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Jay D'Ici: Writers, Art & Kickstarter - American Bandito Podcast S05E08

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Jay D'Ici is the writer and creator of "Conceptual Heist" a comic that is being created by using Kickstarter to fund it. I've always been too scared to start a Kickstarter myself, so I take the opportunity to ask him more about how he did it.

And I would like to add that this is the first time I have talked to a person on this show that is in Canada. So that was kind of cool!

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➜ Visit Jay's comic book website www.conceptualheist.com

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