Steady B, Life in Prison

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A 1980's rapper pulls a caper and pays the consequences in this week's Hip Hop Family Tree strip.

Super-Fun-Pak Comix, feat. Middle-Aged-Couple-In-Armchairs-Man!!

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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Super-Fun-Pak Comix features Percival Dunwoody, Phil Collins, Guy Who Walks into a Bar, and SIGNIFICANTLY MORE!

Def Jam signs with CBS Records.

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Def Jam goes from a cottage business in an NYC dorm room to a major record label.

The Corporatocracy Commands You to Love Your Country

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Deep Cuts from 1985 from the Hip Hop Family Tree

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Hollingsworth Hound Learns the Truth About Climate Scientists!

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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Hollingsworth Hound infiltrates a meeting of climatologists, and learns the TRUTH!

Beastie Boys Tour with Madonna

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With less than a handful of songs the Beastie Boys got to tour cross-country in 1985 during Madonna's "Virgin" tour.

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Billy Dare vs. The Power of Plot Requirements!

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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Bill Dare's adversary suddenly gains the deadly Power of Plot Requirements!! How can Billy ever win now??

Krush Groove (part 2) — one of the 80s' biggest Hip Hop movies

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TOM THE DANCING BUG: A Call from the '90s

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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH the Smythe family of Chagrin Falls receives a phone call from the '90s!

Krush Groove (part 1) — one of the 80s' biggest Hip Hop movies

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This week's Hip Hop Family Tree strip is about one of the biggest Hip Hop movies of the 1980s.

Dear Old Trump University

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH I remember my days back at dear old Trump University. GO, FIGHTIN' FRAUDULENT SCHEMES!

Krush Groove is Near...

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This week's Hip Hop Family Tree strip is the prelude to one of the greatest rap-inspired movies of the 1980s.

X-Men line-up decade-by-decade

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Ed Piskor drew this cool pin-up of an X-Men family tree (abridged). Each row represents a decade of the X-Men from 1963-1992. [Download] Read the rest

When Gun Proponents Go Ballistic

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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH ballistic missiles are legal, and the NRA and GOP are gonna keep 'em that way.

Russell Simmons, Mogul of Hip Hop

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What Is the Most Dangerous Gang in Prison?

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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH you do not want to cross the most dangerous gang in prison!

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