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Gertrude's Follies

Stump the monkey in Gert #108. And buy Gertrude et Alice.



Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie's new book! Taking Liberties.


Igor Trips

Cinch up your helmet and fall in for another freaky foray in Igor Trips.


Kristy the Clown

Hijinks with the White House's Lil' Rascals Spanky and His Gang.


Kristy the Clown

Get your Jersey on with the beloved insult pol Kristy the Clown.

Bad Adss


Martin Kozlowski
The Baby Bloomer
Winard Editorial
Ant Farmers Almanac
Celebrity Death Haiku
PK in the Terrarium
Illustrated Courtroom

Critic's Corner by E. Basil St. Blaise

Spoof of the film The Last Duel with the scriptwriters Ben Affleck and Matt Damon in costume slashing at the script with their Oscars.The Last Duel –– Surely you joust.
Halloween Kills –– Never say knifer again.
Bergman Island –– Ick more Bergman.
Needle in a Timestack –– Sigh. Fie.
The Blazing World –– Fifteen minutes of flame.
Demigod –– From bad to worship.
Held For Ransom –– Don’t pay!
Breaking Them Up –– Split definitive.
Hard Luck Love Song –– Torchy chamber.
Monster Family 2: Nobody Is Perfect –– Dead beat dad.
Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy –– Spindly.
Son of Monarchs –– Where’s pupa?
Luzzu –– Louzzy.
Fever Dream –– Fever sore.
The Grand Duke of Corsica –– Put down your dukes.
Introducing, Selma Blair –– The Blair pitch project.
Gorbachev. Heaven –– Mikhail’s nervy.
Deep Blues –– Chord cutting.
The Velvet Underground –– Nicophiliacs.
More Cinema Reviews


Elisha Williams in The Wonder Years.The Wonder Years (ABC) –– Still white bread.
Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol (Peacock) –– Semi-idiotics.
The Premise (Hulu) –– Is ridiculous.
LulaRich (Amazon) –– Lula lemon.
Impeachment: American Crime Story (FX) –– Same old thong.
Q-Force (Netflix) –– Q? Ah, non!
American Rust (SHO) –– Seizes up.
Cinderella (Amazon) –– Blue Prince.
He’s All That (Netflix) –– Dull, stupid, annoying.
More Television Reviews


The Lehman Tragedy –– Thunder collapse.
–– Henry the hateth.
West Side Story
–– Shark's kin shoots.
Jagged Little Pill
–– Bananas Morissette.
A Christmas Carol
–– Death to Scroogie.
More Theatre Reviews


Star-Crossed / Kacey Musgraves –– Tin foiled.
/ ABBA –– To the bottom of the Zs.
/ Kanye West –– Mifflin'.
If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power
/ Halsey –– Falsey.
Solar Power / Lorde –– Run of the mill.
More Music Reviews


The Wish by Nicholas Sparks –– He washy.
Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead –– Drags its feet.
Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarity –– Apple jack.
Cloud Cuckooland by Anthony Doerr –– Cumulo numb us.
The Last Graduate by Nomi Novik –– Grad pits.


I'll Take Your Questions Now: What I Saw at the Trump White House by Stephanie Grisham –– Depress corps.
Rationality by Steve Pinker –– Rule of dumb.
There Is Nothing For You Here
by Fiona Hill–– Hill bullies.
No Cure For Being Human
by Kate Bowler –– Wee the people.
Peril by Bob Woodward & Robert Costa –– Before swine.

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The Lone Star State's classic comedy duo star in their latest slapchick extravaganza, a kiddie flick that really delivers on family values and has been hailed by the GOP, the Catholic Church, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents.


Trump on cover of The Infirm.Headbangers: Steph Infection

I’ve Read Nearly Every Trump Tell-All. The Latest Is the Dishiest.
–– If you have taste for garbage.
CA Oil Spill May Have Been Caused by Anchor
–– Let's assume it was Steve Doocy. 10/08/21


Biden as unruly Democrats' principal.Inxart: Fizz Ed is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
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A high Gertrude Stein taps a peeler..Gert's Follies: Peel Poppers

Indian Love Call performed by a dish towel and an apple peeler for the pleasure of high af Gert, Alice, Pabs Picasso and a chimp? This is why you need Tom Hachtman's Cult Comics Classic collection Gertrude et Alice. And must read Gertrude's Follies


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Even big-time cable TV news commentators like Tucker Carlson can suffer the embarrassment of annoying, unsightly discharge when they overuse their Fox hole. So move over lubricated catheters, there's a new medical marvel we'd love to sell you in Bad Adss.


Policeman taking selfie with black suspect.
What Not: The Missed of Time

The Bureau of Prevision, a division of the State Department's Office of Budget and Planning, had a pretty rough year. Charged with foretelling events in the Homeland and Abroad, the predictors unexpectedly failed to provide much-needed heads-upses. What Not


Trump as Blame Duck.Deadlines: Barrby's Diary

The editors of Trump Beat, the tweener fan mag, have anonymously received the Secret Diary of Barrby, Donald Trump's most ardent admirer, and have decided to publish the following dishy excerpts. It begins: I just saw the most incredible Man on TV! More Deadlines


E. Basil St. Blaise and Josef from the Critic's corner PodcastPodcast: Critic's Corner Ep. 13

In Unlucky Episode 13, E. Basil St. Blaise and Josef are stranded in Amnisia's backyard as they …sling the hash à la Animal House …find fault with Uncle Walt …spot 101 Dalmatians …melt down Frozen II …sharpen up Knives Out …suspend A Beautiful DayCritic's Corner Podcast


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We can help you turn your travel story or your favorite artwork into a published book from inital concept to finshed product on sale at Let us guide you through all the steps in-between from editing to layout and printing. Now What Publishing


Family Violence vignette by Igor KopelnitskyWhat Now: Igor Kopelnitsky

The cartoonist and illustrator Igor Kopelnitsky first published a drawing with the syndicated illustration service Inx in 1990 and for the next 23 years contributed an extraordinary run of deft and brilliant images. I first met him when … What Now