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Calendar, Night&Day Won’t Somebody Please Think of the Children?

Won’t Somebody Please Think of the Children?

During the Comic Book Hearings of 1954, Senator Estes Kefauver lambasted Bill Gaines, publisher of EC Comics and Mad magazine. Kefauver was a staunch advocate of what he considered decency; the hearings were conducted by his Senate Subcommittee on Juvenile…
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Culture, Stuff What, Them Worry?

What, Them Worry?

Let's get this out of the way right now, because so many of you will find this hard to believe: Yes, Mad magazine still exists. It is still being published 48 years after it was created by Harvey Kurtzman and…
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