Nice comment on McCloud’s “Understanding Comics” here. Love Cat and Girl, KUTGW!
How can Cat talk while drinking paint?
How do you get “Understanding Comics” out of this?
I assumed that Cat saw “The Treachery of Images” in the ART book, misunderstood it, and assumed that blatant contradiction was artistic or something. (And would therefore impress girl.)
“the day my momma socked it to the harper valley pta” …
well, technically (in analogy with Magritte’s pipe), the paint in this particular comic is not paint either ;)
(although, of course, it is real in the (unreal) reality of the comic itself)
Well, if that comic was printed…