I jot down topics that I feel strongly about or issues that the readers are writing about on the letters page. I spent the next few months working up a series of comic strip ideas, which culminated in the premise for The Duplex. Sign Up Sign In. He would draw a line, and I would draw that line, until we each had a drawing of a naked woman. Our journalism takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work to produce. The GoComics Team May 1, Follow him on Twitter eeveld.
He placed a blank piece of paper in front of me, and he would have his own piece of paper. Glenn McCoy has long been recognized by his peers as a superior cartoonist. Early Sunday strips known colloquially as "the funny papers", shortened to "the funnies" , such as Thimble Theatre and Little Orphan Annie , filled an entire newspaper page, a format known to collectors as full page. Dilbert is sometimes found in the business section of a newspaper instead of the comics page because of the strip's commentary about office politics , and Tank McNamara often appears on the sports page because of its subject matter. Hi, Glenn, I know this is putting you on the spot, but I'll ask it anyway.
Readers kept getting lost. They also have been collected in two books, "Pot Shots" and "Pot Shots 2," both dealing with Bill Clinton's years in office. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. We were both nominated in the magazine category last year and I beat him out, and during my acceptance speech, I said that Gary is the one who started me drawing and I bet that at this very moment he really regrets it.
You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Are some editorial topics harder to draw than others? Then he'd draw another line and I would match him line for line. I guess you could say it was serendipity. March Learn how and when to remove this template message. Does anyone else see the process, and do they have any say over the direction? My older brother, Gary, kept me drawing because he drew and I wanted to do whatever he did.