Paul Krassner on Obama, Orgies, and the Art of Offensive Cartoons

There’s something oddly funny about Paul Krassner. And it’s been going on for more than 50 years. He palled around with Lenny Bruce, the pioneering 1950s “sick” comic, and even edited Bruce’s autobiography, How to Talk Dirty and Influence People. He …

My Vicarious George Lucas Thrill

Question: Other than the director George Lucas, what do the films American Graffiti and Star Wars have in common. Answer: A very little-known serendipitous event. When I was 22 years old (and the freelance art director of, among other things, …