U.S.A

Thrill to the hidden history of the potent POTUSes and their sidekicks who serve and protect: U.S.A. 02.

GERTRUDE'S FOLLIES

Gertrude's Follies #95
Ees da Gay Parade! Buy Gertrude et Alice at Amazon.


FEGGORAMA

Visit the wild kingdom of Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie. Ecce Feggorama #43.


IGOR TRIPS

Cinch up your helmet to protect the old gray matter for another freaky foray in Igor Trips.




FAVORITE SITES

Martin Kozlowski
Ant Farmers Almanac
Celebrity Death Haiku
PK in the Terrarium
Illustrated Courtroom


CINEMA

The Sisters Brothers –– Sib zero.
Fahrenheit 11/9 –– Should get out Moore.
The House With a Clock in the Wall –– Tick bites.
Life Itself –– Isn’t this depressing.
Assassination Nation –– Pouter keg.
Colette –– Bile Époque.
Tea With the Dames –– Caddy rumpus.
Love, Gilda –– Blah blah, wah-wah.
Little Italy –– Paisan pill.
Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable –– Doesn’t click.
The Last Suit –– Ill-fitting.
Quincy –– Mash.
A Happening of Monumental Proportions –– Tiny, fey.
The Song of Sway Lake –– Sway down yonder.
Beyond the Sky –– Empty space.
Goyo –– Oh boy-o.
Intelligent Lives –– Disable-buddied.
My Son –– Where the Son don’t shine.
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TELEVISION

Kidding (SHO) –– Carrey: the Load.
You (LIFE) –– Haul.
The Bobby Brown Story (BET) –– Brown noser.
The Purge (USA) –– Down the Drano.
Mayans MC (FX) –– MC hummer.
The Children Act (DirecTV) –– Badly.
One Dollar (CBS All Access) –– Buck naked.
Forever (Amazon) –– Feels longer.
The First (Hulu) –– Astronaught.
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THEATRE

Pretty Woman –– Dated.
Head Over Heels
–– Go-Go's Gag-Gag.
Straight White Men
–– Blunder privileged.
The Boys in the Band
–– Creepy Crowley.
The Iceman Cometh
–– Rock the cash bar.
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MUSIC

Egypt Station / Paul McCartney –– Beatle moanier.
Cry Pretty
/ Carrie Underwood –– Carrie on.
Kamikaze
/ Eminem –– Sewer side mission.
Sweetener
/ Ariana Grande –– Saccharine.
Queen
/ Nicki Minaj –– Royal scam.
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LITERATURE
Fiction

My Struggle by Karl Ove Knausgaard –– Minor kampf.
Lethal White
by Robert Galbraith –– Rowling downhill.
Pieces of Her
by Karin Slaughter –– Choppy.
Tailspin
by Sandra Brown –– Out to plunge.
CoDex 1962
by Sjon –– CoDex pads.

Nonfiction

Full Disclosure by Stormy Daniels –– Disclothesure.
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
by Doris Kearns Goodwin –– Fallow the leader.
Every Day Is Extra
by John Kerry –– Superfluous.
The Sky Is Falling: How Vampires, Zombies, Androids, and Superheroes Made America Great for Extremism by
Peter Biskind –– MAGA hits.
Fear: Trump in the White House
by Bob Woodward –– House of wacks.
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Gertrude's Follies: GAIT LIBERATION

It's a banner day when Gertrude, Alice, Pabs, Ernie et al. fall in for New York's Pride Parade solid as a Stonewall. Troop on over to order Tom Hachtman's Cult Comics Classics in the full-color new collection, Gertrude et Alice. Gertrude's Follies

 


Bad Adss: THE MAN OF 10,000 VOICES

The Master of Making Bad Impressions announces new dates in his never-ending tour. You'll think you're hearing double when his lips sink to new lows as he apes his favorite targets. Frankly, Scarlett, you will give a damn for these spot-on takes by a hep copy cat. Bad Adss.

 


Headbangers: FLIP FLOP

Paul Manafort breaks
–– Wind.
Paul Manafort to Plead Guilty to Reduced Charges in Deal with Prosecutors
–– Manaffront. Headbangers 09/14/18

 


Inxart: PREP PILLS

Inxart.com is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
Kavanaugh Assault Scandal, Trump Flip-Out, China Tariff Trap, Aid After Florence, Sex Abuse Accusers' Gauntlet, and Ignoring Nuclear Threat at inxart 09/19/18.

 


What Not: BREACH BUM

Facebook exposed 87,000,000+ users' personal data to the firm Cambridge Analytica which allegedly used it to influence a number of political outcomes including the UK's Brexit vote and the 2016 US election. Read a stirring paean by Thomas Kerr in What Not.

 


What Now: ROBERT GROSSMAN

The great caricaturist and cartoonist Robert Grossman died on March 15th. Tom Hachtman and Martin Kozlowski chat about the career of the influential artist and share some of their favorite examples of his vast body of work. What Now

 


KRISTY THE CLOWN II

His run as New Jersey's favorite fool ended with the defeat of his Lieut. Gov. Kim Guadagno in the recent election, but let's salute the Garden State's Mr. Warmth with the second installment of the most perverse kiddie show since Peewee's Playhouse: Kristy the Clown

 


Deadlines: YELLOW FEVER

Fear is the most powerful propellent this side of liquid nitrogen and marketeers employ it more often than sex to coax the persuadable. Fear was Donald Trump's sole message on the campaign trail and his success reveals just how yellow Red States really are. More Deadlines

 


Kozmic Pictures: RED BOX MOVIES

This long hot summer of presidential campaigning has produced more plot twists and stomach turns than the most paranoid Hollywood thriller. Hang onto your Red Hots as we preview a shocking Commie Attraction in Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents.