Best. Analogy. Ever.

March 24, 2008

Tom Spurgeon on Osamu Tezuka’s MW (Vertical):

“It’s like Vincent Minelli’s Taxi Driver, or Frank Capra’s Deer Hunter; I had a hard time taking my eyes off of it, although I can’t say I enjoyed every minute of the reading experience.”

If he’d likened it to Ethel Merman’s disco album, that would obviously have been going too far, but as it stands…