As I get older, I'm slowly getting rid of things I don't need. But before I do I'll share them with all you nice people.
My own cartoons are at magicwhistle.com
Monday, August 5, 2013
This issue from November 1979 commenting on the gas shortage of the time. I can't figure out why Woody Allen would be wearing "flood" pants, though.
One of the things Randy Epley told me about his days writing for Crazy was this retraction in their letters page apologizing for their wrongly crediting someone else for an article they printed a couple months earlier. He thinks it may have praised him as much as it did so he wouldn't sue.
Parody of The China Syndrome
Where The New Yorker got the idea for their feature.
Comic for Crazy News
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Much of the material here is at least a generation old and therefore sometimes has racist and sexist standards we wouldn't conform to today. I try, but can't always do a line-item veto. Remember, the story is not about them, though. You're not wrong to be offended, think of it like a friend you like hanging out with 95% of the time but once in a while they embarrass you. My own attitude is to move forward.
Many of the images I posted between 2011-2013 were disappeared by the image bank I was using then but I still have most of the scans and am bringing them back slowly. Be patient.
Some people don't realize you can make images bigger by clicking on them or that there are earlier postings beyond this page. Well, now you know. You're welcome.
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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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