fantagraphics
fantagraphics:

We are pleased to present you with our finalized cover design for Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge: The Seven Cities of Gold!
In a story that inspired Steven Spielberg and George Lucas—both big fans of Carl Barks themselves—with iconic parts of Raiders of the Lost Ark, the titular “The Seven Cities of Gold” has Uncle Scrooge and his kin on the hunt for the fabled Seven Cities of Cibola, said to have streets paved with gold. This and other stories, notes, and cover art make up our newest volume of classic, carefully remastered work by the one and only Carl Barks.

fantagraphics:

We are pleased to present you with our finalized cover design for Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge: The Seven Cities of Gold!

In a story that inspired Steven Spielberg and George Lucas—both big fans of Carl Barks themselves—with iconic parts of Raiders of the Lost Ark, the titular “The Seven Cities of Gold” has Uncle Scrooge and his kin on the hunt for the fabled Seven Cities of Cibola, said to have streets paved with gold. This and other stories, notes, and cover art make up our newest volume of classic, carefully remastered work by the one and only Carl Barks.

dontcookbilly

leitepreto:

Robin Williams Live at the Roxy 1978

Man oh man did I forget how great and loose and improvised this was. He references Second City and the Committee in it — was he making fun of them? I don’t think he was! It’s right after he pulls John Ritter up for them to do improv scenes! How instantly insanely great he was!

"Surely there should be dancing in the streets when a great clown comic comes to town, and this man is a great clown." - Alexander Woollcott on Harpo Marx after the Marx Bros first Broadway show. I bet that’s what everyone thought about Robin Williams when they first saw him in clubs around the time of the above show.

mattfisher

mattfisher:

Others have said this better than I will, but the way that depression and suicidal thoughts get you is by isolating you. You feel that your pain would be toxic to the people who might support you. Unless you can fight that distortion, it’s got you cornered.
And by “you” I mean “me.” I don’t talk…