Friday, September 21, 2007

Drew Friedman's Strange But True Hollywood Stories

The Cartoon Satarist is back discussing his new Fantagraphics book The Fun Never Stops a collection of comic strips, cartoons and illustrations from the pages of RAW, MAD, Heavy Metal, SPY, DETAILS, The New Republic,The New York Times Magazine and THE NEW YORK OBSERVER. Drew tells hilarious stories about Woody Allen Jerry Lewis Groucho Marx,Howard Stern, Jimmy Kimmel, Larry Storch Mad Magazine creator Harvey Kurtzman, and why George W. Bush is the spitting image of 1950's comedian Doodles Weaver You'll learn the genesis behind Freidman's recurring hero The Duke Of Eltingville, his past animation work for Liquid TV and Comedy Central. We'll touch on his trading card work for Topps and wonder where his style of comic strip satire fits into today's electronic media world.

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