Zach Weiner is the host of the demented brain behind the massively popular web comic Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, one of a few must-read comics out there if you want to call yourself a geek. SMBC lampoons science, math, and those would deny either or both.
I’ve known Zach for a few years now and we’re friends, which is why his betrayal is so much more bitter. I can’t believe he would backstab me by publicly revealing in a comic something I told him about in confidence…
[Read the rest of the comic at SMBC.]
My backroom deal with NASA for naming rights on the future lunar colonies was this close to being finalized. Now that’s all gone.
By the way, "Plait's Gulch" is the name of my Boy Gorge cover band.
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