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GERTRUDE'S FOLLIES

Gertrude's Follies #81
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FEGGORAMA

Visit the wild kingdom of Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie. Ecce Feggorama.


IGOR TRIPS

Cinch up your helmet to protect the old gray matter for another freaky foray in Igor Trips.




FAVORITE SITES

Martin Kozlowski
Ant Farmers Almanac
Celebrity Death Haiku
PK in the Terrarium
Illustrated Courtroom


CINEMA

Independence Day: Resurgence –– Silly Fourth.
The Shallows –– Shark repellent.
Free State of Jones –– Chump chains.
Swiss Army Man –– Not the sharpest knife.
The Neon Demon –– Nicolas wingding Refn.
Wiener-Dog –– What’s up, dachs?
The Duel –– Shit faced.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople –– BeWildering.
Nuts! –– Sad sack.
Eat That Question –– Bug Zappa.
The Phenom –– Pitching whew.
Right Now, Wrong Then –– Still wrong.
Breaking a Monster –– Band snore.
River –– Mekong dealt uhh.
Les Cowboys –– Buckaroo-la-la.
Misconception –– Pop. the question.
T-Rex –– Boxy lady.
Septembers of Shiraz –– Shi-razz.
Yarn –– Knitpicking.
From This Day Forward –– Mom and Pop.
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TELEVISION

Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons (HBO) –– Hump’s day.
BrainDead (CBS) –– Eating of the minds.
Wrecked (TBS) –– Abandon dope.
Animal Kingdom (TNT) –– Dis family robbin’ some.
70th Annual Tony Awards (CBS) –– Corden blew.
Feed the Beast (AMC) –– Gruel intentions.
The Do-Over (Netflix) –– Start with the script.
Greenleaf (OWN) –– Slime minister.
Lady Dynamite (Netflix) –– T’N’AT.
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THEATRE

Act of God –– Queen of Heaven.
Long Day's Journey Into Night
–– Slaq O'Neill.
Tuck Everlasting
–– Lame Tuck.
Fully Committed
–– Restaurant weak.
Paramour
–– Paranominal.
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MUSIC

Stranger to Stranger / Paul Simon –– Gnarly Simon.
If I’m Honest / Blake Shelton –– Trite and true.
Hero / Maren Morris –– Baloney Hero.
Seal the Deal & Let’s Boogie / Volbeat –– Boogie bored.
Love You to Death / Tegan and Sara –– Twin piques.
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LITERATURE
Fiction

End of Watch by Stephen King –– King of harsh.
The Weekenders
by Mary Kay Andrews –– Vacay lots.
The Fireman
by Joe Hill –– Snuff said.
15th Affair
by James Patterson –– Dully dally.
The Last Mile
by David Baldacci –– Meter made.

Nonfiction

Porcelain by Moby –– Moby grates.
Then and Now
by Barbara Cook –– Cook in with gas.
The Gene
by Siddhartha Mukherjee –– The splice of life.
Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter –– Alexander degrade.
Grit by Angela Duckworth –– Your teeth.
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TALK TO THE HAIR

Because Tthe Donald hasn't inspired enough nasty satire, we're proud to present the print edition of L.K. Peterson's Talk to the Hair, a decidedly dystopian and utterly hilarious Look Back at the First 100 Days of the Trump Presidency.
The perfect gift to Make America Laugh Again.

 


What Not: PREDATOR vs. ALLEN

Enjoy a new installment of Tom Hachtman's DoubleTakes wherein two disparate pop culture icons are combined with Frankensteinian finesse to form a toxic hybrid. This particular malignant mash-up was bound to happen Soon Yi or later. What Not.

 


Headbangers: ASSHOLEY TERRORS

Undercover police expose UK ‘death to gays’ ISIS meetings
–– The martyrfuckers.
Putin: I never called Trump 'brilliant'
–– 'Just have shiny orange face.' Headbangers 06/17/16

 


INXart: MADURO-LITE

INXart.com is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
Fraudulent Trump University, EU Pushes Back Against Immigrants, Oil Crash: Maduro's Venezuela in Crisis, and Republicans: Gun Control DOA at inxart 06/22/16.

 


Gertrude's Follies: WEIGHT AND SEE

Alice is ostensibly alarmed by Gert's girther movement, but is she actually enabling her chunky chocoholic? In the argument against avoirdupois, Ms. Toklas talks the talk, but her roomie's hips don't lie. Check back regularly for the latest installment of Gertrude's Follies.

 


What Now: THE INNER CIRCLE

Randy Jones has illustrated the program for the annual Inner Circle Show for more than 20 years. Here are some of his best covers for satirical revues that sent up the Giuliani, Bloomberg and DeBlasio administrations.
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U.S.A.: PRESTO CHANGE-O!

After a mere six years, we present the second installment of United Super Allies, the comic strip that reveals the secret story behind our nation's super-heroic saviors. It's 2008 and the Decider's term is grinding to a merciful halt when it seems all hope is lost, until… U.S.A.

 


Deadlines: BUMPER STINKERS 2016

WIth better than a dozen Republicans and half a dozen Democrats (not counting fringe candidates) it's a question if there are enough bumpers in the U.S.A. to display all of the deeply meaningful political slogans the campaign season has to offer. More Deadlines

 


Kozmic Pictures: NORQUIST

In a heated election season, even Hollywood's escapist movies are vetted for partisan content. So it's our pleasure to present a simple family comedy that can't possibly be misinterpreted in the new Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents.

 


Bad Adss: CHOKING THE CHICKEN

The recent rush of customer support for a certain fast-food chicken chain in the wake of COO Dan Cathy's condemnation of gay marriage has inspired the restaurants to extend their store hours and engage in some fiercely hetero rebranding. As you can see in the newest Bad Adss.