In today's installment of "This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things" news, The Source, the official blog of the DC Universe, has closed down their comments section following a brief but intense flamewar that broke out on a recent post and spiraled into personal attacks against readers, creators, and members of the DC comics staff.
As for what could possibly have inspired so much anger from the readers
Today, the Boston Herald reported that MIT economist Jonathan Gruber, one of the architects of President Obama's health care reform bill, was working with Thomas LeBien, editor of the graphic novel version of The 9/11 Commission Report, to create a comic book with the goal of making the 2,400-page bill a little easier for non-politicians to understand.
Of course, the comments from the Herald's readers are... well, about what you'd expect from the comments of a news story about a controve
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