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A Book That I Will Never Write, That You Will Never Read.

A history of how America experienced the Cold War and the transition to the post-9/11 era as read through four fairly mainstream/widely-read comic strips. Chapter One: Pogo. 223 more words

Bloom County

Censored Doonesbury Comics of 1976: Revealed (Again)

Get ready for hot, sexy comic strip action: 1976-style!

Just kidding. What you’re about to see is, by today’s standards, quite tame.

But in November, 1976, … 965 more words

Walt Jaschek

A Moment Of Doonsebury History

A moment of Doonsebury history (February 05, 1972) for today:

http://www.gocomics.com/doonesbury/1972/02/05

Too bad they won’t let me link direct any way that I can figure out. 10 more words

"One plucky leper"

I have been a fan of Gary Trudeau’s work for a long time.  He does a lot of current political things.  I’m pretty sure, for instance, that there will be a caricature of Donald Trump in today’s cartoon.   774 more words

Trick or Tweet or Both? How Social Media is Messing Up Politics

The title of this post is identical to the title of an article in the Technology section of the July 16-22, 2016 issue of the New Scientist.  450 more words

Transactive Memory

KWIK KWOTES: Trudeau on Aging

In a collection of strips from Doonesbury called The Weed Whisperer two middle-aged boomers sit on a park bench.

“You know what really sucks about aging?” says the first man. 88 more words