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Re: Behind the Scenes Videos - Penn and Teller


From: Betty Bowen (bbowen_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Mon Feb 02 2004 - 06:23:39 PST

Groening's pre-simpsons books are landmarks also, there is life in Hell,
Love is Hell and School is Hell. They are out of print but you can still get
them on ebay sometimes. His "how to irritate an artist" is dead on.

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From: "Sidnie Miller" <>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <>
Sent: Friday, January 30, 2004 11:07 PM
Subject: Re: Behind the Scenes Videos - Penn and Teller

> Wow--some cartoon artist... That was Matt Groening (sp?)--creator of the
> Simpsons--one of the most successful TV shows ever and one of the greatest
> satires of American life in existence!!!! There are college classes which
> study episodes of the Simpsons. You should look again. He is a master of
> sequential art and the kids love him. Sid
> > I ordered the one that was supposedly about Wayne Theibaud and it had
> > relatively little info about him. It also has a long section with
> > artist making a cartoon about blowing up or burning up a school- so
> > screening that one, I sent it back.
> ---