George Herriman

Award-winning New Orleans-based author Michael Tisserand’s new book, Krazy: George Herriman, a Life in Black and White, explores the work and life of highly influential early-20th-century cartoonist George Herriman. He will speak at Boswell... Read more


“Krazy Kat,” one of the most delightfully bizarre cartoon strips to emerge from the early years of the Sunday funnies, was the work of a New Orleans Creole who passed as white, George Herriman. The tirelessly prolific illustrator moved to New.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

At the biennial World Beard and Moustache Championships in Anchorage, Alaska, four local heroes defeated the usually dominant German contingent. The 18-category pageant, which took place in May, included,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird Read more

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