Listen: interview with Mad Magazine's Al Jaffee: 'the longest working cartoonist in history'

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I can’t even fathom all the ways MAD magazine has influenced me. I think of it as a constant presence in the 70s, when I was growing up. I think it informed and reinforced and echoed my attitude to so many things. I’ve looked at it a few times since they started accepting ads, and… well… Look, things change.

But Al Jaffee and the rest of the Usual Gang of Idiots are geniuses, and I will always love them.


Thanks! Interested folks should read his biography as well, he’s one tough Jew!


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