|Things to see: 3/9/10|
|Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Tom Kaczynski, Things to see, Popeye, Marco Corona, EC Segar, Derek Van Gieson||9 Mar 2010 3:16 PM|
Your daily allowance of Fanta-related cartoon art:
• The Awesomenomicon posts 17 of Popeye's "Greatest Hits," saying "Of course we're all familiar with Popeye the Sailor Man and his penchant for fisticuffs, but unless you've read his origins in Segar's Thimble Theatre strip, you have no idea how truly dynamic and visceral his unique brand of cartoon violence could be. ... Thankfully Fantagraphics has spent the last several years publishing those handsome oversized collections of Segar's Thimble Theatre, from which I have assembled this small repository of Popeye punching things.