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Year of the Artist, Day 243: Jason Copland, Part 2 – Postcards: True Stories That Never Happened

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Jason Copland, and the story is “Send Louis His Underwear” in Postcards: True Stories That Never Happened, which was published by Villard Books and is cover dated July 2007. Enjoy!
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She Has No Head! – Life With Mr. Dangerous

Life With Mr. Dangerous. Paul Hornschemeier. Villard Press. 160 pages. Full Color. Hardcover. $22.00.

I’ve been reading delicious bits of Paul Hornschemeier’s Life With Mr. Dangerous for years now as they were published in MOME and I was delighted to see it finally collected beautifully all in one book.

Life With Mr. Dangerous is, in essence, a story about twenty-six year old Amy, a newly single girl (again) with a cat, who works in a mall clothing store somewhere in the Midwest, not unlike her divorced mother before her.  Amy’s obsession with a cartoon program called Mr. Dangerous drives much of her life, too much, and she’s aware of this, though unable and perhaps unwilling to escape it as she’d like.

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