Running For Souls

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There are few things with the enduring humor of someone other than the Pope dressed like the Pope. It’s a simple equation, really: only one person is the world has the “right” to dress in this outfit and that person has claimed supremacy over all other living beings on the planet as the infallible, divine representative of GOD on earth. So to dress as the Pope not only works on the level that outdated, historical costumes work, but also in making a comment about the person’s arrogance or irreverence, or both. I know it is cliche and the shock value of it wore of ages ago, but I still get a kick out of it. Plus, miters (those phalic Pope hats) are fun to draw. On a side note, I am disappointed in myself (especially as a recovering Catholic) that I forgot to draw the streamers on the back of the hat. Here’s what they should have looked like, only blowing in the wind. (more…)

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Wars of worlds are so dramatic, what with the laser beams and the annihilation of entire cities and the melting of people and whatnot, that spats of worlds get very little press. I decided to change all of that with this cartoon. And before you ask, yes, my little Bizarro Alien who floats around my cartoons is from the same planet as the alien featured here, but they are of different species. (more…)