The world's most popular comic panel, The Family Circus is a sentimental portrait of family life featuring the true-to-life, gentle humor of Daddy, Mommy, Billy, Dolly, Jeffy and PJ. Read more about this Comic
We all have friends in our lives who constantly say and do things that would make great fodder for comics. Mine is my dad-- he's a big fan of Richard Nixon and Hannibal Lecter, and his favorite food is mint chocolate chip ice cream with butterscotch sauce. He's one of those people who almost always has a quip on the tip of his tongue. I've probably drawn more comics based on my dad than on anyone else in my life! But certainly basing cartoons on people I know is one of my favorite things to do.
I asked our cartoonists to tell us about characters and cartoons based on their families and friends this week.Keep Reading