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  comic strip. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
The immediate ancestor of the newspaper comic strip was the cartoon, especially popular in the late 19th cent.
With the creation of such pioneering strips as Happy Hooligan (1899), by Frederick Burr Opper, Charles (“Bunny”) Schultze’s Foxy Grandpa (1900), Outcault’s Buster Brown (1902), and James Swinnerton’s Little Jimmy (1905), all the essential components of the comic strip (e.g., regularity of cast, use of sequence of panels, and speech-balloons) were refined and securely established.
Book-length fiction in comic strip form has acquired a sizable adult readership in Japan, in the “novelas” of many Spanish-speaking countries, and in the wide variety of “graphic novels”; popular in the United States at the end of the 20th cent.
www.bartleby.com /65/co/comicstr.html   (1530 words)

  
 comic strip — FactMonster.com
comic strip, combination of cartoon with a story line, laid out in a series of pictorial panels across a page and concerning a continuous character or set of characters, whose thoughts and dialogues are indicated by means of “balloons” containing written speech.
comic strip: American Comic Strips - American Comic Strips During their early days comic strips were published exclusively as weekly...
comic strip: Modern Trends - Modern Trends Beginning with the pop art movement of the early 1960s, comics have been appropriated...
www.factmonster.com /ce6/ent/A0813018.html   (175 words)

  
  Comic Strip Live
About Us Comic Strip Live was born on a Monday night in May of 1975 by Richard Tienken, John McGowan and Robert Wachs.
Thirteen months later, The Comic Strip opened as the safest club in New York City having complied with all the new fire and safety codes.
Paul Reiser was asked by a fellow Comic Strip performer to accompany him to a film audition.
www.comicstriplive.com /about.asp   (421 words)

  
  Comic strip - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A daily strip is a newspaper comic strip that appears in newspapers Monday through Saturday, as contrasted with a Sunday strip which appears on Sunday.
Some comic strips, such as Doonesbury and The Boondocks, are often printed on the editorial or op-ed page rather than the comics page, because of their regular political commentary.
The world's longest comic strip is 88.9 metres long and on display at Trafalgar Square as part of the London Comedy Festival.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Comic_strip   (1794 words)

  
 List of comic strips - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the event a strip has its own page, originally the originator of the strip is listed.
It is also to be noted that many of the characters appeared in both strip and book format as well as in other media.
Webcomics, comic strips that exist only on the World Wide Web and are not created primarily for newspapers or magazines, are designated with the tag webcomic.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_comic_strips   (290 words)

  
 The Comic Strip: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Peter richardson is a comedian and director, best known for the comic strip presents...
Bad news are a spoof rock band, created for the channel 4 television series the comic strip presents.......
Eat the rich is peter richardsons 1987 british comedy, from the team behind the popular television series, the comic strip presents....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/t/th/the_comic_strip.htm   (1562 words)

  
 ReadWriteThink: Lesson Plan: Book Report Alternative: Comic Strips and Cartoon Squares
By creating comic strips or cartoon squares featuring characters in books, they're encouraged to think analytically about the characters, events, and themes they've explored in ways that expand their critical thinking by focusing on crystallizing the significant points of the book in a few short scenes.
Since these comics will be shared in the class as well as in the library, hearing the feedback and comments of other students helps writers refine their work for their audience.
As students finish, ask them to turn in two copies of the comic strip (one for you and one for the librarian—the third copy is for the students to keep).
www.readwritethink.org /lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=195   (962 words)

  
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Believe it or not, I try to end each strip on a cliffhanger which is very challanging considering most of the 42 strips take place inside this one phone booth.
They are some of the most dramatic math problems you'll ever see in a comic strip.
The editors at "Asian Week" felt that the theme of the strip didn't really jive with the rest of their newspaper and decided to cut the run at number 28.
www.shigabooks.com /shigabooks/csfolder/fleep.html   (245 words)

