Monday, July 9, 2018

"All at Sea"

I feel guilty: I've been neglecting my flagship blog here. Granted, I've been kinda burning it up on the duck cartoons front, but this is the shit I REALLY care about. Let's kick it old-school with a little Barks, shall we? It's been a while. Every time I think "have I said all that can possibly be said?" I read a story and I think, huh, I have some things I want to say about this. So now: "All at Sea," from 1960. People often peg the late fifties and early sixties as Barks' weakest period, but I dunno. Sure, there may be some justifications for that, but there are also fun stories like this.

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