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Occasional posts from (usually) Bram and (sometimes) Monica about comics in general, this comic in particular, art, design, publishing, visual culture, and far, far too many things about actual squirrels.
We finally (after years in the queue) got to the second (actually first, turns out we viewed out of order) Mystery adaptation of his novel.
And I have to say — I like the TV better. They're filled with more moments of nothing happening than something, and certainly more nothing than anything on TV now. The West is all about the negative space — the moments of stillness, of quiet, of nothing to look at — that make you appreciate what is there. Not without their flaws, but I think these adaptations capture that better than the novels, where there always has to be something filling up the pages.