Strip 1869 of Quantum Vibe
Today on Quantum Vibe: Cracking that stoney shell
Strip 1869 - Click on page above to goto the next page.
First Seen: Mon 2018-11-05
Story & Art: Scott Bieser - Colors: Gus Mendes
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A Short Break For the Holidays [ Dec 20, 2018 ]

Happy Holidays!

Hey gang, it's that time of the year again when folks step away from their computers and enjoy family and friends. We'll be doing that here at Big Head Press too.

Quantum Vibe will be update free next week. But never fear, we'll have 3 new strips the first week of the year starting Wednesday, January 2nd 2019.

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About the Patreon Contretemps [ Dec 18, 2018 ]

Scott here.

Patreon's recent moves to de-platform some popular YouTube personalities who have upset a censorious subset of progressives has alarmed all of us who value an ethic of open discussion, even when opinions expressed are sometimes quite difficult to tolerate. Maybe especially then.

I have had several Patrons drop out of the system and ask me to set up an account with an alternative subscriber service. However, there seems to be a Twitter-based activist group of "Social Justice Warriors" which can attack and shut down alternative services lest they become a haven for the wrong crowd. Maker-Support and SubscribeStar have both fallen victim to these racketeers.

Now, I know that some of my readers are here because they like my politics, but many others don't care about the politics but enjoy the stories. And all of you are important to me. But some of you want an alternative subscription service and I am open to any such that seems able to withstand assaults from the Blue Meanies. I have word of such a system in the works and will adopt it quickly if it pans out.

I'm also following Minds.com and Steamit.com, which offer a means for people to support creators, but they deal in crypto-currencies, which at present are not as easy for most people to deal with as their national currencies. But new innovations may change this, so I haven't written them off either.

In the meanwhile, I'm sticking with Patreon, out of financial necessity. If and when I make a move to either add an alternate service or replace Patreon, I will announce it here and elsewhere. And I understand those of you who cannot bring yourselves to consider supporting me through Patreon and will happily welcome you back when I can offer you a better choice.

Thanks for hanging in there with me!


 

The Transcript For This Page

Panel 1
The disguised super-flyer soars away from Alyss' mansion.
Diana (from inside flyer): Areum, we still have a bit more than two hours until your shift change, right?
Areum (from inside flyer): That is correct, Diana.
Panel 2
Inside the flyer cabin, Diana and Areum.
Diana: Good. I have a couple of subjects I need to find and speak with, before we head back, if possible.
Diana: I don't have appointments, I plan to drop in on them. Not give them time to make up stories. People are such damn liars.
Panel 3
Another view of Diana and Areum. Diana is touching her left finger to her temple.
Areum: Do you know where we can find them?
Diana: I have some locations we can check, feeding them into your console now.
Areum: Very good, Senhora.
Panel 4
Exterior view of super-flyer soaring away into the cityscape
Diana (thought): 'Senhora' again. Ah well.
Caption: I had to at least appreciate her professionalism.
Caption: So I put my libido in a box and sealed it away so I could focus on how I was going to deal with Wickberg and Razen.

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