Mimi Pond is an absolute gem. The matriarch of a family of cool artists, she actually is aware of easy methods to weave a humorous story by way of her cartoons and graphic novels. Her work has been featured right here on Boing Boing, in addition to in National Lampoon, Village Voice, The New York Times, The New Yorker, and different well-known publications. Mimi has written for Pee-wee’s Playhouse, Designing Women, and The Simpsons.
Now, for a brand new LA Times piece, she’s inked a 37-panel cartoon that shares the backstory of the late famous-for-being-famous Zsa Zsa Gabor. It provides a biting, but humorous, glimpse into the shenanigans she noticed on the post-auction storage sale of the Hungarian-born celeb’s stuff, which was hosted by her eccentric (and controversial) widower Frédéric Prinz von Anhalt at their Bel Air mansion.
I can not present Mimi’s entire cartoon right here for apparent causes nevertheless it’s undoubtedly value the additional click on. I can say this, fact is stranger than fiction.
pictures by way of Mimi Pond, used with permission
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