  
 Kevin & Kell - September 1, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The above comic strip is part of the kevinandkell.com archive.
If you'd like to discuss this comic strip or any Kevin and Kell related topics with other fans, be sure to join our popular mailing list.
Finally, if you enjoy the strip please take a moment to look over the various ways you can help support the artist so that he can continue the ongoing adventures of the Dewclaws and their friends.
www.kevinandkell.com /2003/kk0901.html   (123 words)

  
 comic strip: Blogs, Photos, Videos and more on Technorati
Walau belum banyak strip komik yang dihasilkan, tidak ada salahnya dilihat kembali beberapa strip komik yang pernah saya buat dan mungkin terasa lucu kalau dibaca.
I typically don’t find YTMND sites to be that interesting, but this one truly has been nicely done and the soundtrack they added is a true tear jerker along with the story told by comic strip panels.
Blog posts tagged comic strip per day for the past 30 days.
www.technorati.com /tag/comic+strip   (402 words)

  
 Mike Stanfill, Private Hand - My Comics, Love 'em or Leave 'em!
Since the first two comic strip ideas didn't pass final muster I decided to develop a cartoon that drew on the almost limitless resources of the internet.
I decided to work up a comic strip that threatened to cross the boundaries of public decency, so I chose the Mafia as a role model.
Hilary Price, the creator of the comic strip "Rhymes With Orange" and I became acquainted under circumstances of which I'm not at liberty to reveal, but we got along well enough that she asked me if I'd write a joke or two for her comic strip.
www.privatehand.com /comics   (780 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Comic Strip: Music: Serge Gainsbourg   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Rather than trying to paint a picture of Gainsbourg's entire output, "Comic Strip" focuses on the artist's output from the late 60s, the period most regard as his peak.
Comic Strip focuses on pop material that he recorded between 1966 and 1969.
COMIC STRIP is the one Gainsbourg you'll ever need - fun and silly and so very French.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000001EIC?v=glance   (1609 words)

  
 Comic Strip WebQuest   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The first step of creating a comic strip is developing the characters.
Finally, the comic strip is ready to be drawn.
Comic Strip WebQuest created by Edie Aldridge under the tutelage of Jackie Carrigan.
edie.home.insightbb.com /toons   (606 words)

  
 The Comic Strip Museum in Brussels. Centre Belge de la Bande Dessiné. Belgisch Centrum voor het Stripverhaal.
One of the most typical new art forms for Belgium are comic strips.
Since the 1950's, however, the entire comic strips scene has boomed in Belgium.
The museum also has a nice shop with albums and gadgets of the different Belgian comic strip heroes.
www.trabel.com /brussel/brussels-museums-comicstrip.htm   (342 words)

  
 Office Humor - Comic Strip - Toady Takes On Management
A free comic strip about humor in the office of a modern bureau-crazy.
Hang a comic strip about a good boss on the door of your boss when you want give some reinforcement, or a subtle hint.
An Office Humor Comic Strip to say it like it is! Toady says what you'd like to say, but it's just not practical.
www.workrfun.com   (310 words)

  
 BBC - Comedy Guide - The Comic Strip Presents...
While many thousands of words have been written about the Comic Strip Presents TV films - mostly in praise but some vitriolic in their scorn - it is likely that no better description exists of these unique contributions to British TV.
Like the Comedy Store before it, this was located within a Soho strip joint, but, unlike that other and more famous venue, what was staged at the Comic Strip was more like a show, with the same personnel repeating nightly - and honing, all the while - the same act.
The history of The Comic Strip Presents was reviewed in two editions of First On Four (18 and 25 March 1998), a C4 series looking at comedy stars who first made their mark on the channel in the 1980s.
www.bbc.co.uk /comedy/guide/articles/c/comicstrippresen_7771630.shtml   (2445 words)

  
 "The Comic Strip Presents..." (1982)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Plot Outline: A series of self contained TV films starring performers from London's "Comic Strip" comedy club and their friends.
By the mid-1990s though the series was looking tired - a new generation of comedians was starting to appear and the Comic Strip gang were all heading into their 40s and beyond.
'The Comic Strip Presents...' was groundbreaking and largely a lot of fun.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0083402   (454 words)

  
 Comic Strip Encyclopedia @ OnlineReligion.com (Online Religion)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Now anyone, without further work can just login and draw away his sketches and publishing his art automatically, in seconds.
Find More Information about "Comic strip" in OnlineReligion.com's:
"Comic strip" results in these other popular encyclopedia sites:
www.onlinereligion.com /encyclopedia/Comic_strip   (1378 words)

