Book One, Page 3
Okay, now you know what you’re in for.
I get asked a lot if I had (have) any particular dislike for poor Buzz Bee to have disposed of him in such a brutal fashion. And, to be honest, yeah, kinda. Basically, I wanted a character to be offed graphically at the very beginning of the series to set the tone (and to announce my adherence to the Watchmen playbook) – but who to pick? It needed to be somebody recognizable to the casual reader – somebody innocent – and somebody annoying. Buzz fit the bill perfectly.