Deborah Ross 5 October 2019 9:00 am
Judy is in cinemas this week and so is Joker and if you have to choose between the two, then…
Peter Hoskin 29 January 2011 12:00 am
Did you know they once burned comic books? And in America, no less. In schoolyards. It was shortly after the end of the second world war, and legislators and parents were all shook up about what these ten-cent publications with their scenes of violence and distress were doing to the minds of their children. So on the concrete they went, in messy piles. A sprinkling of fuel, a lit match, and the fire soon caught hold. Some of the kids even cheered the flames on.