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TOM THE DANCING BUG: Oregon Woman Gives Birth to Hindu Baby

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH the News of the Times presents the story, “Oregon Woman Gives Birth to Hindu Baby”

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The song that sparked the infamous "Roxanne Wars"

This week’s Hip Hop Family Tree on how we were introduced to colorful MCs like Roxanne Shante.

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Street Angel Xmas Special

Santa Claus and Street Angel team-up to battle Christmas Ninjas in a snowstorm!

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Subway Art

This week’s Hip Hop Family Tree strip highlights the famous photo-book by Martha Cooper and Henry Chalfant. By Ed Piskor

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Introducing KIMDb, Kim Jong-un's Movie Page!!

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH is introduced KIMDb, Kim Jong-un’s Movie Page!

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Bigmouth: Pies For Men

Pies For Men, was written in 1992 by former Comics Journal managing editor Helena Harvilicz. It was drawn by me, and then inked by Frank Young, another former Comics Journal managing editor! Now that’s a sandwich. Frank recently won an Eisner for a graphic novel called The Carter Family: Don’t Forget This Song.

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Street Angel Comic: Meet CosMick!

When an Irish astronaut crashes in Wilkesborough, people are not happy!  Street Angel 009 is by Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca.

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The Top Secret Files of Dick Cheney

Tom the Dancing Bug reveals why torture ISN’T torture anymore!

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Fresh Fest '84

This week’s Hip Hop Family Tree strip features the first national rap music tour, the Swatch Watch New York City Fresh Fest `84, by Ed Piskor.

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JOHN WILCOCK: India, LSD, and Leonard Cohen's 'Flowers for Hitler'

An eventful week of drug use, red-eyes, and planes, planes, planes! From the John Wilcock comic (see previous installments here and here.)

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TOM THE DANCING BUG: The Paleolithic Diet Craze, the PLIO DIET!!

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH we introduce the Paleolithic Diet Craze: THE PLIO DIET!! “If you survive, you’re fit!”

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The First Major Rap Music Tour: A Prelude

Building toward the NYC Swatch Watch Fresh Festival in this week’s Hip Hop Family Tree strip by Ed Piskor

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JOHN WILCOCK: The Day I Turned Down The Beatles

An early opportunity at publishing the first American magazine on The Beatles is thwarted by a moment of bad judgement. From the John Wilcock comic (see previous installments here and here.)

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Survival Strategies for Purchasing a Soft Drink

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Cap and his African American friend purchase soft drinks in very different worlds

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I Need A Beat, by LL Cool J

The recording debut of young LL Cool J starts off the infamous Def Jam label. A new Hip Hop Family Tree strip by Ed Piskor.

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Richard Scarry's Busy Town in the 21st Century

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH the classic childrens’ book series is brought into contemporary times.

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MC Hammer trading card

Factoids and trivia about one of the most popular rappers in history. New Hip Hop Family Tree strips begin next Tuesday.

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Street Angel 008: Rocket in the Ghetto!

Her previous mission a success, what now lies ahead for our heroine? More adventure, certainly! By Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca

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TOM THE DANCING BUG - Bob Buys Soup. You Won't Believe What Happens Next.

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Bob has adventure involving New England Clam Chowder.

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Slick Rick Trading Card

Hip Hop Family Tree trading card #23 by Ed Piskor

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Big Mouth: Ridin' the Dog!

This one was written by Canadian cartoonist David Collier in 1994.
It’s about the antics of prankster zinester Mike Haeg, better known as Mr. Mike. “I drew it up in pencil and then it was inked by my housemate, future Fantagraphics editor Eric Reynolds,” says Pat Moriarity

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Street Angel 007: Incadinkadoom!

Captain Cortez, en route to the Incan empire, is whisked to the world of the present! What lies in store for him and his crew? By Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca.

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Real Stuff: "Jump"

“One night I went to a party and got pretty loaded. When I got home I passed out on the couch.” Originally published in Real Stuff #6, April 1992.

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TOM THE DANCING BUG - Who's Looking Out For Lucky Ducky?

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Lucky Ducky realizes he’s screwed.

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Street Angel 006: A Thankless Heroine!

With Dr. Pangea’s crew crippled and his plan foiled, his captive is left rescuable (if not ungrateful). By Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca.

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LL Cool J Makes a Demo

Rick Rubin and Russell Simmons conspire to create their own record company in this week’s Hip Hop Family Tree strip by Ed Piskor,

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Christie and Cuomo's Guide to Ebola

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Governors Chris Christie and Andrew Cuomo explain how to tell if someone is possessed by the Ebola.

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Krs-One was a Teenage Drug Courier pt. 2

A Hip Hop Family Tree strip by Ed Piskor.

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Street Angel 005: Into the Lair!

Street Angel has infiltrated Dr. Pangea’s hideout. What comes next for our heroine and her nemesis? By Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca.

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Ernest Hemingway's New Typewriter

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Ernest Hemingway gets a special new typewriter… with apps.

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