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Both comic books and comedy have a lot to do with surprise. And also the turn. In comedy, a great turn is what often causes laughter; in comics, there’s the literal turn of the page. So you end a panel with the set up and hopefully you deliver on the payoff, very similar to a punchline.
Comics on comics! Six comedians talk about how and why they create comics.
Next Sunday, hundreds of newspapers around the country will give their comics readers a special treat: a colorful 16-page insert of classic newspaper strips.
Time for a trip down memory lane.
“To anyone in the comics community that has ever suffered at the hands of another, been ridiculed, made to feel as if your voice doesn’t matter… I challenge you. SPEAK UP. Don’t hide. Don’t be ashamed as I was. Make your voice heard. Speak up and speak out.”
Roc Upchurch’s wife does just that, addressing recent news about her estranged husband’s return to comics.By signing up you agree to our Terms of Service