Bill's sketch is an editorial comment on my addiction to the expensive sport of power boating and the moral compromises needed to fund it. On July 12,Breathed posted to his Facebook page a photo with the caption "A return after 25 years. The Los Angeles Times. Breathed won a Pulitzer Prize for his work on Bloom County back in ; two years later, he quit producing it. Bloom Countywhose small-town characters often found absurdity in America's cultural and political life, returns as the country heads into a new presidential election season. A "goodbye party" was held over the course of the week where characters talked about joining new strips. Breathed, you made my day!
The cover of the first Bloom County collection.
'Bloom County 2015': Berkeley Breathed Revives Comic Strip
Idle for more than 25 years, the comic strip Bloom County returned to life Monday. Needless to say, a fun time was had by all. Once Bloom County characters are scattered, only Opus is left as part of a plot to transition to Breathed's next strip in Bloom County' s final week. In the comic's later years, the county contained what appeared to be a big-city ghetto "the wrong side of the tracks", as it was known. Retrieved 30 January It was the first Comicon appearance for Berkeley, who also received the Inkpot Award.