Here's a bit of doggerel by Will Eisner and Dave Berg from Uncle Sam Quarterly #2 (1941) , that I'm sure has absolutely no bearing whatsoever on today's comic market:
[Sorry, my scan of this issue curt off the bottom line...make up your own rhyme!]
So, you don't treat the creative talent well, you have the heroes stop being heroic, and you make the villains the star, and the country goes to hell in a handbasket.
Nope, no mesage to see here. Just move along...