I've always enjoyed comic strips. I would read Peanuts
every day, as well as Blondie
, Andy Capp
, Modesty Blaise
and a host of others. I'm pretty sure it's a big reason I'm such a big manga fan today.
Lately, I've been buying hardcover reprints of classic comic strips. This stuff is magnificent. I'm surprised by how much fun they are.
The Complete Peanuts Vol. 1: 1950-1952
This is the classic stuff. It's...