A Seasonal Snapshot of Retail Funny Business

The state of comic book stores on both coasts and Chicago, too. Continue reading


The Truth About Archie Bunker’s Chair: An Interview with Marc Bell

Discussed: Doodles, comics, “the ’90s”, Shrimpy and Paul, the importance of layers, poverty, and inspiration. Continue reading


Muck Sticks, Whistle Punks, and Donkey Punchers

An appreciation of Bus Griffiths’ abandoned classic, Now You’re Logging.
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Dead Birds, Big Questions: Anders Nilsen

After a stopover in London Anders Nilsen reflects on Big Questions via 15 years of covers. Continue reading


“It’s Only One Book”: An Art Spiegelman Interview

The cartoonist and editor talks about his latest book and DVD, MetaMaus. Continue reading


A Ringmaster Dies: Bil Keane, 1922-2011

Remembering the man and his life’s work. Continue reading


Bil Keane: An Appreciation

When Zippy met Billy. Bill Griffith remembers the Family Circus creator. Continue reading


A House Divided – The Crisis at L’Association (Part 2 of 2)

The conclusion to the behind-the-scenes story of one of France’s most important publishers, from the well-publicized strike earlier this year to the departure of de facto director Jean-Christophe Menu. Continue reading