The ALA’s comics roundtable to the rescue; why I don’t like Crumb and what is GRRM doing now, anyway?
Just some random rando stuff
§ Comics are dying you say? Then how come this Kickstarter for a Complete Girls with Slingshots collectionmade 120% of its goal in about 12 hours, raising $63,871 of its $50k target? GwS, as its known, is the creation of Danielle Corsetto and racked up awards and many readers in its 11 year run. Now […]
Speaking of politics, one of the strangest stories this year has been the appropriation of Pepe the Frog as a symbol for white supremacist hate groups. Pepe was created by artist Matt Furie as part of his stoner comedy Boy’s Club, and but as the image spread on 4Chan and Reddit is has been used […]
"@codyave: @drudgereport @BreitbartNews @Writeintrump "You Can't Stump the Trump" https://t.co/0xITB7XeJV pic.twitter.com/iF6S05se2w" — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 13, 2015 § I somehow missed the fact that Donald Trump and the alt-right/white supremacist movement had co-opted Pepe the Frog, a stoner character from Matt Furie’s cult stoner comedy comic Boys Club. But it is true. “That […]
We’ve seen the upfronts and the webfronts, and basically the pipeline of entertainment that we’ll be complaining about in Twitter over the next 12 month or so has been set up. And a few cartoonsits types have made the jump to multi media. • Lizz Hickey is a very very funny cartoonist, and now she’s […]