Cannonball Read IV

A bunch of Pajibans reading and reviewing and honoring AlabamaPink.

TheFatling’s #CBR4 Review #1: Through the Wild Blue Wonder by Walt Kelly

For my first read of the new year, I chose Pogo: The Complete Daily & Sunday Comic Strips, Vol. 1: Through the Wild Blue Wonder, thinking that a collection of comic strips from the 1950s would be a quick and zippy read.

I should have inferred from the complicated title that this would not be the case, but instead found myself pleasantly surprised at how incredibly good Walt Kelly’s comics are—each strip is densely packed with jokes, gags, character development and plot.  Garfield this ain’t.

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