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Gertrude's Follies

Imagine the worst in the new Gert #113. And buy Gertrude et Alice.



Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie's new book! TrumpTruth


Igor Trips

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


Kristy the Clown

Hijinks with the Ex-prez'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 family film IF with Cal (Ryan Reynolds) cleaning up Marsmallow Man (John Krasinski) from the ground with a broom and a scoop like he's a turd left behind by the massive plushcreature Blue (Steve Carell) who's smiling as he looks back while following Bea (Cailey Fleming.)IF –– fy.
Back to Black –– Whine house.
Babes –– In bombs.
I Saw the TV Glow –– Flickery-split.
You Can’t Run Forever –– Halter stops.
Faceless After Dark –– The invisible mien.
The American –– Moscow’s bullshit ballet.
Coma –– I feel you.
In Our Day –– Lying share.
The Blue Angels –– Recruitidy.
Taking Venice –– Paint threshold.
Laugh Proud –– Queer not amused.
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Caricature of Robert Downey Jr. as  CIA agent Claude in the TV miniseries The Sympathizer.The Sympathizer (HBO) –– I feel nothing.
Fallout (Amazon) –– Fall off.
Hapless (Peacock) –– You said it.
Ripley (Netflix) –– Believe it or not.
Mary & George (Starz) –– Son strokes.
Parish (AMC) –– Swamp gas.
Renegade Nell (Disney+) –– Nell and void.
STEVE! (Martin) A Documentary in Two Pieces (AppleTV+) –– A mild and lazy guide.
A Gentleman in Moscow (SHO) –– Loses Count.
More Television Reviews


The Great Gatsby –– Dizzy Buchanan.
Mother Play
–– Ma zany.
Uncle Vanya
–– Vanya got nothin' to lose.
–– Sounds bite.
The Heart of Rock and Roll
–– Hooey Newton.
More Theatre Reviews


The Tortured Poets Department / Taylor Swift –– Forced to listen to this?
We Don't Trust You / Future & Metro Boomin’ –– Ditto.
We Still Don't Trust You
/ Future & Metro Boomin’ –– Ditto ditto.
Only God Was Above Us
/ Vampire Weekend –– Everyone was above you.
Cowboy Carter
/ Beyoncé –– Rides up.
More Music Reviews


All Fours by Miranda July –– Crawls.
The Hunter
by Tana French –– French curls.
by Lionel Shriver –– Lionel strains.
Table for Two
by Amor Towles –– Towles' off.
by Anne Lamott –– No way.


Joyful Recollections of Trauma by Paul Scheer –– Scheer nonsense.
Magic Pill
by Johann Hart –– Wait loss.
by Salman Rushdie –– Cut-rate.
Rebel Rising
by Rebel Wilson –– Rebel Yelp!
by Patric Gagne ––
Crazy bad.
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Michael Cohen with a worm's body giving testimony against Donald Trump.Headbangers: Guilt By Dissociation

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Caricature of Donald Trump wearing a black cloth gag over his mouth.Inxart: Mouth Trap is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
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Caricature of Donald J. Trump by Steven Salerno from the cover of Inx Battle Lines.What Now: Inx Battle Lines Show

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Caricature of Barbra Streisand holding a microphone as she sticks her head out of the window of and Advent calendar.What Not: Advent Horizon

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The Harvard logo with the words GO HAMAS substituting VERITAS.Bad Adss: Harvard Beats

Even elite Ivy League schools need to adverstise, especially when they're trying to attract that most exceptional student who not only has a 4.18 GPA and captained the HS rowing team, but a unicorn who won't be subjected to a world view not their own Bad Adss.


Caricature of Vivek Ramaswamy laughing on the lap of Doanld Trump.Deadlines: Rama Drama Ding Dong

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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