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Archive for June, 2009

PJs for People and Rabbits

The Blog: June 4th, 2009

So lately I’ve been writing architecture articles instead of comics. My latest is a piece on Eden Bio, Paris’ new super-green public-housing project. Rabbit hutches (rabbit houses) were part of the design. Are the rabbits supposed to be used as pets, food, entertainment or clothing? More research is needed.

The Helper: What Should I Get My Father for Father’s Day?

The Blog: June 17th, 2009

Dear The Helper,

Father’s Day is coming up and I don’t know what to get my dad. Any ideas? Before you start dishing out the advice, you should know two things: 1. I don’t have any money; 2. My dad doesn’t like anything.


L. Swinton, Brookline, Mass.

Dear L.,

If your dad truly likes nothing, then he can’t […]

Pop Star Michael Jackson Is Dead

The Blog: June 25th, 2009


[David, how about you update this post throughout the evening as more information surfaces?  Add a picture. This one? Change the headline if need be. He’s 50 years old, so it could be: Michael Jackson, 50, etc. etc. heart attack. Or King of Pop… something, something, succumbs to cardiac whatever. See, I’m helping too. Thanks, […]

“I guess I was fooled by an Internet hoax.”

The Blog: June 26th, 2009

This is good Internet.

And I quote:

“Michael Jackson and Farah Fawcett died today. He was 50 she was 62. They had similarities in their careers and very public lives.

Fawcett was almost 30 when she became an overnight sensation staring with Jaclyn Smith and Kate Jackson in Charlies Angels. I remember the talk in the office after […]