Presidents’ Day 2023

Happy Presidents’ Day!

I know George Washington and Abraham Lincoln are the presidents usually associated with this holiday. But I wanted to do something different. And I really like this quote by F.D.R.

Adapted from a photo by Jessica Tan on Unsplash.


↓ Transcript

CAPTION: Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.

--Franklin D. Roosevelt

Adapted from a photo by Jessica Tan.
Happy Presidents’ Day


The Day After Valentine’s Day–I Feel Good

Original Vintage Art & Text

Art probably by Jack Sparling. From the story “Bottled Heartbreak” in Great Lover Romances #11, 1953. Published by Toby Press.

Curious to see more? Click this link to read the entire vintage comic book for free. This panel is from Page 21 of’s presentation of the comic. The story begins on Page 17.

↓ Transcript
SCENE: Woman drinking as she sits in a stuffed chair. She has one leg up in the air and is smiling.

WOMAN: Maybe it’s just the booze, Candy and sex, but I feel good!

1953 Artist: Jack Sparling? Re-ink & Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Cheap Candy & Cheaper Gags: John Lustig

Great Lover Romances #ll

Risky Romance

Happy Valentine’s Day from me and master of romantic mirth Mike Pascale!

(No original, vintage art this time. Sorry.)

↓ Transcript
SCENE: Woman pointing a handgun at a man.

MAN: B-b-but it's Valentine's Day!

WOMAN: That's why I'm aiming for your heart!

1934 Artist Unknown Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Sure Shot Humor: Mike Pascale


Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2023

Happy MLK, Jr. Day!

↓ Transcript
“Not everybody can be famous, but everybody can be great...because greatness is determined by service.
“You only need a heart full of grace and a soul generated by love.”

--Martin Luther King, Jr.

Don’t Tell Anyone!

I’ve been posting new, holiday comics every day all week. And there will be a new one tomorrow!

But I’m taking a rest tonight with a 2018 re-run. (Why? Because…hey, it’s Christmas! You think you’re the only one who needs some time off?!)

So here’s another holiday photo-comic featuring the fabulous Felina Vie. Photo by the amazing Allen Freeman!

↓ Transcript
SCENE: Model Felina Vie in a sexy Santa's costume--sitting in Santa's sleigh.

FELINA: Sh-hhh! Don’t tell, but…I’m your secret Santa!

Model: Felina Vie Photo: Allen Freeman