Comic Riffs: Mike Rhode

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 07/12/2010

Harvey Pekar book editor recalls a 'kind and diffident' man [UPDATED]

UPDATE: This item was originally published at 1:50 p.m. ET Monday. "I would think that he's the only [VA] file clerk to also be a jazz critic, book reviewer for the Washington Post, and comic book writer and have a...

By Michael Cavna  |  05:51 PM ET, 07/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  General, General, General | Tags:  Harvey Pekar, Joyce Brabner, Mike Rhode

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 06/28/2010

THE RIFF: Where does D.C. rate as a 'comics town'?

As the mercury hit 99 degrees Sunday, I had to wonder: Is Washington, D.C.'s comics scene ripe for heating up, too? While talking with "Big Nate" cartoonist Lincoln Peirce over the weekend, I asked him how he came to...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:30 AM ET, 06/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  General, General | Tags:  Aaron McGruder, Andrew Cohen, Ben Claassen, Comisgirl, Evan Keeling, Frank Cho, Herb Block, Jeff Kinney, Lincoln Peirce, Matt Wuerker, Michael Arndt, Mike Rhode, Richard Thompson, Shannon Gallant

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 03/04/2010

Cartoon of the Day: 'How do you solve a problem like Marion?'

Accuse us of being Washington-centric today, but really: Isn't Marion Barry of national interest -- if not national amusement for some, alas -- at this point? And so it is, with the D.C. Council's censuring of HIzzoner in recent...

By Michael Cavna  |  02:30 PM ET, 03/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Political Cartoon | Tags:  City Paper, ComicsDC, Mike Rhode, Nate Beeler, Washington Examiner