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GERTRUDE'S FOLLIES

Gertrude's Follies #92
Crit bit. Buy Gertrude et Alice at Amazon.


FEGGORAMA

Visit the wild kingdom of Mexico's master of the mirthful menagerie. Ecce Feggorama #43.


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

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom –– Saur loser.
Damsel –– Distressing.
Izzy Get the F*ck Across Town –– Mess transit.
Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts –– Assault mined.
The King –– The royal wee-wee.
The Catcher Was a Spy –– The pitcher was a guy.
Boundaries –– Fall line.
Incident in a Ghost Land –– Lack eerie.
Never Steady, Never Still –– Ratty Steady go.
Brothers of the Wind –– Wind á loo.
Spiral –– Death Spiral.
Distorted –– Warp and whoops.
The Icarus Line Must Die –– Diddle us.
6 Dynamic Laws for Success (In Life, Love & Money) –– Fail afoul.
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TELEVISION

American Woman (Paramount) –– Bile Richards.
Impulse (YouTube Red) –– Dim pulse.
Yellowstone (Paramount) –– Bit the ranch.
C.B. Strike (Cinemax) –– Strike out.
Dietland (AMC) –– Diet pill.
Succession (HBO) –– Fam fatale.
Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger (Freeform) –– Grave Dagger.
John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls (HBO) –– Not for thee.
Undeniable with Joe Buck (Audience) –– Unreliable.
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THEATRE

The Boys in the Band –– Creepy Crowley.
The Iceman Cometh
–– Rock the cash bar.
Saint Joan
–– Arcward!
Travesties
–– Stoopard.
Summer: The Donna Summer Musical
–– Slipped disco.
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MUSIC

Everything Is Love / the Carters –– Trash Carters.
Liberation
/ Christina Aguilera –– Free-squealing.
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/ Kanye West –– Kan ye.
Lost & Found
/ Jorja Smith –– But mostly lost.
Rearview Town
/ Jason Aldean –– Ass burgher’s syndrome.
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LITERATURE
Fiction

The President is Missing by Bill Clinton & James Patterson –– The mark.
Beneath a Scarlet Sky
by Mark Sullivan –– Fascist man alive.
The Fallen by David Baldacci –– Arch.
The Cast by Danielle Steel –– Jelly roles.
The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews –– Ebbs.

Nonfiction

Calypso by David Sedaris –– Seaside report.
Clowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right by Michael Smerconish –– Schmuck in the middle with you.
War on Peace by Ronan Farrow –– Dronin’ Farrow.
Unwifeable by Mandy Stadtmiller –– Married to the mope.
How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan –– Brain frees.
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Gertrude's Follies: CRITICAL MASH

The stakes are too high and too rare as Gert and Alice and Pabs table a blood-sucking critic at a swanky French restaurant. Order up Tom Hachtman's delicious Cult Comics Classics in the full-color new collection, Gertrude et Alice. Gertrude's Follies

 


Headbangers: KIDDIE SCORN

Trump's Plan To Stop Family Separations Is To Detain Families Together
–– 'Family that strays together, stays together.'
Starbucks says it will close 150 stores next year
–– On 6th Ave., NYC. Headbangers 06/22/18

 


Inxart: JEFFERSON HARDSHIP

Inxart.com is the place for editors and art directors to download the best in political illustration. This week:
Families Torn Apart, Sessions Throws Book at Kids, China/U.S. Trade War, Crumbling Trump Foundation, Space Force, and Famine in Yemen at inxart 06/20/18.

 


What Not: BREACH BUM

Facebook exposed 87,000,000+ users' personal data to the firm Cambridge Analytica which allegedly used it to influence a number of political outcomes including the UK's Brexit vote and the 2016 US election. Read a stirring paean by Thomas Kerr in What Not.

 


What Now: ROBERT GROSSMAN

The great caricaturist and cartoonist Robert Grossman died on March 15th. Tom Hachtman and Martin Kozlowski chat about the career of the influential artist and share some of their favorite examples of his vast body of work. What Now

 


KRISTY THE CLOWN II

His run as New Jersey's favorite fool ended with the defeat of his Lieut. Gov. Kim Guadagno in the recent election, but let's salute the Garden State's Mr. Warmth with the second installment of the most perverse kiddie show since Peewee's Playhouse: Kristy the Clown

 


Deadlines: YELLOW FEVER

Fear is the most powerful propellent this side of liquid nitrogen and marketeers employ it more often than sex to coax the persuadable. Fear was Donald Trump's sole message on the campaign trail and his success reveals just how yellow Red States really are. More Deadlines

 


Bad Adss: FORGIVE AND FUGGIT

Now that the fairest and least rigged election in the history of the Republic has passed and the Electoral College has spoken, what is it with these screechy millenials and whiny libtards? And the ladies doth protest too much, wethinks. Get over it with the newest Bad Adss.

 


Kozmic Pictures: RED BOX MOVIES

This long hot summer of presidential campaigning has produced more plot twists and stomach turns than the most paranoid Hollywood thriller. Hang onto your Red Hots as we preview a shocking Commie Attraction in Kozmic Pictures Proudly Presents.