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Your prayers have been answered. Sign in Subscribe Scrapbook Favorites Comics Kingdom The best comic strips, editorial cartoons and puzzles in all the land. Cover letters are kept on file, other materials will be recycled when they are no longer under consideration. Although he has no superpowers, perhaps no one is more of a nemesis to Spider-Man than the cantankerous J. Alternative weekly newspapers have been home to several great strips in the last forty years, most famously Jules Feiffer's self-named feature, which ran for decades in the Village Voice. Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Pogo —75 , by former Disney artist Walt Kelly , was the most cerebral , socially pointed, and self-reflective of all strips in the midth century, without sacrificing humour.
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