pandinac at tartarus.uwa.edu.au
Wed Mar 28 22:03:18 EST 2001
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, Nat Case wrote:
> One of my heroes is Bill Watterston ("Calvin and Hobbes") who has
> NEVER allowed marketing of ANYTHING other than books and the
> original comic strip. Not that a stuffed Hobbes wouldn't be a fun
> thing to have around the house, but even tasteful stuff (Peanuts
> materials for the most part, for example) really dilutes the effect
> of the original work.
Yes. Yay for Bill Watterson!
...although this doesn't stop half the Asian students at my university
going around in Calvin and Hobbes tshirts.
"Hold fast to the one noble thing."
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