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Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "A Great Day For America" (or, That Aged Well)"

From Mike Flugennock, DC's anarchist cartoonist - [for the record, I don't necessarily agree w/ his cartoons] "A Great Day For America" (or, That Aged Well) http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=3266 Late this past spring, even while the Delta Variant was spreading in  Europe and elsewhere, Gropin' Joe went on TV in the White House Rose  Garden, pulled off his mask and declared the pandemic over, calling it  "a great day for America" — following later this summer with what had ...
Tags: Europe, Comics, Washington Post, Cdc, US, America, Al Jazeera, Biden, Trump, White House Rose Garden, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock, Gropin Joe, Biden Gang

DC Zinefest Registration Opens August 4th

Registration for our 10th in person zinefest on October 24th opens tomorrow morning at 8am!  Go to DC Zinefest to register! https://dczinefest.wordpress.com/ Best, DC Zinefest Organizers [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, DC Zinefest

Cavna looks at John Lewis' Run

John Lewis finished this graphic memoir as he died. He wanted to leave a civil rights 'road map' for generations to come. [in print as The Next Bridge] Michael Cavna Washington Post August 3 2021: C1, 3 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/08/02/john-lewis-graphic-novel-run/ Aydin, Powell and Fury will participate in a virtual "Run: Book One" panel Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET, hosted by Politics & Prose bookstore. Details here. [Author: M...
Tags: Comics, John Lewis, Mike Rhode, Michael Cavna Washington Post, Cavna, John Lewis Run, Aydin Powell

Sept 28: P&P Live! Ben Hatke-Julia's House Goes Home

P&P Live! Ben Hatke-Julia's House Goes Home ...
Tags: Comics, Washington Dc, House, New York Times, Julia, Shenandoah Valley, Mike Rhode, Ben Hatke, Ben Hatke Julia, Zita the Spacegirl

Free Comic Book Day at one Big Planet store

The 4 stores in the local Big Planet chain are largely staying out of FCBD this year. College Park will do FCBD, but everyone must wear a mask, and there will be a limit on how many people are in the store at once. College Park will also do a 10% off sale.U St and Vienna are open for regular sales; Bethesda remains curbside pickup only. Fantom Comics is doing FCBD with Jaime Noguchi attending, masks and limited attendance are enforced. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Vienna, Bethesda, College Park, Mike Rhode, Big Planet, Fantom Comics, Jaime Noguchi

Troy-Jeffrey Allen talks Tony Daniel's 'Nocterra' cover art

Got It Covered: Shining A Light on Tony Daniel's 'Nocterra' by Troy-Jeffrey Allen PreviewsWorld Jul 26, 2021https://www.previewsworld.com/Article/253505-Got-It-Covered-Shining-A-Light-on-Tony-Daniels-Nocterra [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Troy Jeffrey Allen, Tony Daniel, Nocterra, Tony Daniels Nocterra

4 weeks of The Lily looking back at its comics

Who am I? These 8 comics explore identity. August 1 2021 https://s2.washingtonpost.com/camp-rw/?trackId=596c1be2ade4e24119c3d7be&s=6106a9229d2fda945a24cf75 Coming to terms with our bodies [aka H ow do you feel about your body? These comic artists got personal.] Rachel Orr July 27, 2021 / July 25 2021https://www.thelily.com/how-do-you-feel-about-your-body-these-comic-artists-got-personal/ or https://s2.washingtonpost.com...
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Rachel Orr

Catching up with the Lily's comics

I lost friendships in the pandemic. Here's why it's not all bad. I have new hopes and worries as the world opens back up (Maritsa Patrinos for The Washington Post) Maritsa Patrinos July 11, 2021 https://www.thelily.com/i-lost-friends-in-the-pandemic-heres-why-its-not-all-bad/ How I'm rejecting the pressure to be 'ladylike' I'm done conforming to gender expectations (Hyesu Lee for The Washington Post) Hyesu Lee July 18, 2021...
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Mike Rhode, Maritsa Patrinos, Lara Antal, Hyesu Lee, Washington Post Maritsa Patrinos, Washington Post Lara Antal, Megan Wang, Washington Post Megan Wang

