Strip 357 of Quantum Vibe
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Strip 357 - Click on page above to goto the next page.
First Seen: Mon 2012-05-07

Story & Art: Scott Bieser

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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!



Scott @ Alamo City Comic Con 2018! [ Oct 1, 2018 ]

Alamo City Comic Con 2018

Buckle up again Quantum Vibe fans, fall is here and in San Antonio, Texas, so is the Alamo City Comic Con 2018. Get your pens ready because Quantum Vibe creator and artist Scott Bieser will be on hand for the three day event, hanging out in the artist alley, drawing pictures, meeting fans and signing autographs.

Alamo City Comic Con 2018 runs October 26th through the 28th at the Alamo Dome, in downtown San Antonio, Texas.



 

The Transcript For This Page

Panel 1
Nicole and George walk towards the door where the two bailiffs are standing by.
Nicole: What happens now?
George: The guards will process you out, return your property, etc. I'll be waiting by the exit for you.
Panel 2
A happy Nicole waves goodbye to George as the guards, expressionless, escort her back into the detention area.
Nicole: See you soon.
Panel 3
The guards escort Nicole into an elevator.
Nicole: I don't remember coming this way.
Guard: It's where we're going.
Panel 4
Emerging from the elevator, Nicole peers down a hallway lined with heavy security-doors.
Nicole: What -- what's going on here?
Guard: What's going on is ...
Panel 5
Three-shot of Nicole and the two guards.
Guard: We're holding you for aggravated assault on Mac Park.
Nicole: Aggra -- what? Mac and her two goons assaulted ME!
Panel 6
One of the guards has picked up Nicole from behind, holding her by her upper arms and carrying her down the hallway. The other guard walks alongside. Nicole is too surprised to offer resistance.
Guard: Is that your story now? You told the judge those injuries were from a fall.
Guard: We have statements from Park as well as Khenbish and Brandt.
Nicole: But ... but ... but ...
Panel 7
They stop before one of the cells. The male guard holds Nicole while the female slides the heavy door to one side.
Guard: We figure a few days in isolation will calm your violent tendencies.
Nicole: Wait! I want to see my lawyer!

Panel 8A
The male guard tosses Nicole into the narrow, 1.5 x 2 meter cell.
Guard (OP): You can see him in, oh, a few days.

Panel 8B
Black panel.
SFX: SLAM!

Our Story Thus Far - Guide For New Fans

Web-comics Scott Reads

For thrills and chills:
Schlock Mercenary
Gunnerkrigg Court
Spacetrawler
Bad Machinery
Trekker

For laughs and giggles:
Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal
Girls With Slingshots
Scenes From A Multiverse
Oglaf (NSFW)
Questionable Content
Diesel Sweeties
XKCD

For news and reviews:
The Beat
Bleeding Cool
Comics Worth Reading

For hypertension:
LewRockwell.Com
Wendy McElroy's blog
Reason Magazine Online
Freedom's Phoenix
Day By Day
Rational Review
Freedom Feens
Antiwar.com

 

Quantum Vibe Story Contents © 2018 Scott Bieser
Framing Graphics © 2018 Big Head Press