Delonas chimp cartoon leads media giant News Corp. to create diversity advisory board.

Winner Of The Week
Ron Smith

Loser Of The Week

Quote Of The Week
"It is probably fair to say that he is the only cartoonist in the world currently working with the medium of blood." -- Bart Beaty on Michael Matthys


today's cover is from one of the great publications of the underground comix era

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