Breaking News: The perpetrator of this currently-defunct blog, one John Glenn Taylor, has recently been spotted in Oregon. He is operating under the alias Bon Bock (bahn bahk) and was last sighted playing hashtag games on Twitter. Subject has two arms, so he should be considered "armed." However, he poses no danger, so approach with a complete lack of caution.

January 22, 2009

Bukowski's Burlesque: "Bop Bop Against That Curtain"

Recently, many people, struggling under the weight of an overburdened economy and worrying more and more about the future, have begun to wonder exactly how life looks and feels in a time of Depression. Charles Bukowski, in this article from Arcade, The Comics Revue #3 (Fall 1975), spins a tale from his youth spent during The Great Depression, visiting burlesque shows on Sundays with his buddies. Illustrations are by Robert Crumb. Contains some profanity and adult situations.

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