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He Was Said To Have Loved It When You Called Him Big Poppa

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Heather Benjamin!

There’s a scene in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom where one of the bad guys tries to press Indy’s face against a conveyor belt that would pretty much sand off his skin. Your first glimpse of a Heather Benjamin drawing feels something like that. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/23/13 – Paradigm Squared)

Pucker up for DIRTY COMICS in this week’s erotic voyage toward… categorization! Continue reading

 
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Arrrr, I Am A Comic Book Writer and This Bed Is A Pirate Ship

The John Byrne comic that nearly broke this column’s back. Continue reading

 
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Growing Old in Gasoline Alley: Ninety-four Years And Counting

A multi-generational strip recalled. Continue reading

 
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Jack Ziegler: The Pen and Paper of Middle America

Richard Gehr talks to Jack Ziegler, whose innovative cartoons, often on the topics of food, cowboys and classical literature, have populated The New Yorker for thirty years. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/16/13 – C’est la mer allée. Avec le soleil.)

PARENTS: Is *this* the kind of girl your son is dating? A shocking cautionary tale inside! Continue reading

 
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Let’s Set This Bed On Fire, With Passion and Love

The comics of 2013 are off to an … excellent start. Continue reading