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 …

Bare Bodies, Mud Baths, and Beyond: Wet in Retrospect

In the late 1970s, bohemian hipsters on L.A.’s west side were getting Wet. Despite its small circulation, it became highly influential among local artists, designers, and architects. And now, “Making Wet: The Magazine of Gourmet Bathing,” provides a sampling of …

Homer, Marge, Lisa, Bart, Maggie and Robbie

This just in (though its been at least a year in the making). Robbie Conal, street artist provocateur, will debut on The Simpsons (above) guest-voicing as himself. Here he is with his poster “Contra Diction” in the all-new “Exit Through …