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  • #SAD!: Doonesbury in the Time of Trump

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $8.50 - $16.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781449489977
    • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
    • Published: September 2018
  • 'My Shorts R Bunching. Thoughts?': the Tweets of Roland Hedley

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $4.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780740791093
    • Publisher: Andrews Mc Meel Publishing
    • Published: October 2009
    "Hilarious!" -- Jake Tapper, ABC News"Hilarious!" -- Karen Tumulty, TIME"Hilarious!" -- Erin Moriarity, CBS NewsIn March of 2009, Doonesbury's intrepid journalist Roland Burton Hedley, III, opened a Twitter account and began to tweet. A lot. Four weeks later, a sampling of his 140-character missives was published in The New Yorker to great acclaim, and his posts were featured in a one-on-one "tweet-off" in the Columbia Journalism Review. Rushed into print, this groundbreaking volume is the first book-length Twitter collection by a single author. With dozens of Doonesbury strips and over 500 tweets, it presents the best of Hedley's work -- frontline micro-blogging from the self-anointed dean of Washington journotwits.Eight months into this project, author G.B. Trudeau can confirm that Twitter is a colossal sinkhole of time, but is gratified that he has found a way to monetize Roland's inane postings. (Follow Roland_Hedley.) When not writing comedy haiku on Twitter, Trudeau writes and draws the Pulitzer-prize-winning comic strip Doonesbury for 1100 newspapers worldwide, and lovingly curates his web presence at Doonesbury.com. He also hosts a milblog called The Sandbox.From the book:"Just spotted colleague Terry Moran in hall. Could wave, but easier to tweet. Hey, dude." 10:49 AM Mar 18th from Tweetdeck"Bumped into an old stalker of mine at Borders. She'd lost some weight and looked terrific, but I tweeted 911 anyway. Cops arrived from 3 states." 1:43 PM Mar7th from Blackberry"I refuse to apologize for making time for my kid's ball games, so I usually end up not going." 9:13 AM May 4th from web"Had close call watching MJ memorial service. They ended 'We are the World' before I could jimmy open my gun closet and blow my brains out." 12:33 PM Jul 7th from web"While speaking last night, someone threw panties on stage. Or boxers. Whatever. Times like that, always ask myself: What would The Boss do?" 5:13 PM Mar 12th from web"Kabul. Awakened by huge blast in hotel lobby. Suicide bomber blew up complimentary breakfast buffet. Off to find bagel." 3:14 PM Apr 8th from Tweetdeck"Accompanying HMMV patrol, used on-board computer to order Ab Rocket. And because I acted when I did, receiving second one absolutely free." 8:01 PM Apr 13th from Blackberry
  • 40: A Doonesbury Retrospective

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780740797354
    • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
    • Published: October 2010
    On October 26, 1970, college jock B.D. met his inept and geeky roommate, Mike. More than 14,000 strips later, the world of Doonesbury has grown uniquely vast, sustained by an intricately woven web of relationships. With more than 1,400 beautifully displayed strips, the volume chronicles the key adventures and path crossings of the ever-evolving cast. With an in-depth introduction in which Garry Trudeau surveys his sprawling creation, as well as eighteen essays contemplating individual characters. And featuring - the book's centerpiece - a four-page foldout that maps in annotated detail the mind-boggling matrix of relationships. Illus.
  • Doonesbury Dossier: The Reagan Years

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780030000720
    • Publisher: Holt, Rinehart, Winston
    • Published: September 1984
    A look at the foibles, follies, and frailties of the Reagan administration at home and abroad as seen through the eyes of the irrepressible characters of "Doonesbury"
  • Doonesbury: A Musical Comedy

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781199651976
    • Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston
    • Published: 1984
  • Give Those Nymphs Some Hooters! A Doonesbury Book

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780836218589
    • Publisher: ANDREWS & MCMEEL
    • Published: October 1989
    Firing torpedoes into the reputation of Donald Trump, the latest Doonesbury collection targets the "Trump Princess" where commode artist J.J. Caucus struggles to maintain her integrity as she plays Picasso on the bathroom wall of a floating mansion
  • Got War? A Doonesbury Book

