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Sam Gross’s classic cartoon, first published, I believe, in The National Lampoon.


¤ Which Vacation movie was voted the best?

Film Fun

¤ Make?/ Remake? No 5

Which Vacation movie got your vote, the original one with Anthony Michael Hall as Rusty or the reboot with Ed Helms?  13 more words

Film Fun

Too True To Be Good

I loved the National Lampoon when I was in college / the wilderness.  It was funny, irreverent, profane, and staffed by very talented humorists including P J O’Rourke.  26 more words

Great Quotes

The Carrot

You know that old saying?  The one that has something to do with a stick and a carrot?  Well I had a realization just now, as I sat on the couch with the window open (window OPEN y’all!   506 more words

Life, As I Know It

Tony Hendra On National Lampoon's Legacy And First Album In 35 Years

Tony Hendra is a comedy legend having served as the first editor of National Lampoon, introducing John Belushi & Chevy Chase to the world and portraying Ian Faith in Spinal Tap. 67 more words

Nick Digilio

▣ Hit the Road Clark!

Main Features No 55

▣ Reviewing National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985)

The Griswald family, headed by Clark and Ellen travel to Europe with their kids Rusty and Audrey. 1,165 more words

Film Review

Interview 96: Tony Hendra

Legendary iconoclast Tony Hendra joins Real Politik to discuss the history of postwar comedy and his role therein. Hendra is best-known for playing Ian Faith, manager of the mock heavy metal band Spinal Tap. 223 more words