Afternoon Snack

Yesterday was both April Fool’s and Easter, and I’m sure if you celebrate both of those things then your day had the potential to get very interesting. Welcome to Afternoon Snack!

 


 

This is the Egg Day aesthetic that we really aspire to.

 


 

When reading this article on McSweeney’s entitled “EXCERPTS FROM MY UPCOMING NOVEL, READY PLAYER TWO: GIRL STUFF”, I died, was resurrected, and then died again. Thematic, I guess.

 

 “So, tell me,” he said. “Who do you think would win in a fight between Superman and Goku?”

I smiled condescendingly. “The real question is, why would they fight when they’re so busy kissing each other?”

 


 

If you liked Princeless, you’ll probably like Raven the Pirate Princess! Support comics like this where you see them, folks, we don’t get enough of them!

 


 

Carmen Sandiego was and is the woman/criminal mastermind/time traveler that I carry around in my heart of hearts. She’s an absolute icon, and her fashion is everywhere. Thank you, Carmen Sandiego.

 


 

File this one under #lewks.

 


 

Did you know that kiwis are the most metal of all birds?? Neither did I!

 


 

 

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