Weird Love #2 - That's the Way I Like It!
(December 2015)

IDW, 2015 Series
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Price
29.99 USD
Pages
168
On-sale Date
2015-12-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
IDW Publishing
Brand
Yoe Comics; IDW
ISBN
978-1-62302-883-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781631404764
Editing
Craig Yoe (editor); Clizia Gussoni (editor)

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints

[?] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Pete Costanza ?
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Detail from splash page. On endpapers. This reprint suggests Costanza, while indexation for original publication suggests Bob Forgione.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sharon" I...I think I'm falling in love with you!
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from page 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Perlin
Inks
Don Perlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arooo!
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Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from page 6.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
... but your beard is like sandpaper...
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from page 7.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Contents (Table of Contents: 6)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Funk Is Where You Find It ... (Table of Contents: 7)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Michelle Nolan
Letters
typeset

Thrill Crazy! (Table of Contents: 8)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Anderson
Inks
Harry Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Cover art credit from Gary L. Watson, through his cover submission on 17 June 2014.

I Won't Cheat Again (Table of Contents: 9)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Avison
Inks
Al Avison
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Bald
Inks
Ken Bald
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Flirtation on Wheels (Table of Contents: 12)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Will He Kiss Me? (Table of Contents: 13)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano ?
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Credits per Nick Caputo, November 2015.

Two-Faced Woman! (Table of Contents: 14)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Bald ?
Inks
Ken Bald ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Too Fat to Frug (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-367
Genre
romance
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Indexer Notes

Unknown art per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Tony Tallarico on pencils and inks.

Men You Shouldn't Marry (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
"Men who drink heavily," flirts, "inveterate gamblers," and men who show "signs of neuroticism."
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I Was a Border Racket Girl! (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Two-Faced Woman! (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Costanza ?
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint suggests Costanza as the artist. Previous indexation suggests Bob Forgione.

Love Dancing (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Cappello ?
Inks
Art Cappello ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-4050
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint uncertain about the artist identity.

Flirtation On Wheels (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ric Estrada (signed)
Inks
Ric Estrada
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Pam Rogers; Adam Wilson; Don (trailer bum); Pam's Parents; Miss Green (teacher); Mrs. Easton (Adam's grandmother); Newspaper Vendor
Synopsis
Pam's father is an engineer and is transferred frequently around the country. The family lives in a trailer and Pam enters one high school after another. The kids call her trailer trash. At a new school, Adam takes an interest in her but she lies to him about her background, fearing he may drop her if the truth is known. She says she's wealthy Mrs. Easton's grandaughter. He knows she is not because he is Mrs. Easton's grandson. He dates her, falls in love, and proposes. They plan marriage after graduation and his service in the armed forces.
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A Monster's Kisses (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Vince Colletta ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1560
Genre
romance
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I Was Too Beautiful (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
Iger Shop
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Carole Allison; Dr. Dave Walsh; Mr. Allison; Mrs. Allison; Mr. Fordyce; Mrs. Fordyce; Wally
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Thrill Crazy (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
Bob Rogers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Marsha; Chuck; Ellen Martin; Tom Andrews; Tony Manton
Synopsis
Marsha pulls crazy stunts to win the approval of her wild gang of peers, to the disgust of steady pharmacist Tom. She goes along on a trip to a mountain cabin, and has to flee the lecherous advances of her escort Chuck. She calls Tom for aid, but they’re stopped by the police on the drive home. Marsha’s a minor and Chuck is nearly arrested. Marsha confesses all to the authorities and her father and vows to cultivate a better group of friends. She also starts dating Tom.
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Mail-Order Marriage (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint claims the source being Lovelorn #123 (April-May 1962).

Leader of the Pack (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Art Cappello ?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-103
Genre
romance
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Lady in a Jam (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Cooper
Inks
Sam Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
romance
Characters
Davy Jones; Jay Lawton; Nolan Murray; Eula Holman [Undine]
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Love Slaves (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Jan; Julia; Inspector Godenoff
Synopsis
Julia and her boyfriend Jan are put in a labor camp behind the Iron Curtain. When Jan tries to defend Julia from Inspector Godenoff’s lecherous advances, he is beaten. Jan and Julia escape together and cross the border to freedom.
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I Was a Waterfront Girl (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Bill Ward
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

Genre
romance
Characters
Arline Lawrence; Bart Carroll; Beachcomber Bill; Gates; Mike; Sal Benson
Reprints
Keywords
Tralu

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

Here's Your...Heart Clinic! (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Beck ?; Pete Costanza ?
Inks
Dick Beck ?; Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton (logo); ?

Characters
The Mender of Broken Hearts
Synopsis
"Medical science knows all sorts of clinics--for every ailment to which the human race is prey! But now we're dealing with the science of romance--and here's a Heart Clinic which can accomplish wonders! Read this captivating story--learn how the clinic operates for you and others like you--and meet the Mender of Broken Hearts!"
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Indexer Notes

This reprint suggesting Constanza and Beck as the artists.

I Was a Child Bride (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Avison
Inks
Al Avison
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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The Hand Holder (Table of Contents: 31)

Isabel's Inventions / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
A-559
Genre
romance
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Stay Away from Married Men (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
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Lonely Week-End (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Staton (signed as JS)
Inks
Joe Staton (signed as JS)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-3031
Genre
romance
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I Married a Monster! (Table of Contents: 34)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Perlin
Pencils
Don Perlin
Inks
Don Perlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-1946
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits by Don Perlin with the statement "Joe Gill had a heart attack and the editor asked some of the artist to help out until Joe recouped". A character in the story wears a Popeye t-shirt.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte; Iger Shop
Inks
John Forte; Iger Shop
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You must be terribly tired!
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from page 7.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte; Iger Shop
Inks
John Forte; Iger Shop
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nobody ever says I'm kind or good or smart!
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from page 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
Bob Rogers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're a real hot number, Marsha!
Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Enlarged detail from splash page. On endpapers.

[The comic book industry's most obscure and outrageous stories!] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [?]
  3. 2. ["Sharon" I...I think I'm falling in love with you!"]
  4. 3. ["Arooo!"]
  5. 4. ["... but your beard is like sandpaper..."]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Contents
  8. 7. Funk Is Where You Find It ...
  9. 8. Thrill Crazy!
  10. 9. I Won't Cheat Again
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. Flirtation on Wheels
  14. 13. Will He Kiss Me?
  15. 14. Two-Faced Woman!
  16. 15. Too Fat to Frug
  17. 16. Men You Shouldn't Marry
  18. 17. I Was a Border Racket Girl!
  19. 18. Two-Faced Woman!
  20. 19. Love Dancing
  21. 20. Flirtation On Wheels
  22. 21. A Monster's Kisses
  23. 22. I Was Too Beautiful
  24. 23. Thrill Crazy
  25. 24. Mail-Order Marriage
  26. 25. Leader of the Pack
  27. 26. Lady in a Jam
  28. 27. Love Slaves
  29. 28. I Was a Waterfront Girl
  30. 29. Here's Your...Heart Clinic!
  31. 30. I Was a Child Bride
  32. 31. The Hand Holder
    Isabel's Inventions
  33. 32. Stay Away from Married Men
  34. 33. Lonely Week-End
  35. 34. I Married a Monster!
  36. 35. ["You must be terribly tired!"]
  37. 36. ["Nobody ever says I'm kind or good or smart!"]
  38. 37. ["You're a real hot number, Marsha!"]
  39. 38. [The comic book industry's most obscure and outrageous stories!]
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