Name: columnists

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   group group   real/historical group real/historical group  

Type of Organization/Group: occupation

Number of group members listed below: 17

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Ed Anger Ed Anger lead character
CBR Scale: S religious
[former right-wing columnist] IDW Publishing 4
Ann Landers Ann Landers (Eppie Lederer) supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Jewish
[1st app: Chicago Sun-Times (2 Mar. 1943)] Creators Syndicate 3
Erma Bombeck Erma Bombeck supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: M United Brethren (raised); Catholic (convert)
[1st app: Dinah! - Season 1, Episode 9 (31 Oct. 1974)] CBS 11
Dr. Joyce Brothers Dr. Joyce Brothers real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Jewish
  Marvel 135
Art Buchwald Art Buchwald real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Jewish
[1st app: Cinerama Holiday (1955)] Marvel Curtis Magazines 34
Cal Carrol supporting character
  [Gotham gossip columnist; wrote about Batman/Robin split] DC 1
Dear Abby (Abigail Van Buren) real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Jewish
[1st app: The San Francisco Chronicle (9 Jan. 1956)] McNaught Syndicate; Universal Press Syndicate 14
Heloise Bowles Heloise Bowles real/historical person
  [wrote "Hints from Heloise" household advice column] The Honolulu Advertiser 1
Hedda Hopper real/historical person
  [famed gossip columnist; wrote about celebrities] Pocket Star Books 57
Pamela Jointly Pamela Jointly supporting character
CBR Scale: M Liberal
The University of Michigan
[muckraking liberal columnist; attacks Megaton Man in print]
Kitchen Sink Press 10
Robert MacNeil Robert MacNeil real/historical person
  [1st app: Let's Go to the Museum - Season 1, Episode 1 (5 Oct. 1954)] Canadian Broadcasting Corporation 28
The Patriot The Patriot (Jeff Mace) hero
  Liberty Legion; The All-Winners Squad...  Marvel Timely 89
Peter Peeker villain
  Black Gang DC 1
Jerry Robinson supporting character based on a real person
CBR Scale: I Jewish
[1st app: Detective Comics (vol. 1) #47 (Jan. 1941)] DC 1
Rose Rose (Jacob Conover) supporting character
  [1st app: Daredevil (vol. 1) #131 (Mar. 1976)] Marvel 34
Superman Superman (Clark Kent) hero
CBR Scale: S Methodist / Kryptonian religion
Kryptonians; Super Friends...  DC 13,409
Wendy Thorton Wendy Thorton supporting character
  [sports columnist] Marvel 2