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The author mixes Marx Brothers, Salvador...

A page of Giraffes on Horseback Salad. Photos courtesy of Quirk Books. Groucho Marx has taken his place in court, where he will be the unlikely advocate of a mysterious entity known as the “surrealist woman”. ” You are late ! Growls the judge. “Please forgive my delay. I was in the yard hiding evidence, […]

A graphic novel brings to life a screenp...

Giraffe salad on horseback: Salvador Dali, the Marx brothers and the strangest movie ever made by Josh Frank, Tim Heidecker and Manuela Pertega (Quirk Books, 2019) Explosive film projects that never see the light of day are enveloped in a mythical aura: a reinterpretation of Superman by Tim Burton, a science fiction epic by Stanley […]

Millennials teach us that Marx is imperc...

In the nation’s apparent march towards socialism, it is often pointed out that the younger generations, millennials and “post-millennials” born after 1980, have no memory of Soviet communism or the Cold War. They never got to hear firsthand, on the news, at school, or in ordinary conversation with family and friends, how the left-wing utopia […]