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GERTRUDE'S FOLLIES

Gertrude's Follies

Cheech your Chong in Gert #107. And buy Gertrude et Alice.


FEGGORAMA

Feggorama

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


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

Jungle Cruise –– Amazon grime.
Stillwater –– Runs shallow.
The Green Knight –– Gawain for broke.
Nine Days –– New age slaves.
The Evening Hour –– Dusk buster.
Ride the Eagle –– Soar spots.
Lorelei –– Criminal lure.
Fully Realized Humans –- Will avoid.
Twist –– Artful todger.
Tailgate –– Bumper crap.
Never Gonna Snow Again –– Thaw loser.
Enemies of the State –– Hack snore.
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TELEVISION

Caricature of Nonso Anozie as Tommy Jeppard in Sweet Tooth.Sweet Tooth (Netflix) –– Center of cavity.
HouseBroken (Fox) –– Pet crossing.
Panic (Amazon) –– Hysterically unfunny.
Oslo (HBO) –– As you can go.
Lisey’ Story (Apple TV+) –– Lazey.
The Me You Can’t See (Apple TV+) –– Mental knots.
Solos (Amazon) –– Slow-os.
Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. (Hulu) –– Swollen header.
Friends: The Reunion (HBO Max) –– Rack and reune.
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THEATRE

West Side Story –– Shark's kin shoots.
Jagged Little Pill
–– Bananas Morissette.
A Christmas Carol
–– Death to Scroogie.
The Inheritance
–– Gays into the future.
Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
–– Stomach Turner.
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MUSIC

Latest Record Project, Vol. 1 / Van Morrison –– Unmarked white Van.
Van Weezer
/ Weezer –– Rip Van Weezer.
Young Stoner Life: Slime Language 2
/ Young Thug & Various Artists –– Slime shady.
Fearless / Taylor Swift –– Brave fart.
Blue Banisters / Lana Del Rey –– Del Rey biatch.
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LITERATURE
Fiction

The Bench by Meghan Markle –– Bench depress.
Sooley
by John Grisham –– Soo-ey!
The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman –– Could be verse.
A Gambling Man by David Baldacci –- Craps out.
The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah –– Really blows.

Nonfiction

I Alone Can Fix It by Carol Leonnig & Philip Rucker –– Spays his own way.
Frankly, We Did Win This Election’: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost
by Michael Bender –– Winning BigLie.
Perversion of Justice: The Jeffrey Epstein Story
by Julie K. Brown –– Mud and Jeff.
Rememberings
by Sinead O’Connor –– Forgetits.
Notes on Grief
by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie –– Lamentable.

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Trump Tweets Alt-American HistoryThe Golem's VoiceNow What BooksGertrude et Alice


Silver Linings Plague Book

Global pandemic bumming you out? Quarantine cramping your style? Get our new ebook, a very funny guide to being upbeat about Lockdown and fearless about Reopening because infectious laughter is the best medicine. For more info. Order from Apple Books

 


Jeff Bezos as a Space Cowboy.Headbangers: Space and Neuters

Jeff Bezos reaches space—a small step toward big spaceflight dreams
–– Damaged delivery returned unopened.
Bootleg Fire is burning up carbon offsets
–– And can't be bottled up.
07/23/21

 


Mitch McConnell defending against voters.Inxart: The Ludicrouso Technique

Inxart.com is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
Facing January 6, Western Wildfires, Delta Breaks Through, Republican Anti-vax, Cyber Attacks, Olympics TEAM and Roe v. Wade at inxart 07/28/21.

 


Alice B. Toklas sniffs marijuana smoke.Gert's Follies: Alice Baked Toklas

20s-style literary references? 70s-style stoner humor? 21st-century-style absurdist sensibility? The reasons you love Gert and Alice and why you gotta get Tom Hachtman's Cult Comics Classic collection Gertrude et Alice. And read Gertrude's Follies

 


Republican Elephant as Trumpo.Kozmic Pictures: Trumpo

Grand Old Pictures offers its latest animated feature that's sure to be a conspiratorial classic. The Far Right's hottest new star (you can't say she's Greene anymore!) reigns Supremacist as she takes the reins and brains of the party in Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents.

 


Trump head with Loser written above.Bad Adss: Tuck's Wipes

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

 


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