That darn Dilbert

Let's do away with 'Dilbert' Justine Manning, and Bob Loeb Washington Post July 31 2021, p. A17 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/letters-to-the-editor/readers-critique-the-post-an-image-that-looked-like-a-classic-oil-painting/2021/07/30/4abcd548-f14c-11eb-a452-4da5fe48582d_story.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Dilbert Justine Manning, Bob Loeb Washington Post

Cavna on Hirschfeld

Al Hirschfeld: Drawing entertainers with pen and ink, elegance and wit Michael Cavna Washington Post July 30 2021 https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/al-hirschfeld-drawing-entertainers-with-pen-and-ink-elegance-and-wit/2021/07/28/11d651a8-de75-11eb-b507-697762d090dd_story.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Hirschfeld, Al Hirschfeld, Mike Rhode, Michael Cavna Washington Post, Cavna

Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "Axis Of Resistance"

From DC's anarchist cartoonist, Mike Flugennock - "Axis Of Resistance" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=3262 Cuba hanging tough, helping vaccinate the world, getting solidarity and help from all over; Bolivia bouncing that fascist hag Añez; Sandanistas standing firm against US-backed "SOS" astroturf; Venezuela clapping back at US-backed provocateurs and third-rate wannabe Jack Ryans; Peru tossing Fujimori... yeah, these are the kind of "red states" I like. 11x13 inch medium-res color .j...
Tags: Comics, US, Peru, Venezuela, Cuba, Bolivia, Fujimori, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock, Sandanistas, Jack Ryans

NPR on 'Shrek', 'Celestia' and 'Masters Of The Universe: Revelation'

Show, Don't Mattel: 'Masters Of The Universe: Revelation' Is Toying With You Glen Weldon NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour July 24, 2021 https://www.npr.org/2021/07/24/1017915277/show-dont-mattel-masters-of-the-universe-revelation-is-toying-with-you New Graphic Novel 'Celestia' Wanders An Earth That's No Longer Home Etelka Lehoczky ...
Tags: Comics, Npr, Mattel, Don, Glen Weldon, Mike Rhode, Stephen Thompson Aisha Harris

The Library of Congress wants your original run of Love & Rockets.... and Action #1

At about minute 37 of Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress, reference librarian Megan Halsband says that the Library needs the first printing of most Love & Rocket comic books. They're also short on Eclipse. And need an Action #1. Also, not mentioned, but they need Saga #1. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Congress, Rockets, Library Of Congress, Mike Rhode, Megan Halsband

Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress

Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress Jesse J. Holland and Megan Halsband Jul 29, 2021 Library of Congress https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJnQiLdNN54 Jesse J. Holland and Megan Halsband discuss the Library of Congress comics collection, as well as the place of comics in American cu...
Tags: Comics, Congress, Holland, Library Of Congress, Jesse J Holland, Mike Rhode, Megan Halsband, Halsband

YA Lit: A Guide For The Perplexed — And The Just Plain Curious [Gabby Rivera]

YA Lit: A Guide For The Perplexed — And The Just Plain Curious [Gabby Rivera] Glen Weldon Life Kit July 29, 2021 https://www.npr.org/2021/07/27/1021143646/young-adult-books-reading-guide-literature https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510338/edge1.pod.npr.org/anon.npr-mp3/npr/lifekit/2021/07/20210729_lifekit_pchh_210728_life_kit_-_ya_guide__-_lk_final.mp3 https://www.npr.org/transcripts/10211...
Tags: Comics, Glen Weldon, Mike Rhode, Gabby Rivera

The Black Widow isn't happy with Disney

Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over 'Black Widow' digital release An existential battle gets a lawsuit — and a big-name ally Steven Zeitchik Washington Post July 29 2021 https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2021/07/29/scarlett-johansson-lawsuit-disney/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Disney, Scarlett Johansson, Steven Zeitchik, Mike Rhode

Aug 14: Free Comic Book Day at Fantom Comics

Saturday, August 14th @ 11am to 6pm >>>FREE COMIC BOOK DAY - 2021Fantom Comics is pleased to celebrate the return of Free Comic Book Day with a full day of comics giveaways, raffles, sales, and festive activities at the store. We are also happy to announce that we will have comics artist and creator, Jamie Noguchi, in the store to promote his work, such as the recent title for younger readers, "School For Extraterrestrial Girls". Jamie will do some sketching, talk about his current...
Tags: Comics, Jamie, Fantom, Mike Rhode, Fantom Comics, Jamie Noguchi

