According to a post on bleedingcool.com, Alan Moore says Blackest Night was based off of a Green Lantern 8-page story he did 25 or 30 years ago. He also says that it is kind of desperate and humilating. And he also says he thinks it's like the comic industry going through his trash cans like raccoons at the dead of the night. What do you fans of comics, Blackest Night, and Alan Moore think about his statements.
Here's a link to the full post:http://www.bleedingcool.com/2009/09/21/alan-moore-talks-blackest-night