Cracked #258
(November 1990)

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Price
1.75 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly except February, April and June
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Globe Communications Corp.
Barcode
027100062547 11
Editing
Lou Silverstone (credited) (editor); Jerry De Fuccio (credited) (editor); Cliff Mott (credited) (art director, associate editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Severin (signed)
Inks
John Severin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Shut-Ups / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Orehek (signed as Don Orehek)
Inks
Don Orehek (signed as Don Orehek)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You look terrible, Shelley.
Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

Cracked Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Dink Trazy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Brogan (signed)
Inks
Walter Brogan (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Dick Tracy parody.

Cracked Interviews the Simpersons (Table of Contents: 4)

Cracked Interviews / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Silverstone (credited)
Pencils
Gary Fields (credited)
Inks
Gary Fields (credited)
Letters
Gary Fields (credited)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Nanny Dickering

Indexer Notes

Simpsons parody.

The Seventeen Not-So-Deadly Sins! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Phillips Studio (signed)
Pencils
Phillips Studio (signed)
Inks
Phillips Studio (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Outer Space (Table of Contents: 6)

Spies and Saboteurs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)
Pencils
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)
Inks
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)
Letters
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Dork Tracy (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Don Martin (credited) (signed as D. Martin)
Pencils
Don Martin (credited) (signed as D. Martin)
Inks
Don Martin (credited) (signed as D. Martin)
Letters
Don Martin (credited) (signed as D. Martin)

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Dick Tracy parody.

Battle of the Tattoo Artists (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)
Pencils
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)
Inks
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)
Letters
Michael Ricigliano (signed as Ricig)

Genre
humor

Form & Function Q&A Looks at Robo Cop! (Table of Contents: 10)

Form & Function / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rurik Tyler (signed)
Inks
Rurik Tyler (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Totally Recalled (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Brogan (signed)
Inks
Walter Brogan (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the film 'Total Recall.'

Cracked History of Skateboarding (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wagner (signed as R. Wagner)
Inks
Ron Wagner (signed as R. Wagner)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Animal One-Shots (Table of Contents: 13)

One-Shots / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Brown (credited)
Pencils
Michael Ricigliano (credited as Mike Ricigliano)
Inks
Michael Ricigliano (credited as Mike Ricigliano)
Letters
Michael Ricigliano (credited as Mike Ricigliano)

Genre
humor

The Last Issues of Popular Comic Books (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Peter Fitzgerald (credited as Pete Fitzgerald)
Inks
Peter Fitzgerald (credited as Pete Fitzgerald)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parodies of Archie, Heathcliff, Wonder Woman, Richie Rich, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Casper the Friendly Ghost, Conan the Barbarian, Mickey Mouse, Sgt. Rock, Spider-Man, Superman, Tarzan, Batman and Sub-Mariner.

Still More Dick Tracy Bad Guys (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Inks
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Cracked's Uses for Used Computers (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Brown (credited)
Pencils
Michael Ricigliano (credited as Mike Ricigliano)
Inks
Michael Ricigliano (credited as Mike Ricigliano)
Letters
Michael Ricigliano (credited as Mike Ricigliano)

Genre
humor
Reprints

Cracked to the Future Part III (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Frank (credited)
Pencils
John Severin (credited)
Inks
John Severin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody of the film 'Back to the Future Part III.'

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Shut-Ups / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Orehek (credited)
Inks
Don Orehek (credited)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dick, what's your pleasure, the cheese or prune danish?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dick Tracy parody.

Flatsyl P. Topsmythe (Table of Contents: 19)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Inks
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Tinoctin Puts Out the Fire of Athlete's Foot. (Table of Contents: 20)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Pencils
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Inks
John Severin (signed as SEVERIN)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Synopsis
The Hume Torch suffers from athlete's foot.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On back cover.
Human Torch parody.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["You look terrible, Shelley."]
    Shut-Ups
  3. 2. Cracked Contents
  4. 3. Dink Trazy
  5. 4. Cracked Interviews the Simpersons
    Cracked Interviews
  6. 5. The Seventeen Not-So-Deadly Sins!
  7. 6. Outer Space
    Spies and Saboteurs
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters
  9. 8. Dork Tracy
  10. 9. Battle of the Tattoo Artists
  11. 10. Form & Function Q&A Looks at Robo Cop!
    Form & Function
  12. 11. Totally Recalled
  13. 12. Cracked History of Skateboarding
  14. 13. Animal One-Shots
    One-Shots
  15. 14. The Last Issues of Popular Comic Books
  16. 15. Still More Dick Tracy Bad Guys
  17. 16. Cracked's Uses for Used Computers
  18. 17. Cracked to the Future Part III
  19. 18. ["Dick, what's your pleasure, the cheese or prune danish?"]
    Shut-Ups
  20. 19. Flatsyl P. Topsmythe
  21. 20. Tinoctin Puts Out the Fire of Athlete's Foot.
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