Quimby's will journey down the street to Jerry's (the Wicker Park location, at 1938 W. Division) to welcome Alfred Ryan Nerz and sell his book Marijuanamerica: One Man’s Quest to Understand America’s Dysfunctional Love Affair with Weed. What BoingBoing called "a fascinating and entertaining …
Veggie Dog Saturn #6
by Jason Young
36p, b&w, color cover, 5.5"x8.5"
Young picks up and extends his autobio comics about -uh- loving comics...It always feels a little uncomfortable to me when folks indulge the medium to such a degree, from Seth to Alec Longstreth to this...but I can see there's a comfort and importance to the nostalgia of comics too. That's what this VDS leans on - the nostalgia of being a true fan plus talking about the weird quirks of the culture tempered by a healthy dose of real life. -EF