Calvin And Hobbes writer Bill Watterson is the J.D Salinger of the comic strip world, a reclusive genius whose legend has only grown since he quit while at the top of his game and disappeared from public view fifteen years ago. So it was quite the coup when the Cleveland Plain Dealer 's John Campanelli scored an interview with him in connection with an upcoming book about the iconic comic strip. Here's the interview  and here's an interview about the interview. How very meta!