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King Features Syndicate: One Hundred Years of King Features Syndicate

Who can forget characters like: Krazy Kat! Popeye! Flash Gordon! Beetle Bailey! Blondie! Prince Valiant! Hagar the Horrible! Barney Google and Snuffy Smith! Baby Blues! Mutt & Jeff! Zits! Juliet Jones! Buz Sawyer! Steve Canyon! Bizarro! Hi & Lois! Maggie & Jiggs! Johnny Hazard! It has already been 100 years since King Features Syndicate unleashed…

Dating for Dummies: Ventriloquist Pick-Up Line

Another great moment from Bizarro.  This ventriloquist pick-up technique is a guarantee for those hard pressed in the dating scene. Dan Piraro is one of the old guard cartoonists that keeps newspaper comic strips alive. His blog has an added element that his single panel strips do not have. Get the behind the scenes extended…

Security Question

What was your first dog’s name? That is one of the questions asked online for security reasons. I named my dog “password”, that way I will never forget the name.

Sign of the Times

There two set of drivers out on the road. Texters and turtles. Being stuck between seniors and teens, it can be a pain at times on the road. “If you can’t laugh at yourself, you’re not allowed to laugh at anyone else, either.”- Dan Piraro

Arrrgh! It’s National Talk Like a Pirate Day!

There is only one way to celebrate “National Talk Like a Pirate Day!” and that is to read Dan Piraro’s Bizarro Buccaneers: Nuttin’ But Pirate Cartoons. The Ten Piratey Pirate Words You Should Know. Bilge, and all variations – Bilge means foolish talk, but you can use bilge sucking to precede an insult. Ie. “ye…

Bizarro iTunes App

Is this the future of syndicated newspaper strips? With dwindling newspaper sales, cartoonists are finding it harder to sell their products. Many wannabe cartoonists with an internet account create free content and bring down the value of strips found in newspapers. Dan Piraro is perhaps one of the oldest original creators from the 80’s and…

Bizarro Trading Cards

Bizarro keeps holding the torch in newspapers with classic cartooning and fresh wit till this day. Far Side still living on borrowed time, Dan Piraro just keeps churning panel after panel of off-beat humor that keeps them coming back. Dan is never afraid of trying new things. His one man stand-up routine with his The Bizarro…