Well it was bound to happen. Salt Lake Comic Con's been such a hit long enough a drama was going to pop up eventually, and here it is.
A few weeks ago San Diego Comic Con issued a cease and desist order over the use of the phrase "comic con". Salt Lake had till the 6th of August to respond.
And here's their response.
In a nutshell, Salt Lake isn't going to change anything because San Diego is jealous
, and that's pretty much where it all comes from. Salt Lake Comic Con is the new kid on the block with new toys and an interesting way to do things, and San Diego isn't the coolest kid on the block, so they're going to throw rocks at them.
Check out the video, you'll be glad you did.