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780740738173
    • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
    • Published: September 2003
    As Doonesbury shifts to a wartime footing, the strip"s major players find themselves pre-positioned for the coming cakewalk. Weekend warrior B.D. leaves the Fighting Swooshes of Walden in the care of acting Coach Boopstein, returning to the sands of Kuwait as Camp Blowback"s Public Affairs Officer. Among his charges: Roland Hedley, veteran of a grueling combat training program designed to keep media folk from getting capped. Offshore, the irrepressible Morale Officer Lieutenant. Tripler goes live ("Good MORNING, regime-changers!") to lift the shipbound spirits of his pre-swarthy charges, while offstage, Viceroy-in-Waiting Duke prepares to answer empire"s call.Stateside, Mike takes up a flanking position on the sofa to log some serious CNN time, while the Reverend Sloan girds his loins for peace: "Look for us on TV"we"ll be a million strong." Marching to the beat of a different cause, Zonker's old surfing mentor tries to enlist Z in a desperate fight to liberate Left Coastal access. Protests Zonk, "What can I do' I am but one dude!" Meanwhile, Jeff Redfern is but one CIA intern, yet he manages to launch a Predator drone and, using basic Nintendo training, knock out an Al-Q ammo dump. Also taking a hit, Trent Lott, busted for giving props to segregation. "I was trying to say I was down with the hood!" he backpedals, realizing too late that Mr. James Crow has finally left the house.With Alex declaring eco-jihad on SUVs, and Elmont launching a daily assault on coherence as on-line blogger "Jenny McTagart, Girl Pirate," it"s hard to see a peaceful world ahead. But Jimmy Thudpucker can. Waging war on the recording industry, he and other filesharers have a vision of ultimate change de regime: "The suits die off, and Pepperland will be free again."
  • The Doonesbury Chronicles

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780030152566
    • Publisher: HOLT RINEHART WINSTON
    • Published: October 1975
    Some shelf wear to cover.
  • The People's Doonesbury: Notes From Underfoot, 1978-1980

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111543651
    • Publisher: Holt, Rinehart And Winston
    4to. 1st edition INSCRIBED by Trudeau to J.C. Suares in 1981. Some toning to leaves. Minor edgewear to d.j, some fading to spine. VG/VG.
  • War Within: One More Step At a Time

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780740762024
    • Publisher: ANDREWS MCMEEL PUBLISHING, LLC
    • Published: August 2006
    The initial stages of B.D.'s recovery from losing a leg in Iraq were dramatically portrayed in The Long Road Home: One Step at a Time, but his healing journey was far from over. As this powerful sequel shows, the "war within" can be a long and lonely struggle, hardly the life of a "glamorous amputee" imagined by his daughter's jealous classmate. With his coaching job at Walden re-secured and the marathon PT sessions paying off, B.D.'s return to normalcy seems to be progressing well. But those who love him see alarming signs of trouble, namely anger and alcohol.First there's the punching of an MP. Then there's the daily breakfast of beer, a subject not open for discussion even with a best-intentioned friend like Mike Doonesbury. And "the screaming at night isn't very Christmassy," Boopsie notes. As B.D. admits to his doctor, "I'd rather sleep with my weapon than my wife! How messed up is that?" Messed up enough that our wounded warrior forces himself to begin circling the local Vet Center, where he is gently and skillfully reeled in by a remarkable counselor and fellow Vietnam Vet named Elias. Their sessions together form an extraordinary and moving chronicle of catharsis and coming-to-terms. The words "Welcome home, soldier," are powerful and transformative, and B.D. is fortunate in finally getting to a place where he can hear them.Proceeds from sales of The War Within benefit Fisher House. The initial stages of B.D.'s recovery from losing a leg in Iraq were dramatically portrayed in The Long Road Home: One Step at a Time, but his healing journey was far from over. As this powerful sequel shows, the "war within" can be a long and lonely struggle, hardly the life of a "glamorous amputee" imagined by his daughter's jealous classmate. With his coaching job at Walden re-secured and the marathon PT sessions paying off, B.D.'s return to normalcy seems to be progressing well. But those who love him see alarming signs of trouble, namely anger and alcohol.First there's the punching of an MP. Then there's the daily breakfast of beer, a subject not open for discussion even with a best-intentioned friend like Mike Doonesbury. And "the screaming at night isn't very Christmassy," Boopsie notes. As B.D. admits to his doctor, "I'd rather sleep with my weapon than my wife! How messed up is that?" Messed up enough that our wounded warrior forces himself to begin circling the local Vet Center, where he is gently and skillfully reeled in by a remarkable counselor and fellow Vietnam Vet named Elias. Their sessions together form an extraordinary and moving chronicle of catharsis and coming-to-terms. The words "Welcome home, soldier," are powerful and transformative, and B.D. is fortunate in finally getting to a place where he can hear them.Proceeds from sales of The War Within benefit Fisher House.
  • Yuge!: 30 Years of Doonesbury on Trump

    By G.B. Trudeau

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781449481339
    • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
    • Published: July 2016
    “Doonesbury is one of the most overrated strips out there. Mediocre at best.” --Donald Trump, 1989Those not enthralled with Donald Trump’s ascendance have been shocked and appalled by it -- and taken by surprise. Not Garry Trudeau, who honed in early, relentlessly and deftly highlighting The Donald’s profound character flaws since 1987.  It’s all there – the arrogance and narcissism, the callowness and sexism, the rudeness and condescension, the coarsening of public discourse; and a good portion of the Doonesbury cast has been tangled up in it.  Join Duke, Honey, Earl, J.J., Mike, Mark, Roland, Boopsie, B.D., Sal, Alice, Elmont, Sid, Zonker, Sam, Bernie, Rev. Sloan, and even Red Rascal as they cross storylines with the big, orange airhorn who’s giving the GOP such fits: Donald J. Trump.

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