Archive for January, 2010

Derangement and Disgusting

January 22, 2010


Family photo from the E. W. Scripps papers, via @jcarletonoh;

Scrap heap from the Library of Congress on Flickr Commons;

Joke script adapted from the extremely NSFW;

And thanks to everyone on Twitter who shared (metaphorically!) the yucky things they’ve found in their archives.

A&A catfight!

January 8, 2010

(Thanks to Timothy Greig for the photo, to @archiwicz for letting me rearrange my hours to do a comic this morning, and to A&A for being awesome as usual.)

Did you hear the one about the archivist mohel?

January 7, 2010

He saved all his clippings…in acid-free boxes.