See this picture? It’s Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, our new Prez and VP, but look closely at Joe’s desk. See what’s behind the computer? It’s a comic strip.
A Hagar the Horrible strip that spoke to him.
With all that Biden has gone through in his life; many deaths in the family, this strip spoke to him. I love that.
Many times I wonder if people are reading comics these days. I know they are, but are comics relevant today as they were years ago? I guess they are according to
President President-elect Joe Biden.
Gives me hope, not just for the future of comics, but for the future of our country. You gotta have a president who reads and saves comics!
This comics info on Biden came from a long Piers Morgan article in Mail Online, it talks about his phone call from Biden when his son Beau passed away, Piers had never spoken to Joe Biden before, but he knew Beau, and at that time, Biden told him about saving this comic strip. You can read it here.
This morning there was a great segment on CBS Sunday Morning about a book compliation between Steve Martin and Harry Bliss, the cartoonist. Here it is: