Brenda Starr has had more than her share of hair-raising adventures, but she has never been in a pickle quite like this.
The comic-strip heroine has parachuted out of planes and been hijacked on the high seas. Today, she met with a challenge of a different kind: The ace reporter was furloughed.
Mary Schmich, a columnist for the Chicago Tribune, has written the Brenda Starr comic strip for the last 25 years.
"There's no way that I could write a comic strip that's set in a newsroom and not...Full Story