Old obit: Omaha

For no direct reason, the New York Times has published a newly-written obituary of Kate Worley, the writer of 1980s/90s comics soap-opera-with-honest-sex, Omaha The Cat Dancer. Worley died of cancer in 2004. It covers the main points of Worley’s creative collaboration with Omaha creator turned artist-only, Reed Waller, including the Friendly Frank’s obscenity bust that […]

cartoonist healthcare is citizen healthcare

Tom Spurgeon notes that S. Clay Wilson’s partner & caregiver Lorraine Chamberlain “could use some help negotiating some patients rights issue” at a hospital that he’s currently admitted to, entering the ICU a week ago. The longtime underground cartoonist, Checkered Demon and Captain Pissgums creator and Zap! comics squad member suffered a brain injury in […]