(1993)

Rip Off Press, 1993 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
0 FREE
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Doug Wheeler; Kathe Todd
Color:
Black and White
Dimensions:
8-1/2" tall x 5-1/2" wide
Paper Stock:
Matte White paper

Issue Notes

Black & white ashcan edition, missing MAGNECOM logo & cover price.


[Ant & Grasshopper] (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael T Gilbert
Inks:
Michael T Gilbert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

Cover is parody of Aesop's "The Ant & the Grasshopper," showing more Gilbert art on right edge than the regular edition.

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The Assembly of Victimized Animals (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated; Aesop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Bill Messner-Loebs
Inks:
Bill Messner-Loebs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Messner-Loebs

Genre:
humor; biography; satire-parody
Characters:
Aesop
Synopsis:
The animals killed, maimed, and tortured in various Aesop's Fables take their revenge on Aesop.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

List of the Defilers (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Kathe Todd

Indexer Notes

Credits page; ashcan edition missing spot illo by Delfin Barral, plus does not mention MAGNECOM

The Crocodiles Who Wanted a King (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Eric Vincent
Inks:
Eric Vincent
Colors:
?
Letters:
Eric Vincent

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; satire-parody
Characters:
Cronus
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fable; Mythology

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Frogs Who Wanted a King"

The Tortoise and the Hare (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Jill Thompson
Inks:
Jill Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jill Thompson

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Fox and the Swallow (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Kelley Jones
Inks:
Kelley Jones
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Musician (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
David Gatzmer
Inks:
David Gatzmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
David Gatzmer

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Warhorse and the U.S. Postal Employee (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Kevin Atkinson
Inks:
Kevin Atkinson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Kevin Atkinson

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Soldier and the Warhorse"; ashcan edition has spelling errors

The Dog and His Bone (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Phil Foglio
Inks:
Phil Foglio
Colors:
?
Letters:
Phil Foglio

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Ant and the Grasshopper (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Joe Staton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Staton

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Fox and the Masks (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Ken Meyer Jr.
Inks:
Ken Meyer Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ken Meyer Jr.

Genre:
humor; religious; satire-parody
Characters:
Pat Robertson; Donald Wildmon; Jimmy Swaggart
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Country Rat and the Laboratory Rat (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Delfin Barral
Inks:
Delfin Barral
Colors:
?
Letters:
Delfin Barral

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Country Rat and the City Rat"

About the Author (Aesop) (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated; Aesop / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Charles Vess
Inks:
Charles Vess
Colors:
?
Letters:
Kathe Todd

Genre:
humor; biography; satire-parody
Characters:
Aesop
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

false biography of Aesop

The Wolf Who Cried Sheep (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Linda Medley
Inks:
Linda Medley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Boy Who Cried 'Wolf!'"

The Dogs and the Hides (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Earl Geier
Inks:
Earl Geier
Colors:
?
Letters:
Earl Geier

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name; ashcan edtion has second punchline not in regular edition

The NRA in Sheep's Clothing (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Mark Badger
Inks:
Mark Badger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mark Badger

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Jesse Helms
Reprints:
Keywords:
fables; politics

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing"

The Mouse and the Lion (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Batton Lash
Inks:
Batton Lash
Colors:
?
Letters:
Batton Lash

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Elephant and Aphrodite (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Rick Geary
Inks:
Rick Geary
Colors:
?
Letters:
Rick Geary; Molly Kiely

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "Aphrodite and the Weasel"

The Exploding Frogs (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Bill Koeb
Inks:
Bill Koeb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Koeb

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Frogs at War"

The Pet Store and the Chinese Restaurant (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Bernie Mireault
Inks:
Bernie Mireault
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bernie Mireault

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Dogs in Winter"

The Frog and the Snake (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gray Morrow; Molly Kiely

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable; fairy tales

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The North Wind and the Sun (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Matt Howarth
Inks:
Matt Howarth
Colors:
?
Letters:
Matt Howarth

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Hares and Dr. Kevorkian (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Shannon Wheeler
Inks:
Shannon Wheeler
Colors:
?
Letters:
Shannon Wheeler

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Dr. Kevorkian
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Frogs in Despair"

The Ant and the Dove (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Tom Yeates
Inks:
Tom Yeates
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Yeates; Molly Kiely

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Grasshopper and the Swallow"

The Boastful Wick (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop
Pencils:
Mark Lester
Inks:
Ken Lester
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mark Lester; Ken Lester

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name

The Crow and the Pitcher (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler; Aesop; Hans Christian Andersen
Pencils:
P Craig Russell
Inks:
P Craig Russell
Colors:
?
Letters:
P Craig Russell; Molly Kiely

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Little Dutch Boy
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable; fairy tales

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop Fable of the same name; ashcan edition has "OP. 38" at bottom of page, not in regular edition.

The Country Maid and Her Comics Collection (Table of Contents)

Classics Desecrated / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doug Wheeler
Pencils:
Steve Smith
Inks:
Steve Smith
Colors:
?
Letters:
Steve Smith

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Donald Trump
Reprints:
Keywords:
fable

Indexer Notes

parody of Aesop's "The Country Maid"; ashcan version printed in b&w

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Ant & Grasshopper]
    Classics Desecrated
  2. 1. The Assembly of Victimized Animals
    Classics Desecrated; Aesop
  3. 2. List of the Defilers
  4. 3. The Crocodiles Who Wanted a King
    Classics Desecrated
  5. 4. The Tortoise and the Hare
    Classics Desecrated
  6. 5. The Fox and the Swallow
    Classics Desecrated
  7. 6. The Musician
    Classics Desecrated
  8. 7. The Warhorse and the U.S. Postal Employee
    Classics Desecrated
  9. 8. The Dog and His Bone
    Classics Desecrated
  10. 9. The Ant and the Grasshopper
    Classics Desecrated
  11. 10. The Fox and the Masks
    Classics Desecrated
  12. 11. The Country Rat and the Laboratory Rat
    Classics Desecrated
  13. 12. About the Author (Aesop)
    Classics Desecrated; Aesop
  14. 13. The Wolf Who Cried Sheep
    Classics Desecrated
  15. 14. The Dogs and the Hides
    Classics Desecrated
  16. 15. The NRA in Sheep's Clothing
    Classics Desecrated
  17. 16. The Mouse and the Lion
    Classics Desecrated
  18. 17. The Elephant and Aphrodite
    Classics Desecrated
  19. 18. The Exploding Frogs
    Classics Desecrated
  20. 19. The Pet Store and the Chinese Restaurant
    Classics Desecrated
  21. 20. The Frog and the Snake
    Classics Desecrated
  22. 21. The North Wind and the Sun
    Classics Desecrated
  23. 22. The Hares and Dr. Kevorkian
    Classics Desecrated
  24. 23. The Ant and the Dove
    Classics Desecrated
  25. 24. The Boastful Wick
    Classics Desecrated
  26. 25. The Crow and the Pitcher
    Classics Desecrated
  27. 26. The Country Maid and Her Comics Collection
    Classics Desecrated
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Doug M. Wheeler