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The complete Trondheim

A great overview presentation of Lewis Trondheim at Comic Book Resources’ Robot 6 site. An excellent way to get to know more about this prolific genius.


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Mr. Easter lays beautiful eggs

  Publishers Weekly on A Home for Mr. Easter by Brooke A. Allen: “Halfway between Precious and The Incredible Hulk, obese urban teen Tesana is the unlikely hero of this delightful debut book from Allen. Allen’s unrefined…





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SYNDICATED COLUMN: Holiday in the Sun

Travel Planning for Afghanistan How are things going in Afghanistan? The best way to find out is to go see for yourself. I’m doing that this August. You can tell a lot even before you…


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SYNDICATED COLUMN: Publishers, Heal Thyselves

Seven Suggestions for Newspapers I’m on the road. On May 3rd I gave a talk at Wright State University. I showed my political cartoons, excerpts from graphic novels past and future, and something new I’ve…


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New Animated Editorial Cartoon

ObamaCare is here! Now it’s time to find out what it’s all about, courtesy of a brand-new animated editorial cartoon by David Essman and yours truly!



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PROCESS PROCESS PROCESS

It all begins here in the lab, getting cozy and scribbling equal parts jibberish and possible story plots… this is the most fragile part of the process for it often gets eclipsed by dance night, facebook…