Monday, January 12, 2009
Doodle Penance postscript: Hero of the Beach!
You may recall the doodle penance entry from a few weeks ago, on the prompt "superboy jamie muscles." There, Isaac drew a witty version of the Charles Atlas "Hero of the Beach" advertisement (which was previously made notorious via the character Flex Mentallo in the pages of Grant Morrison's Doom Patrol). I drew a six-year-old weightlifter from the Scottish Highlands, wee Jamie Muscles. But on a recent vacation to the Botany Bay beach of Edisto Island, South Carolina, I was able to put Jamie on the beach his own sweet self. Lo: