What Should One Make of Childlike Comics Depicting the Exploits of an Erotic Dancer?

What Should One Make of Childlike Comics Depicting the Exploits of an Erotic Dancer?

By Christopher Forsley

Canada's first autobiographical comic chronicles the drama of a stripper's life in a lighthearted and welcoming way. 2 Sep 2015 // 2:05 AM

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//Recent Reviews

20 Apr 2005 // 11:00 PM

	The Zincs: Dimmer

The Zincs' debut for Thrill Jockey is an ocean of shifting sands where texture and mood flow back and forth, over and under a bedrock of remarkable songs.

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20 Apr 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Marcus Miller: Silver Rain

As cobbled together as it is, this collection is a portrait of an insanely talented bass player and arranger. Featuring guest vocals (Clapton!) and covers (Prince! Beethoven! Ellington! Luther!) designed to sell, it remains a bass-lover's dream project and a good example of 'contemporary jazz' with a conscience.

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20 Apr 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Keren Ann: Nolita

A unique possible Big Hit, but the obvious talent within does not hit its full potential.

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	Tim Kinsella: Crucifix Swastika

The most shocking thing about Tim Kinsella's moronically titled new release is how tame and inconsequential it really is.

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	John Doe: Forever Hasn’t Happened Yet

Former X-man delivers a homebrewed distillation of old scratchy blues, country-folk, and noir, heavily annotated in mortality -- one could say that Doe is priming himself for a watershed Time out of Mind-caliber record any day now.

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20 Apr 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Backyard Babies: Tinnitus

First socialized medicine, now hard rock bands - Sweden continues to put America to shame.

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20 Apr 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Mars Black: Folks Music

The way Nebraska-born Mars Black drops the name Bob Dylan, you'd expect his stories to dance across your retina and linger in your eardrums. All of which makes Folks Music a disappointing effort.

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20 Apr 2005 // 1:00 AM

Zoo Keeper

If you've played Bejeweled, you've all but played Zoo Keeper.

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20 Apr 2005 // 1:00 AM

Lumines

Lumines succeeds largely because it is both very similar to and yet completely different from any falling block puzzle game before it.

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20 Apr 2005 // 1:00 AM

Dope Farmer

Every harvest provides more money to expand your farm with. It's all very easy. Which is kind of the problem.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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