Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Every issue of Simplicissimus, considered by some to be the greatest picture magazine of all time, can now be downloaded as high resolution pdfs here (click the link that says: "Abruf der Hefte"). This looks to me like hours and hours of cartoon browsing bliss.
Here are a few samples that I captured today:
Saturday, February 7, 2009
Frank and I make our improv stage debut on Sunday. Please come!
It is guaranteed to be one of the following:
a. A high-water mark in the history of long-form improv that will change the lives of all those who come to see it.
b. A reasonably entertaining show by a group of well meaning people.
c. A complete catastrophe that will shame us and our families and hang over us like the dripping severed head of an E.C. corpse for the rest of our lives.
In the words of Gene Wilder: "The suspense is terrible, I hope it lasts!"