U.S.A

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GERTRUDE'S FOLLIES

Gertrude's Follies #94
Snooty? Who nose? 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

Crazy Rich Asians –– Yuan aiee!
The Wife –– Herrific.
Mile 22 –– 35.4 kill-o-meters.
Blaze –– Burnout.
Alpha –– Badder crapper.
The Little Mermaid –– Sea-minus.
Billionaire Boys Club –– For richer, poorer.
Juliet, Naked –– Puts something on.
Down a Dark Hall –– Stumbles.
We the Animals –– Pup tense.
Running for Grace –– Poi meets world.
Minding the Gap –– Cheap skates.
Breaking & Exiting –– Blew steal.
Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich –– Reich amateurs.
Songwriter –– Sheeran stupidity.
Memoir of a War –– Marguerite duress.
The Ranger –– Park it.
Alt-Right: Age of Rage –– Not alt-right.
Dr. Brinks & Dr. Brinks –– Brinks of disaster.
A Whale of a Tale –– Breach bum.
Notes on an Appearance –– Sour Notes.
Benched –– Bench depressed.
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TELEVISION

Disenchantment (Netflix) –– Fable attraction.
Random Acts of Flyness (HBO ) –– Blackout sketchy.
All About the Washingtons (Netflix) –– Rev Run ick.
Insatiable (Netflix) –– Full of it.
Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story (Paramount) –– Trayvon lunatic.
Making It (NBC) –– DIWhy?
Eat. Race. Win. (Amazon) –– Puke.
Lodge 49 (AMC) –– In Lodge part.
Sacred Lies (Facebook Watch) –– Holy moldy.
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THEATRE

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.
Saint Joan
–– Arcward!
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MUSIC

Sweetener / Ariana Grande –– Saccharine.
Queen
/ Nicki Minaj –– Royal scam.
Scorpion
/ Drake –– Muck Drake.
Everything Is Love
/ the Carters –– Trash Carters.
Liberation
/ Christina Aguilera –– Free-squealing.
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LITERATURE
Fiction

The Outsider by Stephen King –– I’m outer here.
What We Were Promised by Lucy Tan –– Women swear daily.
All We Ever Wanted by Emily Griffin –– Wise achers.
Clock Dance by Anne Tyler –– Second hand book.
The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand –– Grow a pair.

Nonfiction

Unhinged by Omarosa Manigault Newman –– Asylum shreiker.
The Poisoned City
by Anna Clark –– In, like, Flint.
Indianapolis by Lynn Vincent & Sara Vladic –– Sunk rah!
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou –– IPO’d.
The Plot to Destroy Democracy by Malcolm Nance –– Putin it lightly.

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Gertrude's Follies: THUMBING HER NOSE

A pair of Groucho glasses provide many minutes of amusement for Gert, Ernie, Pabs, and, possibly, Alice. Order up Tom Hachtman's flagrantly fragrant Cult Comics Classics in the full-color new collection, Gertrude et Alice. Gertrude's Follies

 


Headbangers: CLEARANCE FAIL

White House Revokes Ex-CIA Director John Brennan’s Security Clearance
–– And short sheets bed.
Eco-friendly open-air urinals cause uproar in Paris
–– Ew-la-la. Headbangers 08/17/18

 


Inxart: I'M MOROSER

Inxart.com is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
Clash of the Tariffs, Omarosa & Trump Fight, Turkish Economy Nosedives, Surfing at the Beach, White House Recordings, and Capital Punishment at inxart 08/15/18.

 


Bad Adss: TRUMPUTIA

Mystery. Magic. Mayhem. Prepared to be dazzled by an incredible new spectacle that melds the talents of the world's greatest contortionists. Truth melts into fantasy as the daring duo creates an entirey new reality that will leave your head spinning. Bad Adss.

 


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.