Lying in the Gutters


Comic-book gossip column Lying in the Gutters, hosted at Comic Book Resources, is one of the things that makes the subculture of comics so fascinating and exciting. Unlike most comics journalists, Rich Johnston has the chops, the résumé, and the connections to do much more glamorous, well-paying work— and has, on several occasions. But he chooses to take a second job and use his writing to focus on the things he loves most: comic books.

Jonathan Nathan is a writer and a comedian who lives in Kansas. He is smugly superior. More from this author →