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December 16, 2006


CR Sunday Magazine

A Short Interview With Greg Sadowski and Gary Groth

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*****

Go, Look: Gary Esposito's Photos of the Geppi Museum

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In a town loaded with curious museums, and with overhead that brings with it demands for a certain level of attendance, Steve Geppi's Geppi Entertainment Museum may have a shorter shelf life than many of the pop culture treasures it displays. Gary Esposito's photos give you an idea of its breadth and depth.

*****

Five Link A Go Go: Harvey Kurtzman

* various on-line profiles

* audio interview from 1985

* killer rare Kurtzman art thread

* links to Kurtzman merchandise, including original art

* sure-to-be illegal scans of Corpse on the Imjin

*****

Go, Look: Jaime Hernandez Covers Los Lobos

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I totally missed this, but writer Paul Di Filippo didn't:
I just listened to the excellent new Los Lobos album and was surprised to see that it had wonderful cover and interior art by Jaime Hernandez. It's a wraparound drawing for the cover, and you only see half on Amazon, and of course none of the interiors. I always think of Los Lobos when I read Hernandez Bros, and always think of Love and Rockets when I listen to Los Lobos. So now the connection is finally explicit!

*****

Go, Look: CCS' Houdini Dust Jacket

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One for you design fans out there; the book is due April 1 from Hyperion. Click through the image for a bigger result.

*****

First Thought Of The Day
Shouldn't catalog companies be able to get your name off of mailing lists more quickly now as opposed to the same rate of speed they were able to do this in 1978?
 
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