Webcomictress Kate Beaton -- who just got new web hosting, for those concerned -- has some important advice for would-be lady superheroes: "Don't settle for being a t-ts and t-ts heroine ladies, be yourself!" To that end, she has envisioned Woman Woman, the most famous of all lady superheroes, as an irritable chain-smoker who does not want to hear about your stupid cat.
Someday, if DC ever goes indie and does th
Kate Beaton, who runs the most excellent historical humor webcomic "Hark! A Vagrant," recently lost her webhosting when her ISP decided that she was getting too much traffic, and decided to shut her site down rather than allow her to upgrade.
Fortunately, the beneficent Ryan North of Dinosaur Comics picked
"New Scientist" magazine just named its top 10 women scientists of all time, including several ladies who have shown up in webcomics.
#1 on the list is Marie Curie, a groundbreaking physicist and chemist who discovered radioactivity and received the Nobel Prize in 1903 with her husband Pierre, and sure, she died of radiation exposure but it's all kind of cute when Kate Beaton o
-- The first pages are up for 'Lockjaw & the Pet Avengers,' the comic about the pets of superheroes. On your left, frog Thor.