Goodwyn Cartoons 7/28/21 newsletter

EDITORIAL CARTOONS Welcome to this (usually) twice-monthly newsletter containing a sampling of nonsense, satire and commentary in the form of the latest Goodwyn editorial cartoons . July 28 2021 link [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Goodwyn Cartoons

Deandra “Nika” Tan's Kickstarter launches

 We talked with Nika in 2019, and now she's going to collect her webcomic. VIENNA, Virg. 7/27/2021 — SIGNALS, a queer mystery-adventure webcomic created by Deandra “Nika” Tan,  will be coming to Kickstarter on July 27th, 2021 to fund a limited print run of the complete series.  SIGNALS follows amateur sleuth Mel Song as she tackles her first big case: searching for a woman  who has disappeared with her boyfriend into the heart of New York City. To all appearances, there’s nothing awry... ...
Tags: Comics, Virginia, New York City, Webcomics, Kickstarter, Mel, Mike Rhode, Nika, Deandra Tan, Deandra, VIENNA Virg, Mel Song

Meet a Local Cartoonist: A Chat with Sean Anderson

 by Mike Rhode A friend at the Baltimore Comic Con tipped me to Sean Anderson's art, noting that he'd been in the Blacksad yearbook, as well as a variant cover for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin from IDW. I reached out to ask him our usual questions What type of comic work or cartooning do you do?   I do variant covers for comic books along with prints and commissions of super heroes, pop culture, etc.  I sell foil accented art prints at Co...
Tags: Comics, Interview, Washington, America, Washington Dc, DMV, Dc, East Coast, Baltimore, Emerald City, Fairfax, Dupont Circle, Ocean City, James Jean, Germantown, IDW

Cavna talks to Tig Notaro about her cartoon standup comedy special

How Tig Notaro created a cartoon standup special about life, death and Dolly Parton [in print as Sketching out a cartoon standup show] Michael Cavna Washington Post July 26, 2021 p. C1, 3 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/07/23/tig-notaro-drawn-cartoon-standup-special/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Tig Notaro, Dolly Parton, Mike Rhode, Michael Cavna Washington Post

Olympic comic book in opening day's Washington Post

Chasing Gold is a real comic book, printed on paper. I believe it is the first published by the Washington Post. It's the story of Alexandria, VA native Noah Lyles, a track and field competitor. 20 pages long. Story by Rick Maese and Adam Kilgore, art by Andy Belanger, inks by Cary Nord, coloring by Tatto Caballero, lettering by Serge LaPointe, art direction by Joe Moore, editing by Matt Rennie and Virginia Singarayar, copy editing by Scott Silverstein. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Sports, Comic Book, Alexandria Va, Adam Kilgore, Mike Rhode, Joe Moore, Rick Maese, Noah Lyles, Tokyo Olympics, Cary Nord, Andy Belanger, Scott Silverstein, Matt Rennie, Tatto Caballero

Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "Zombie Republic"

From Mike Flugennock, DC's anarchist cartoonist - "Zombie Republic" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=3257 California... prophet on the burnin' shore... where Gavin Newsom is whipping the kids back to school so he can whip their parents back to work, where new cases of COVID-19 are up 165% in Los Angeles County at least partially due to brilliance like this:       "...Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva stated that the mandate will not be enforced as it is 'not backed by sc...
Tags: Comics, California, Lapd, Gavin Newsom, Los Angeles County, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Sheriff s Department, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock, Alex Villanueva, COVID, Zombie Republic, KCAL CBS Los Angeles, Brian Gene

NPR on Old, adapted from the French graphic novel Sandcastle

In 'Old,' M. Night Shyamalan Takes Us To The Beach Stephen Thompson Ayesha Rascoe Marc Rivers Pop Culture Happy Hour July 23, 2021 https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1015736529 https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510282/edge1.pod.npr.org/anon.npr-mp3/npr/pchh/2021/07/20210723_pchh_pchh_210723...
Tags: Comics, Npr, Mike Rhode, Mike Katzif, Jessica Reedy, Luca Faustino Rodriguez, Stephen Thompson Ayesha Rascoe Marc Rivers, Vicky Krieps Thomasin McKenzie Gael García Bernal

