and I'm pretty sure that most of the people reading it are going to be going "oh no, Alan's severed more ties with DC" or whatever. Me, I rather felt that Rich had missed the big important news story, which is offered as a squib at the end.
Alan's proposed to Melinda Gebbie and they're engaged! This is so unutterably cool. (I wonder if they'll move in together, or if Melinda will still live around the corner in the Place of Dolls.) Anyway, this blog would like to officially tender its congratulations to them both.