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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 20, 2017!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 20, 2017!

Thursday, July 20, 2017  |  Staff

On this week's unseasonably humid weekly Independent comics page: Jen Sorenson examines the word "treason"; The K Chronicles envies another couple; This Modern World ponders the Trump-Russia story; Apoca Clips finds parallels between the Trumps and another famous TV family; and Red Meat gears up for a...

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Ask a Mexican: Should Mexican Americans Root for Mexico or U.S. in the World Cup?

Ask a Mexican: Should Mexican Americans Root for Mexico or U.S. in the World Cup?

Wednesday, July 19, 2017  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: I’m not a huge soccer fan, but I always get excited about the World Cup. In preparation for the event next year, I wanted your opinion on the team my wife and I should root for if the U.S. were to play Mexico.

I’m a fourth-generation Mexican American. Spanish was never spoken at home, b...

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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 13, 2017!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 13, 2017!

Thursday, July 13, 2017  |  Staff

On this week's midsummer classic weekly Independent comics page: The K Chronicles pays tribute to Jackie Robinson; This Modern World hears from the invisible hand of the free market; Jen Sorenson goes camping; Red Meat plays a new video game; and Apoca Clips covers the meeting between Trumpy and Putin...

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Know Your Neighbors: Meet Dan Waddell, the Best Piano Player Nobody's Ever Heard Of

Know Your Neighbors: Meet Dan Waddell, the Best Piano Player Nobody's Ever Heard Of

Wednesday, July 12, 2017  |  Anita Rufus

When you meet Palm Springs resident Dan Waddell , you immediately get the impression of someone who is gentle, affable, pleasant and relaxed—but the quintessential pianist will definitely confront you if necessary.

I met Waddell when I was producing Palm Springs Confidential , a comedy/musical revue, in ...

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Ask a Mexican: Where Did the Lowrider Phenomenon Begin?

Ask a Mexican: Where Did the Lowrider Phenomenon Begin?

Wednesday, July 12, 2017  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: I was reading an article about lowriders being modern pieces of art, displayed prominently in museums around the world. Having grown up in Española, N.M., I felt a sense of pride coming from the “Lowrider Capital of the World.”

My question is: Where did the lowrider phenomenon begin? Es...

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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 6, 2017!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for July 6, 2017!

Thursday, July 06, 2017  |  Staff

On this week's extra-spiffy weekly Independent comics page: Red Meat features Karen thanking Milkman Dan for a gift; Apoca Clips quizzes Trumpy on his response to North Korea; Jen Sorenson examines the Market Liberation Army; This Modern World explains the Senate's health care plan; and The K Chronicl...

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