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November 20 in history

284 – Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.

762 – During An Shi Rebellion, Tang Dynasty, with the help of Huihe tribe, recaptured Luoyang from the rebels. 756 more words

History

Terms and Conditions

New York City-based artist and graphic novelist Robert Sikoryak has solved the dilemma that every iTunes user faces: how to slog through the deadly boring legal terms and conditions of use. 72 more words

Art

Tom Firak: A Dick Tracy documentary

Tom and Steve Firak created a documentary based on the life of Dick Tracy creator Chester Gould. From toys to the Apple Watch, Dean and Tom chat about all the media that Dick Tracy inspired and was transformed into. 25 more words

Dean Richards' Sunday Morning

September 28, 1909: Here Come the Scraggs

Cynical, sarcastic, contentious, irascible, misanthropic, peevish, and frequently a loose cannon — Al Capp, born in 1909, is about as far removed as you can get from his most notable creation, Li’l Abner Yokum—the good-natured innocent hillbilly who lives with his Mammy and Pappy in an atypical American community called Dogpatch. 132 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

November 20 in history

284 – Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.

762 – During An Shi Rebellion, Tang Dynasty, with the help of Huihe tribe, recaptured Luoyang from the rebels. 759 more words

History

Happy birthday, Dick Tracy

On Oct. 4, 1931, the Dick Tracy comic strip debuted in the Detroit Mirror newspaper.

The newspaper no longer exists. Tracy’s creator, Chester Gould, died almost 30 years ago. 198 more words