the day I frightened a child

I wasted about ten hours this week drawing an unusable story.  It was going to be a story about whether or not the moon landing was a conspiracy.  It was pretty funny too.  I got a model kit for the moon lander at an estate sale or thrift store (… Continue reading

A history Lesson or THAT is why we have Manga

 I haven’t been getting out much.  I have been drawing with Band of brothers on in the background.  If you are an American who has any access to t.v. or films you have seen so damn many stories about  D-Day you’re about ready to build a time machine and go… Continue reading

This weeks Blog from Josh Goguen- the new Terminator is going to suck

We are proud to present the fourth of the four horsemen of the A.L. rantfest, comedian Josh Goguen.   Josh is a comedian who has performed in NY, Philly, NC, and a bunch of other places. He is also helped produce the Arsenic Lullaby pilot cartoon, did voice acting, helped me… Continue reading

amazing life hack, historical fact, video you gotta see, cartoon character, quiz dating advice! woooo!

Every time I turn on the internet I hate it more.  What world is everyone living in where this crap is actually interesting to them? “life hacks” useless trivia, dumbass videos, isn’t that why everyone left Myspace in the first place?  Okay fine…I can do this Hey, here’s some life… Continue reading

You must be new here…no capons allowed

Dumber, narcissistic , capons.   Facebook is making us dumber, I’m convinced of that.  It is also eroding our ability to communicate with each other.  We are all forcing ourselves to communicate with as little text as  possible, even though we are communicating with people from other areas, states, and… Continue reading

This weeks blog from Dave the Black Guy- a tale of midgets and monkeys

Money, Money, Money, Money! So the lotteries were both above a hundred million dollars this week, Powerball and Mega Millions. Whenever that happens I like to day dream about what I would do with that kind of money. The first thing I would do is assemble my staff. I would… Continue reading

pro tip. drawing nothing is very underrated

Lost in the splash pages and action shots of up and coming comic book illustrators, and (pathetically) some veteran illustrators is the simple idea, that what we are trying to do is capture the imagination of the readers. I’m going to reintroduce a phrase here , write it down- “establishing… Continue reading

what you need to know to see my big mouth in your town this Convention season

***UPDATE***  first three comic con appearance confirmations. Comic Con International Cincinnati Comic Expo Indianapolis Comic-con The convention season will be here soon.  This mean yours truly will be flat hatting it around the country trying to enrich your lives with the wonder and majesty that is my work of illustration… Continue reading

This weeks Blog from Dave the black guy – the final solution for terrorists

  Evil has no sense of humor I was going to write a blog about the cold weather we are having right now, but then some asshats in Paris had to kill some people. So these dicks got their balls in a bunch because a satirical newspaper in France made… Continue reading

the rest of you, try to understand …nobody got shot over a cartoon.

I would FIRST off like you to all stop making fools out of yourselves. Let me hit two quick points then onto the larger issue. 1- this is not a 1st amendment issue.  This is in FRANCE they have no 1st amendment.  2-This is not a free speech issue.  The… Continue reading