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 …
by Mandy Ord
28p, b&w, 6.5"x9.5"
Mandy Ord's comics are great. This one starts with some neurotic booty shaking carnage (true) then a looser piece about barista vistas, a grubby-great dog portrait and some high-stress city living. Ord has got her great, brutal ink line on full display accompanied by a engaging inner narration running throughout.