Please Disapprove of Me

Artist unknown. From the story "You Can't Believe" in Bride's Secrets #9, 1955.

Artist unknown. From the story “You Can’t Believe” in Bride’s Secrets #9, 1955.

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WOMAN (thinking): I’ve slept with all my dates! Dropped out of school! And I’m voting for Trump! Darn! I’m running out of ways to drive my folks nuts!

1955 Artist Unknown Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira


Our Hero Gets Trumped

Art by Reed Crandall from the story "Bitter Love" in CINDERELLA LOVE #2 (Ziff-Davis), 1951.

Art by Reed Crandall from the story “Bitter Love” in CINDERELLA LOVE #2 (Ziff-Davis), 1951.

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MAN: I-I think I
just started World War III!

WOMAN: I warned you! No politics during family dinners!

1951 Art: Reed Crandall Re-Creation: Elite Avni-Sharon


Politics as Usual?

Artist unknown. From AMERICA'S BEST COMICS #28, 1948.

Artist unknown. From AMERICA’S BEST COMICS #28, 1948.

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SCENE: Happy woman falling into a chair.

WOMAN: Yippee! I’ve slept with the whole class! Now I’m sure to be popular!

1948 Art: Artist Unknown Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira


Survival of the Fatigued

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Here’s the original art from First Kiss #4 (1958.) A story of young love—and disapproving parents—told by a girl’s mother.


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MAN: The election’s over and the winner is...?

WOMAN: Us! No more &%#*ing political ads!

Art: John Tartaglione
Restoration & color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Women don’t know Dick?

Original art from First Kiss #4 (1958.)

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SCENE: Smiling man and woman talking.

MAN: I just need to trick women voters...into thinking I’m not...a total

WOMAN: Have you considered a sex change?

Art by John Tartaglione

Digital Cleanup: Heather Chesnut
Color: Dan McConnell