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Gertrude's Follies

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Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie. Ecce Feggorama #49.


Igor Trips

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


Kristy the Clown

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


Kristy the Clown

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

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Critic's Corner by E. Basil St. Blaise

Mickey Mouse serves Walt Disney a MousketiniNo new releases means poison capsule reviews of classic Disney films, Part I

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) –– Deviated septet.
Pinocchio (1940) –– Wood pile.
Fantasia (1940) –– Classic rot.
Dumbo (1941) –– Trunk show.
Bambi (1942) –– Babble Thumper.
Song of the South (1946) –– Remus and butthead.
Cinderella (1950) –– Glass skipper.
Alice in Wonderland (1951) –– Loose Carroll.
Lady and the Tramp (1955) –– You mutts be kidding.
Sleeping Beauty (1959) –– Down and out.
One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961) –– Pic of the litter.
The Sword in the Stone (1963) –– Low Excalibur.
The Jungle Book (1967) –– Law of the jumble.
The Aristocats (1970) –– Feline alright.
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977) –– Winnie take gall.
The Rescuers (1977) –– Too late.
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Tiger King (Netflix) –– Paw relations.
Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker (Netflix) –– Heir straightener.
The Letter for the King (Netflix) –– F.
Motherland: Fort Salem (Freeform) –– In witch we serve.
The Plot Against America (HBO) –– Schmucky Lindy.
Little Fires Everywhere (Hulu) –– Ash heap.
Queen Sono (Netflix) –– So no.
Dave (FXX) –– Lil Dicky flips Burd.
I Am Not OK With This (Netflix) –– Ditto.
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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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After Hours / The Weeknd –– Weeknd immunity.
Fetch the Bolt Cutters
/ Fiona Apple –– Raises one's shackles.
Ordinary Man
/ Ozzy Osbourne –– Ozhat.
Music to Be Murdered By
/ Eminem –– Take the rap.
/ Mac Miller –– Jerks.
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Apeirogon by Colum McCann –– Chuck McCann.
The Warsaw Protocol
by Steve Berry –– Bury Berry.
Coconut Layer Cake Murder
by Joanne Fluke –– Icing hazard.
The Mirror and the Light
by Hilary Mantel –– Reflects poorly.
American Dirt
by Jeanine Cummins –– Grime novel.


Apropos of Nothing by Woody Allen –– A poo poo of nothing.
The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
by Erik Larson –– Bunker hell.
Barry Sonnenfeld, Call Your Mother
by Barry Sonnenfeld –– Mensch in black.
A Very Stable Genius
by Philip Rucker & Carol Leonnig –– Like Mr. Ed.
You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington
by Alexis Coe –– Washington nits.

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It's global warming of the Three-Mile-Island-variety for a bored Alice in the latest edition of Follies. Slip on your protective gear and nuke your order online for Tom Hachtman's Cult Comics Classic collection Gertrude et Alice. Gertrude's Follies


Mitch McConnellHeadbangers: Stim Sell Research

House passes historic $2 trillion stimulus despite objections from GOP lawmaker
–– Like Viagra for eunuch.
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After an endless investigation, Robert Mueller finally dropped his report with a resounding thud accompanied by the braying of the allegedly exonerated examinee. This semi-tragedy has inspired a comedy you might find it hard to sit through in Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents