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Old 11-19-2011, 10:42 AM
opposable_crumbs opposable_crumbs is offline
 
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Default Re: me like Franco-Belgian comics

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Originally Posted by Kevin View Post
This is an incidental/triviality which is why I'm posting it way over here and not on the diavlog... the comics person in me looked at the art print behind Michael Young in the new Bob & Michael Young diavlog about Lebanon & Syria and said 'zing... I know that font.... it's the Tintin font. What is that???'
I never realised quite how political Herge's work was until a recent documentary on the comics, which visited the the old Soviet States with books in hand.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-15439963

Speaking of artists getting mixed up in politics, Frank Miller's been getting a lot of heat for the comments on his blog regarding OWS.

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