Among our changes, as outlined inmy column today, is to move Doonesbury to the Views, formerly opinion, page.
I decided to do that back in November, when Gary Trudeau turned out an election day strip that had Barack Obama winning the presidency.
Never miss a local story.
Yes, he won, but the voters had not spoken, except for Trudeau.
I never ran that strip, and a few other papers held it out. Nobody complained.
I did howl at the syndicate, however, for not informing editors of this before the fact. We pay royally for Doonesbury, and that's the least they could have done.
I made my point back then, and our move of Doonesbury to Views is the final step.
In this case, by doing it, I saved another comic from leaving the paper. That will please some readers.