KFYI #45: The darker side of comics

On our last show, Mike read a story about Identity Crisis, a fast-selling comic book series from DC Comics. Now dark comics are nothing new, Marvel has been exploring the seedier side of super heroes for a while, and small presses like Beckett Comics are taking the idea of "graphic novel" to a whole new dark level.

Is this a trend we'll see in the future? Is it telling about our society when the last bastion of "truth, justice and the American way" which is DC comics switches over the the dark side?   [Read more...]