I found out today that JP Morgan died.
He was, by far, the best "funny animal" writer/artist ever. He had no compunctions about tearing Walt Disney, Michael Jackson, the TMNT and everyone else a new asshole, and he did so in a way that cracked me up. Between the situations, dialogue and crazy sound effects, you couldn't help but laugh.
Back in the 80s, when everyone and their brother were doing funny animal comics, he created the most memorable characters, hands down. Fission Chicken (the Chicken of WRATH!), his girlfriend Monica Feather, Normammu the Gnostic Gnu, P.U. Evolcraft, Skip Squirrelhard (P.I.)...the list goes on. I started re