There was no happy ending, no neat resolution, when Moe bullied Calvin out of his toy truck. But during that two week stretch of Calvin & Hobbes strips from 1989, cartoonist Bill Watterson made a dark but salient point about how unfair life can be. It was a gutsy move, and it resonated with anyone who had a less than…
Comics Trivia: check out this fascinating video by Mental Floss all about newspaper comic strips—it's full of stuff you might not know about. 27 things, to be exact, covering Garfield and Calvin and Hobbes and just about every comic strip in-between.
Wii Fit has weaseled its way into one more mainstream facet: the funny pages of your local newspaper. Well, as long as your newspaper syndicates Adam@Home, that is, a strip currently suffering from Wii fever.