Silliness

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The DORK side of the FARCE

 Posted by on November 9, 2009  Film/TV, Friends, Silliness
Nov 092009
 
The DORK side of the FARCE

Halloween is perhaps my favourite American holiday. Some of my earliest happy impressions of America were in seeing the cities of New York and San Francisco throwing themselves into this tradition with gusto. The spectacle of Werewolves, Popes, and Cowgirls… Zombies, Witches and Animals of all ages, shapes and sizes, out en masse, walking the [...]

May 092006
 
Obi Wanna-Be

I actually saw this scene take place at Comic Con one year. This illustration is for the next edition of the Field Guide to Gomers, a catalog of comic-convention goers, (and other dorky folk) that a group of us card-carrying nerds are compiling, in the spirit of “it takes one to know one.” The first [...]

Pachyderm Polo

 Posted by on April 15, 2006  Elephants, Silliness, Updates
Apr 152006
 
Pachyderm Polo

Did you know that there is a version of POLO where the steeds are elephants rather than the more traditional horses? There are actually several elephant Polo competitions held around the world, in countries you might associate with elephants, such as Nepal and Thailand. But I bet you didn’t know that the reigning world champion [...]

May 072005
 
Arnie-mation

Whether you live in California or not, do you find something amusing in the fact that Kindergaten Cop is now running the place? On the other hand if you actually like Der Governator, do you also like animation? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions then I have something for you. It’s an [...]

Mar 122005
 
No, No, No... not THAT James Baker

People have been asking me, “How do you manage to be WILDLY successful in so many fields: Conservative politics, banking, international law, tennis, hockey and music…. not to mention MILDLY successful in the fields of animation and comics. How do you do it?” I hate to admit it, but I don’t deserve all this acclaim. [...]