Garfield’s 1st Week of Comics: 6.19 – 6.25.1978


I love Garfield. I’ve been collecting the chronological books of strips since childhood. It’s that serious! Perhaps it’s his unabashed love for lasagna that did me in? More likely, it’s because beneath his sarcasm and cynicism he has always been portrayed as having a good heart. Garfield‘s been around now for thirty-eight years! That’s quite the run. We’ve seen his likeness in movies, television shows, and even at the Macy’s Thanskgiving Day Parade.   Jim Davis,

JAMES' OP-ED / April 4, 2016

A March 3, 2016 Photographic Trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City

Met_WeeklyOn an early Spring morning I met a friend at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. We had decided to get together during a weekday at the time of opening to drift through the museum. At 10AM the MET is a tranquil place. While attending Pratt I visited the MET with great regularity, but not recently. It’d been almost a year since I had last, and for the first time, the moment I approached the MET’s beautiful front plaza on Fifth Avenue, the museum felt very familiar to me.


I decided to try something new: I didn’t take a map with me through the museum. (more…)

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