This week’s action-packed comic is a romantic thriller with a noir edge. There are bullets, a bar fight, a breakup, and even an existential crisis—not bad for 12 panels! If you’ve never read Joe Lambert’s work, you’re in for a treat. Joe is an exceptionally talented cartoonist whose books include I Will Bite You and Annie Sullivan and the Trials of Helen Keller.
Previous 12 Panel Pitch features:
Lost and Found, a romantic comedy
Radiant, a historical drama
Spy Mice, an animated family adventure
Vampires vs. Zombies, the title says it all
Oh, Brother, My, Sister!, a romantic comedy about a very close family
Meek, robots anxiously await their maker in this sci-fi classic
Neko the Cat: a Japanese horror film with a lot of cats
TODAY IN SLATE
I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.
Yes, Black Families Tend to Spank More. That Doesn’t Mean It’s Good for Black Kids.
Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You
If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter
The Best Way to Organize Your Fridge
The GOP’s Focus on Fake Problems
Why candidates like Scott Walker are building campaigns on drug tests for the poor and voter ID laws.
Giving Up on Goodell
How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.