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Monday, June 10, 2013
This issue of Crazy comes from December 1978. None of these movies on the cover are even parodied inside and some were even box office flops.
Parody of this particular ad campaign.
Parody of Eight Is Enough.
John Costanza doing his best Jack Davis.
Walter Brogan doing his best Mort Drucker.
Explanation of then-current go-to celebrity traits all jokes about them focused on. Gerald Ford=clumsy. Anita Bryant=homophobic. Dolly Parton=big breasts. Jackie Onassis=rich. Warren Beatty=promiscuous. KISS=make-up. Zsa Zsa Gabor=multiple husbands. Ethel Kennedy=uh... every son a prominent politician? Rex Reed is harsh movie criticism, I guess.
Pizzazz was Marvel's short-lived attempt at doing Dynamite or Bananas-type magazine.
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SAM HENDERSON has been doing comics, illustration and writing popular among people aware of their existence since his birth, though he wasn't paid for it until 1991. In addition to his own book,The Magic Whistle, clients have included Nickelodeon, New York Press, DC Comics, Heavy Metal, New York Observer,and ...um... Screw. He was a storyboard director for SpongeBob Squarepants in 2001.
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