"...I'm apparently trying to kill Magic—something I'm obviously not that good at, as Magic is going strong sixteen years later."
Dan DiDio: DC Comics needs it's true heroes! Therefore... I'm the screw-up who made all the mistakes! I'm whatever DC Comics needs me to be.
Jann Jones: What a kidder! Dan, wait, you can't be serious! Are you having a stroke?
Dan DiDio: You'll taunt me, ridicule me, set the fans on me.
Jann Jones: He didn't do anything wrong! Why does he have to run?
Keith Giffen: Because we have to satirize him. Plus, he's late for his daily jog.
—Ambush Bug: Year None #3