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GERTRUDE'S FOLLIES

Gertrude's Follies

Touch down with Gert #110. And buy Gertrude et Alice.


FEGGORAMA

Feggorama

Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie's new book! Used/Reused.


IGOR TRIPS

Igor Trips

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


SPANKY

Kristy the Clown

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


KRISTY

Kristy the Clown

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


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FAVORITE SITES

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
CINEMA

Spoof of the film Bullet Train with Wolf (Bad Bunny) driving a knife through the empty head of Ladybug (Brad Pitt.)Bullet Train –– Fare beater.
Easter Sunday –– Holiday ham.
I Love My Dad –– Papa chummy.
My Favorite Girlfriend –– Bae watch.
Bodies Bodies Bodies –– Corpse circles.
Tin Can –– Nit cage.
Givers of Death –– His and hearse.
Cave Rescue –– Spelunky.
The Most Dangerous Game –– Prey tell.
Collide –– Crash bin.
Lighting Up the Stars –– Ernest and young.
Claydream –– Blobby Vinton.
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TELEVISION

Caricature of  Jeremy Allen White as 'Carmy' Berzatto in The Bear.The Bear (FX) –– Kitchen sinks.
The Terminal List (Amazon) –– Pratt falls.
The Princess (Hulu) –– Heir biscuit.
Maggie (Hulu) –– Maggoty.
Chloe (Amazon) –– Cloy.
Gordita Chronicles (HBO Max) –– Cucu caca.
Loot (Apple TV+) –– Broke.
Players (Paramount+) –– Gamy.
God’s Favorite Idiot (Netflix) –– Will be spared this.
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THEATRE

Into the Woods –– Fairy tale bending.
Mr. Saturday Night
–– Saturday Night unspecial.
Hangmen
–– Old noose.
for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf –– aPOCalypse now.
The Skin of Our Teeth –– Bland Wilder.
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MUSIC

Renaissance / Beyoncé –– Ren fair.
Un Verano Sin Ti
/ Bad Bunny –– Summer: fling.
Chaos in Bloom
/ Goo Goo Dolls –– Goo Goo oyes.
Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers
/ Kendrick Lamar –– Deadly Lamar.
Certified Lover Boy
/ Drake –– Drake kicking and screaming.
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LITERATURE
Fiction

Sparring Partners by John Grisham –– Punching brags.
Meant to Be by Emily Griffin –– Blue in the Fates.
The Summer Place by Jennifer Weiner –– Cape Codpiece.
This Time Tomorrow by Emma Straub –– Daily beast.
Run, Rose, Run by Dolly Parton & James Patterson –– But wear a sports bra.

Nonfiction

Breaking History: A White House Memoir by Jared Kushner –– Breaking winded.
I’m Glad My Mom Died
by Jennette McCurdy –– Dead parent joke.
Speaking of Harpo
by Susan Fleming Marx –– Silent but dully.
Hollywood Ending: Harvey Weinstein and the Culture of Silence
by Ken Auletta –– Rape expectations.
Why We Did It
by Tim Miller –– Toots one's own Trumpist.

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The Golem's VoiceNow What BooksGertrude et Alice


Political Animals

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Karen in Wonderland. Enjoy a satirical guide to the unnatural political order in Political Animals: Now What Anthology No. 2.

 


RFK Jr. ranting like Larry David.Bad Adss: Dumbo Shrimp

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Senator Joe Manchin in a sere apocalyptic landscape.Headbangers: The China Sin Drone

How decades of clashes with China led to Nancy Pelosi’s Taiwan trip
–– Endless Beijing and moaning.
Dick Cheney torches Trump in ad: 'He's a coward'
–– Satan's burn. 08/05/22

 


Caricature of Nancy Pelosi visiting Taiwan.Inxart: Pipe & Dumb Corps

Inxart.com is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
Pelosi Sets Off China, Putin Promises Bitter Winter, Taking Out Zawahiri, Haiti's Political Crisis, Biden's Climate Bill, & Alex Jones Trial at inxart 08/03/22.

 


Sen. Joe Manchin as The Elephant Man. Kozmic Pictures: Ratsputin

Piczar is the Russian animation studio which has brought us some of the most sparkling family entertainment of the last 22 years. Now they have a delightful new cartoon character who is sure to steal both your heart and your territory. Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents.

 


ImagiNATIONS: Art as Solidarity

The premiere collection of the work of artist Andrea Arroyo whose ImagiNATIONS: Art as Solidarity is an ongoing series of images created in response to issues that touch us everyday rendered with both righteous indignation and visual grace. Buy ImagiNATIONS

 


Alice B. Toklas on the phone.Gert's Follies: Bryant Grumble

Gertrude has shot the Moon on Alice's hash brownies and must attempt earth orbit reentry. See why Tom Hachtman's otherworldly Cult Comics Classic collection Gertrude et Alice needs to land on your shelf. And enjoy the latest installment of Gertrude's Follies

 


Rochelle Walensky being stalked by COVID.What Not: Flush Forward

2021 was a highly unpredictable year, just ask the soothsayers at the Bureau of Prevision, the forward-looking division of the State Department's Office of Budget and Planning. Then read their top ten predictions from the 2022 Seer's Catalogue in What Not

 


Former AG Bill Barr as weeping Barrby.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

 


Stack of books on night tableNW Publishing: Travel Is Oxygen

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 Amazon.com. 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