Candorville (12/19/08)


Candorville has spent the past week showing comics legends testifying on the need for a bailout of their industry. These strips have been interesting, if only because it’s fun to see a cartoonist draw a well-known character from another strip. I’m particularly taken with today’s rendering of Dagwood, who seems quite comfortable playing the role of a spoiled aristocrat. It’s strange to say, but his reminiscing about the Great Depression seems truer to life than his continued sandwich antics in the panels of Blondie.

One Response to “Candorville (12/19/08)”

  1. Candorville and Pearls Before Swine (4/27/09) « The Daily Funnies Says:

    […] appear on the same day. That may be the case here, given that today’s Pearls Before Swine blatantly poaches a Candorville storyline from four months ago. Coincidence? Perhaps […]

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