I think it was nominated for an Ignatz…
Hahahahahaha. This is how I feel about Chris Ware. ”Why read comics for sad lonely bastards with daddy issues and power fantasies? You should be reading comics …
Does being a straight, cis-gendered white guy automatically make your problems less important than other people’s? I’ll have to remember that the next time I want to tell somebody about what a bad day I’m having.
I can actually somewhat relate to the complaint since I had essentially the exact same problem with Buffalo 66. But to cut past all the brilliant panel compositions, the extraordinary pacing, the tangible sense of place and history that he puts in his work, the richly detailed lives of his supporting characters, and just go straight to “whining loser=sucks” just blows my mind.