Friday, February 04, 2011

Ich Bin Ein Emöticon

Today's Bizarro comic is the most recent collaboration between Dan Piraro and yours truly, and imagines an early appearance of the late-century phenomenon of making faces out of punctuation.
Here's my original concept sketch:
Of course, the second word balloon is entirely unnecessary, and the finished cartoon is much better because of the editing (not to mention Dan's fantastic art).

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  1. Yep. This is one where the finished version is way better than the original concept. Well...not "way" better, but an improvement.

    That's funny, though. You can really make that little Hitler smiley face, can't you?

  2. Mein Fuhrer, I can walk!