Giant Pink Rabbit

…I may or may not have watched James Stewart in “Harvey” around about this time…

…I can neither confirm nor deny….

…(my collection of TV guides doesn’t go back this far)…Scan 2

…..this giant pink rabbit character stayed with me for some time…

…I still take editorial advice from him upon occasion.

So Many Questions

…so little time…Scan 494 Scan 495 Scan 496

 

…especially if Oy-Oy is on your doorstep.

 

…(I worked on these characters for 4 years, on & off, with Cornelius Stone…love the way he works…screeds of scripts…pick and choose what you can work with…add and subtract dialogue/stage directions/reality at will…this first 3 pager arrived in the mail as a typed (not word processed) questionnaire, no explanation, nothing….I think it came together nicely…aaaand I’m led to believe Mr. Stone is once again working with these characters…wish I had the time & brain space to play…who knows, if the right questionnaire turned up in my mail box….maybe in the form of 25th anniversary debrief….I might not be able to resist…. ).

Erm

…another form the archival folders…Scan 103

…I think this had was commenting on the fact that the war on drugs was being ramped up in NZ at the same time as chemists were beginning their winter-stock-up ad campaigns on TV….

…dunno…1985 was an awful long time ago.

Of Wheeled Vehicles And Stimulating Concoctions

…not sure how Governmentzilla became involved in this, yet to be inaugurated, charity event….Scan 95

…it may have been that he was just lying around in the sketchbook at the time…

….and there’s not really going to be too much complaining if we test controlled substances on politicians…

…is there?

….(N.I.M.E.O… “not-in-my-elected-official”…it could be a thing, right?)…

Drugs In Sport

… the recently completed Tour De France, another previous winner of said bike race coming out about drug use, a high profile track athlete getting busted for a bad sample and a call for drugs to be legalised in sport (because prohibition isn’t working!!!!) coincide nicely with a bunch of ‘toons I scrawled around the time of Lance’s downfall….Scan 94

 

…he went to jail for that…right?

..(number 1 in a series of 3)…