There was lots of big news at Comic Con. Lots. Like, holy-crap-Grant-Morrison-is-Heavy-Metal’s-next-Editor-in-chief type big news. While Heavy Metal was winding down its big weekend, a lone cartoonist posted a picture to Facebook: himself at a computer, with a tantalizing caption.
Cartoonist Berkeley Breathed has indeed resumed drawing his unfogettable comic strip Bloom County, which last graced the pages of newspapers in 1989. This time around, he’s publishing on a platform that didn’t exist back then: His Facebook page. That’s where the following strips come from, and where you should go for further installments.