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Valentine’s Day Gift Suggestions

Categories: Comics, Announcements

Seeking some suggestions for that for special Valentine in your life? Sure, chocolate and flowers are both perfectly acceptable Valentine’s Day gifts, but neither is what you might call surprising. What is surprising and will elicit an “Awwww!” response upon opening: a high-quality, love-themed print from the DailyINK Print Shop and a gift subscription to [...] Keep Reading

Week in Review, January 25, 2013

Categories: Comics, Announcements

Inauguration Day was on Monday! But given the way everyone’s been dropping this ‘flu season, the kids over in FAMILY CIRCUS might have it a bit more accurate: In SAFE HAVENS, Samantha’s mom is also celebrating her inauguration as Senator: And it’s been super cold up and down the East Coast. It seems like the [...] Keep Reading

Ask the Archivist: George McManus at 129

Dear Comic Strip Fans: As part of the BRINGING UP FATHER centennial this year, we take a look at Jiggs and Maggie’s creator, whose birthday is today. The man who created perhap the most popular strip ever was George McManus. He was born January 23, 1884, in the midwestern city of St. Louis, Missouri. He attended Central High School, where his [...] Keep Reading

A Fond Farewell to Chris Cassatt

Categories: Comics, Announcements

It is with a very heavy heart that we say goodbye to our good friend, Chris Cassatt, who passed away this week. Chris was a tremendous talent and he will be remembered fondly by all of us at King Features. His local paper, the Aspen Times provides a touching obituary written by his friend, Andy [...] Keep Reading

Week in Review: January 18, 2013

Categories: Comics, Announcements

Happy Friday, all! I just wanted to bring your attention to this neato SLYLOCK FOX cartoon! Count Weirdly travels back in time to give a tip of the hat to comics great George Herriman and his creation, KRAZY KAT (which you can read in our Vintage section!) Last week, everyone was deep in the chill [...] Keep Reading

Reminder About Our Commenting Policy

Categories: Comics, Announcements

Here at DailyINK we love the smart, funny comments and discussions that take place on our site each day. We welcome all opinions and respect free speech, but we also expect an acceptable level of decency. Please note that offensive comments will be removed without notice, and we also welcome users to report any inappropriate [...] Keep Reading

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