  
 New york night clubs, stand up comedy, stand up comedians, new york city events
Comic Strip Live, the longest running stand-up comedy club in New York City, celebrates its 30-year anniversary.
With all of this to our name and 30 years of good old fashioned New York comedy, we can proudly claim over 1 billion laughs served.
Looking for comedians to perform stand-up at Comic Strip Live.
www.comicstriplive.com   (256 words)

  
 stripcreator : make your own comic strips
This is a comic with words in it
It should work about the same as private messages and uses the same window so you can switch between them.
It shows you all-time popular comics and recently popular ones now.
www.stripcreator.com   (234 words)

  
 The Comic Strip on Bourbon Street, West Edmonton Mall
See a list of all the comics that are performing, or have performed at The Comic Strip...
The Comic Strip also offers alternative comedy, pre-show entertainment, and tons of surprises for every audience that walks through the door.
HIT OR MISS MONDAY'S is performing at The Comic Strip Monday, November 26, 2007 to Monday, November 26, 2007.
www.thecomicstrip.ca   (360 words)

  
 The Boondocks, comics, editorial cartoons, email comics, political cartoons
In the coming weeks we will stop displaying the comic without the Flash Player.
This comic strip reflects the racial diversity and complexity of our world.
Combining Huey’s childish antics with contemporary political and social satire, the strip explores the terrain where dashikis and Brand Nubian CDs meet The Gap and Hanson.
www.gocomics.com /boondocks   (202 words)

  
 Comic Strip Blog by Comic Strip Blogger
Comic Strip 392: how to to stop global warming
Comic Strip 391: friendly reminder from Santa Claus
Comic Strip 389: Howard Stern aint funny anymore
comicstripblog.com   (51 words)

  
 COMIC STRIP Scarybear & Friends - by Jason Pultz
For the last 5 years I've been making Comic Strip we've stuck with the same website.
I'm introducing some ads on the page and offering super LOW rates for advertising so you can get your message to all the good like-minded people out there.
I have some fun Comic Strip related merch at mediocredesign.com.
www.scarybear.org   (272 words)

  
 PvP - The Daily Web Comic Strip - PvPonline
Big thanks to Frank Cho for allowing me to use some old artwork to retell the origin story of how the Panda got to the PvP offices.
The Panda Origin was told back in PvP #3 (and collected in PvP At Large) but never were posted on the site.
It’s kind of like Schrodinger’s cat.This art is brand new unless you crack open the spine of “PvP At Large” at which point the quantum field collapses and then the strips are old.
www.pvponline.com   (813 words)

  
 Home :: Bart Reed's Comic Strip El Paso - Laff2Nite.com
Bart Reed's Comic Strip Comedy Club has been entertaining El Paso, Texas since early 1986.
El Paso's Comic Strip is a venue with something for everyone.
Comic Strip El Paso Reservation Line: (915) 581-8877
www.laff2nite.com   (189 words)

  
 goats: comic strip from August / 08 / 2003
goats: comic strip from August / 08 / 2003
strip info entered by evilaltor and approved by Chad
Jon: I need your help with a project I think you'd be uniquely suited to.
www.goats.com /archive/030808.html   (149 words)

  
 Comics.com Home Page
Lila finds happiness in shoes and lattes and is still on the look out for "Mr.
Have your favorite Get Fuzzy strip from the last 90 days printed on mugs, prints and tees.
Read a fresh column 5 days a week.
www.unitedmedia.com /comics   (83 words)

  
 Futuremark - Community - Competitions - Comic Strip Competition Results
Futuremark » Community » Competitions » Comic Strip Competition Results
We received hundreds of entries, and the high quality of the comics really took us all by surprise.
Click on the comics to view them in full size.
www.futuremark.com /community/competitions/comicstripcompetition   (144 words)

  
 goats: the comic strip | by jonathan rosenberg | new comics every monday through thursday
Register today to get access to Goats Forums, send your favorite strips to your friends, and more!
Next week I am taking Amy and Norah to Florida to visit with Norah's grandparents for the Thanksgiving holiday, Diablo has kindly volunteered to fill the long days with his own brand of internet comical strips.
I suspect you will enjoy them half as much (or less) as he enjoyed making them!
www.goats.com   (1215 words)

  
 Comic Strip Generator (Over 750 Toon Choices), A Custom Cartoon Maker One Comic Book Cel At A Time - Cartoon Generator, ...
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