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September 18, 2007


Baldo Tells Hispanic War Story

To start with the easy joke, the comic strip Baldo and the next Ken Burns public television documentary The War are apparently having a contest over whether comic strips or public television documentaries is the least relevant art form going. Seriously, though, Hector Cantu has introduced a character to his strip in order to give voice to complaints from the Hispanic community that their contributions to World War II were not represented in Burns' forthcoming multi-part piece on World War II.
 
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