Friday — July 31st, 2009

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UJ Guest Comics

Over the years I’ve done exactly 4 guest comics for friend-of-the-comic cartoonist David Wilborn’s Urban Jungle.

David and I started our webcomics at roughly the same time, and I’ve been super pleased to help him out with a guest comic the few-plus-one times I’ve done it. Especially since he’s a real cartoonist with a real comic, and I am/have neither of those things.

My four guest comics:
http://www.urbanjunglecomic.com/comic?p=397
http://www.urbanjunglecomic.com/comic?p=981
http://www.urbanjunglecomic.com/comic?p=1891
http://www.urbanjunglecomic.com/comic?p=2866

I was comicking — I swear — but then I didn’t like how the comic was turning out, so I ditched it. But by then I had no time to start over on a new one. So no comic. I’ve been stripped of my title of Comic King after all my fruitless comicking.

Turns out there’s no comic today, sorry about that. However, since we’re all still looking at my stale 80s Juicy Fruit reference, I sought out a video of the commercial in question. Here’s a pretty good presentation of it:

Blog: July 31

If you’ve experienced problems on the site this week with slowness or unavailableness, I sincerely apologize.
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I wish I could say that that the site is being pummeled by Digg traffic or something, but it’s really just a problem with my hosting. This was supposed to have been a one-day-only problem that was fixed on Monday. Let’s see what DreamHost says in response to my latest support request.