My name is Al Ewing, I write comics and I'm writing a series of increasingly regular reviews and musings for the Travelling Man website. For obvious reasons, everything reviewed thusly will be reviewed positively, because there are enough good comics out there for me to be unfailingly nice (and enough great critics out there that the bad comics don't get away with it).
The Glass Of Comics, in other words, Is Half Full.
So! I've put this off long enough. Let's talk about 2000AD - the UK comic that exploded onto the scene in 1977, kickstarting the careers of dozens of top-flight writers and artists, and is still going strong today. I started reading it when I was nine, and - barring a couple of hiccups - I've read it ever since. Around ten y