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News Around the Kingdom: After the Reuben Awards!

Greetings Comics Royals!

 We congratulate the winners and nominees of the Reuben Awards that took place in Memphis, Tennessee last weekend!  Terri Libenson (“The Pajama Diaries”) won for best Newspaper Comic Strip, and Dan Piraro (“Bizarro”) won for best Newspaper Panel Cartoon!

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Terri Libenson ("Pajama Diaries") won for Best Newspaper Comic Strip!


Dan Piraro ("Bizarro"), won for Best Newspaper Panel Cartoon!

Terri Libenson (“The Pajama Diaries”) wrote about her experience at the event!

Large banner signed by cartoonists for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Large banner signed by cartoonists for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

 John Rose (“Barney Google and Snuffy Smith”) was there and blogged about it on his website!

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John Rose ("Barney Google and Snuffy Smith") draws at the event

 Brian Walker (“Hi & Lois”) was there too, and wrote about drawings that went to auction for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital!

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Drawing by Chance Browne ("Hi & Lois")

 In other news…

 David Reddick (“Intelligent Life”) has a painting in the Muskegon Museum of Art!  

The Daily Pip, a nominated Blog in the 2016 BLOGPAWS awards, has done an amazing review of "Shelter Me: Hearts & Paws." Patrick McDonnell (“Mutts”) is featured!

And finally…

 Dan Piraro (“Bizarro”) posts his hilarious comics for the week!

"Bizarro" by Dan Piraro

 Thanks for catching up on this week’s News Around the Kingdom!

 See you again next Friday! Have a great weekend.

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