Next Week’s New Yorker Cover; A Stevenson Rhino; A Stevenson Lost & Found Screening In Connecticut

Early Release: Next Week’s New Yorker Cover The second early release New Yorker cover in a row (the current issue, with Bob Staake’s RBG cover, showed up early last week). This one’s by David Plunkert.  You can read about it here. _______________________________________________________________________ A Stevenson Rhino Whenever I’ve go into a used bookstore, I head straight for their humor section (no

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The Wednesday Spill: Early Release: Bob Staake’s RBG New Yorker Cover; Interview Of Interest: James Stevenson Doc Film Producer; Zoom Of Interest: “Elements Of Stress” Co-Authors Michael Shaw & Bob Eckstein; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon

Early Release: Next Week’s New Yorker Cover Every once in awhile The New Yorker early releases a timely cover. This is one of those times. Here’s Bob Staake‘s RBG cover for the issue out next Monday. __________________________________________________________________ Interview Of Interest: James Stevenson Film Doc Producer From The Block Island Times, September 17, 2020, “The Life And Art Of Jim Stevenson

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James Stevenson Documentary Film Streaming July 17- July 23!; Today’s Daily Cartoonist…And Yesterday’s; Today’s Daily Shouts Cartoonists; Blitt’s Kvetchbook

Beginning today and continuing through July 23 you’ll be able to stream (for ten bucks. Cheap!) the terrif documentary film, Stevenson: Lost & Found, directed by Sally Williams. All the info here. Last year there was a special screening in Brooklyn for New Yorker cartoonists — a splendid time was had by all (and it was an opportunity for a

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The Weekend Spill: New Yorker-Centric Books Stepping Up; Article Of Interest: “Behind The Covers”; The Online Tilley Watch, June 1-5, 2020

New Yorker-Centric Books Stepping Up Here at Spill headquarters we ran out of bookshelf space quite awhile ago; even the places to “temporarily” place them have become crowded. A few weeks ago, a few old favorites and new favorites — all New Yorker-centric (but one) — began being placed at the bottom step of our thirteen hallway steps. Then a

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The Weekend Spill: Unboxing A Box Of Steinbergs & Steigs; The Tilley Watch Online, The Week Of March 2-6, 2020; James Stevenson Documentary At Martha’s Vineyard Film Fest; More Spills…

___________________________________________________________________________________ So often when I go on a hunt for something in the Spill‘s archives I come upon some other thing that takes me off onto another track. Today for instance, while poking around piles of boxes, I came across the box you see above.¬† Many years ago I filled the box with issues of The New Yorker bearing¬† Steinberg

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