Join the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo [CAKE] at Quimby’s Bookstore [1854 W North Ave] on Saturday May 3rd 7pm to celebrate Free Comic Book Day with Chicago’s Trubble Club! This year, the Trubble Club has modified the Quimby’s photo booth to capture your true essence. Come hang out …
Come On Down
56p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
The weird world of game shows through the eyes of writers, contestants and hopefuls! Come On Down covers everything from Bozo Buckets to Jeopardy , The Cash Cab to the internet experiment Red Carpet Run to two perspectives on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? and much more. What's awesome about this anthology is its "insiders" approach consistently sweeps away the smoke and mirrors - prizes are crappy, writing questions is creepy, enthusiasm is cooked. The hard work and anxiety behind a facade of excitement and fun. This is a real winner of a zine, that's rooted in love of the format. Plus it reminded me of my unfufilled dream to be a contestant on Supermarket Sweep -EF