Olympic comic book in today's Wash Post

Chasing Gold is a real comic book. I believe it is the first published by the Washington Post. It's the story of Alexandria, VA native Noah Lyles. 20 pages long. Story by Rick Maese and Adam Kilgore, art by Andy Belanger, inks by Cary Nord, coloring by Tatto Caballero, lettering by Serge LaPointe, art direction by Joe Moore, editing by Matt Rennie and Virginia Singarayar, copy editing by Scott Silverstein. [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Sports, Comic Book, Alexandria Va, Adam Kilgore, Mike Rhode, Joe Moore, Rick Maese, Noah Lyles, Tokyo Olympics, Cary Nord, Andy Belanger, Scott Silverstein, Matt Rennie, Tatto Caballero

The Post on the Tokyo Olympics use of existing manga and anime creators

Anime and manga will take center stage at the Olympics. It could fuel a boom in interest. [in print as Spotlight on mascots gives anime and manga a chance to draw in more fans] Kyle Melnick Washington Post July 23 2021, p. D9 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/2021/07/22/japanese-anime-manga-olympics/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Tokyo, Mike Rhode, Kyle Melnick Washington Post

Tom King talks Supergirl

Exclusive: Tom King on the 'hidden strength' that drives Supergirl in new 'Woman of Tomorrow' comic Matthew Jackson Jul 16, 2021 https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/exclusive-tom-king-on-supergirl-woman-of-tomorrow-dc-comics [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Tom King, Mike Rhode, Matthew Jackson

Aug 6-8: Otakon in DC and August 7: Carroll County Comic Book & Nostalgia Show

August 6-8: Otakon https://scoop.previewsworld.com/Home/4/1/73/1015?ArticleID=253213  Otakon is back on August 6-8, 2021, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon Place NW in Washington, DC. Featured guests are Laura Post (Persona 5 Royal), Joe Zieja and Zach Aguilar (Fire Emblem Three Houses), Adam McArthur (Star vs. The Forces of Evil), Kaiji Tang (Gantz: O), Ricco Fajardo (Cruel ...
Tags: Comics, Washington Dc, Dc, Walter, Finksburg, Washington Convention Center, Mike Rhode, Mt Vernon Place NW, Laura Post Persona, Joe Zieja, Zach Aguilar, Adam McArthur Star, Kaiji Tang Gantz, Ricco Fajardo, Anne Yatco Jujutsu Kaisen Eric Roth, Abby Trott Carmen Sandiego

Working 9 to 5 by Giacomo Gambineri in The Post

Working 9 to 5 Giacomo Gambineri Washington Post July 23 2021 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/interactive/2021/return-to-the-office/ From the artist: "I wanted to show a sort of balance between the two experiences of working from home versus the office. On paper, staying at home may still look like the most charming option (meaning: snooze fest) even if we all learned there are many sneaky downsides of smart working. I have a w...
Tags: Post, Comics, Mike Rhode, Giacomo Gambineri, Giacomo Gambineri Washington Post

The Post on the deaths of Kurt Westergaard and John McMeel and new life from Shaina Feinberg (and cicadas)

Kurt Westergaard, Danish cartoonist whose Muhammad caricature stirred debate and violence, dies at 86 [in print as His Muhammad cartoon stirred debate, violence]   Phil Davison Washington Post July 22, 2021  p B6 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/kurt-westergaard-dead/2021/07/20/81d3e622-e8b2-11eb-8950-d73b3e93ff7f_story.html John McMeel, newspaper syndicator who brought 'Doonesbury' to millions of readers, dies at 85 ...
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Muhammad, Ann Telnaes, Mike Rhode, Emily Langer Washington Post, Shaina Feinberg, Phil Davison, Kurt Westergaard Danish, Kurt Westergaard, John McMeel, Shaina FeinbergDrawings, Julia Rothman Washington Post, Sergio Peçanha Washington Post

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