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Japanese man wants to marry comic-book character

by Matthew Price Published: October 30, 2008

A tip of the hat to The Oklahoman‘s Jay Marks, who points out this unusual story on Yahoo:

TOKYO (AFP) –  A Japanese man has enlisted hundreds of people in a campaign to allow marriages between humans and cartoon characters, saying he feels more at ease in the “two-dimensional world.”

Seems to me to be taking fandom to a new extreme.   Check out the whole story in the link.

- Matt Price


by Matthew Price
Features Editor
Features Editor Matthew Price has worked for The Oklahoman since 2000. He’s a University of Oklahoma graduate who has also worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and was a Dow Jones Newspaper Fund intern for the Dallas Morning News. He’s...
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