Opening Weekend: Cowboys and Aliens

CALLBACKS: Gordon McAlpin on Reference, The Never-Ending Quest for Relevance The joke is more about the theater they’re seeing it at than the movie itself. The funny thing is, I’m not even all that excited about Cowboys and Aliens. (Warning: sometimes the Multiplex 10 is R-rated. Please use discretion in reading webcomics.) P.S. Hey, check […]

My Little Sketchy: Cartooning Is Magic

CALLBACKS: And You Can’t Stop Me, LawsuitPool Yes, it is true. I am a brony. On a site-related note, it’s recently been brought to my attention that Sketch Comedy’s RSS feed is broken. I have been trying to fix the problem, and I will let you know as soon as the RSS is back up […]

Welcome Multiplex Readers!

I have a guest strip up at Multiplex today! To all the visitors coming over from Multiplex: welcome! Sketch Comedy is a metahumor-and-pop-culture-commentary strip that updates on Tuesdays, Fridays, and sometimes other days too. Gordon McAlpin himself has appeared as a character in it: not once, not twice, but three times! As movie enthusiasts, you […]

Captain America: Jackson’s Thoughts

Captain America is the best superhero movie I have seen this summer. I’m not planning to do a formal review here. Those things take like three hours to do and end up sounding like a college essay, not that that’s a bad thing. But I thoroughly enjoyed the flick and thought it got a number […]

Katy Perry and Announcements

Today, James offers us his unique critical perspective on Katy Perry. It should surprise no one that James is a grammar Nazi. I’ve also got some announcements for you. First of all, I will be discontinuing the Subscribers’ Edition in its current incarnation effective August 31st. My current subscription service provider takes a sizeable cut […]

My Moment: The Butterfly Effect

HERE FROM MULTIPLEX? CHECK OUT THE WELCOME POST! Seriously? He’s doing another Friday comic? On Monday, Rebecca Black’s new single “My Moment” was released, and you can listen to it on her YouTube channel if your own morbid curiosity has gotten the best of you. Karen has had plenty of time to listen to it […]

Down On Friday

CALLBACKS: Hot Tub Nostalgia Machine The story thus far: Rebecca Black’s parents hired vanity recording label ARK Music Factory to produce a song and accompanying music video for her. When Black posted her song on Youtube, the infectiously insipid track “Friday” catapulted her to internet infamy. After suffering through internet insults, receiving death threats, making […]

James vs. Jackson

CALLBACKS: This whole James thing in its entirety Thanks once again to Robert Montoya for co-writing on this one. And that’s enough of IMJ for now! Tune in next Tuesday for something with other characters. Maybe even trademarked ones In the meantime, have you checked out the Subscribers’ Edition lately? Over the past few weeks […]