Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Back when I read ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, well, weekly, it invariably had a cigarette ad on the back of the magazine. And this one just asked for a redux. For the life of me, I can't imagine what the ad guys were thinking, having studly Bruce Campbell -esque guy blow a PAPER party favor into the girl's face -- with a LIT CIGARETTE IN HER LIPS. The only doctoring I did was to add the flames... and making the guy's mouth screaming in agony.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
There are greats and then there are great greats and Walt Kelly, creator of the comic character POGO still, in my opinion, rules. On top of the exquisite artwork, the strips were incredibly witty and satirical and to think Kelly's stuff used to run in big ol' Sunday color strips every week.
The above is a book I've kept since childhood (note the one dollar cover price...)