jlroberson: (pic#369207)
[personal profile] jlroberson posting in [community profile] scans_daily

Brightest blackest dark white red orange green dead not dead Hawkman Aquaman GAHHHH! BRAIN! BRAIN FILLING UP WITH COMPLETELY POINTLESS INFO THEY'LL RETCON BY TUESDAY ANYWAY!

Bleah! Enough! With a few exceptions...at least right now, I don't care anymore. I really don't. After a couple of years now diving back into the superhero stuff, I remember now why I eventually moved away(except Vertigo, I guess) from superhero comics when I was younger: because after a while the continuity wastefully tangles your mind. If superhero comics stop being fun to read...why read 'em?

I just want to read some comics, not win a trivia contest. Good god, when did reading comics become such a draining chore?

So let's have a change of pace, and have a refreshing dive back into undergrounds and like that. Mmm, refreshing.
This is Robert Armstrong, from about 1980, and this is Mickey Rat(except one, the jazz dude is called "Dizzy Ratstein"). And yes, he did coin the term "couch potato," and like Crumb and "Keep On Truckin", I don't think he made a dime from it...

So basically, the idea with Mickey is...well, he's kind of a dick.

(c)1980 Robert Armstrong.
I have a bunch more underground comics scans, so if you wanna see some more, say the word...

Tags: genre: underground, creator: robert armstrong, char: mickey rat

Date: 2010-06-24 06:39 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] psychopathicus_rex
Well, isn't HE a charming personality!

Date: 2010-06-24 08:30 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] psychopathicus_rex
Well, they're both complete a-holes; I suppose that counts...


scans_daily: (Default)
Scans Daily


Founded by girl geeks and members of the slash fandom, [community profile] scans_daily strives to provide an atmosphere which is LGBTQ-friendly, anti-racist, anti-ableist, woman-friendly and otherwise discrimination and harassment free.

Bottom line: If slash, feminism or anti-oppressive practice makes you react negatively, [community profile] scans_daily is probably not for you.

Please read the community ethos and rules before posting or commenting.

April 2019

  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 2324252627

Most Popular Tags

Style Credit

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags