Payne Introduces ‘Cartoon Column’
‘Detroit News’ Runs Op-Ed Feature
The Detroit News editorial cartoonist Henry Payne has begun a weekly “cartoon column” for the paper.
“Payne & Ink,” which appears on the Op-Ed page, combines drawing and writing to comment on everything from rock music to the Enron scandal.
Payne’s editorial cartoons are distributed by United Feature Syndicate.
Alternative Cartoonists Featured In Book
Collection Edited By Ted Rall
“Attitude: The New Subversive Political Cartoonists” is being published this May by NBM. The 128-page book, edited by Universal Press Syndicate cartoonist Ted Rall, includes the work of (and interviews with) 21 alternative creators.
ESPN Venue For Syndicated Comic
‘In the Bleachers’ To Be Animated
Disney TV Animation will produce animated shorts for ESPN based on the “In the Bleachers” comic by Steve Moore of Universal Press Syndicate. Moore said there’s a possibility the shorts could be spun off into a half-hour series.