Filing Cabinet of the Damned

Sunday, December 11, 2005

I Are Smart-o-fied: Educational Comics

Comics, long derided for their lack of erudition or educational merit, can teach those who care to learn.

Here are a few things comics have taught me.

Cowboys are atheists.
(Theological insight courtesy of Avengers #142)

Art school is hilarious.
(Truth courtesy of Eightball)

And the squid, while lowly, is capable of using air jets to shoot itself across a city.
(This moment in science brought to you by Mister Miracle #1)

Who knew?

You did, if you read comics.

Comics: The Back Door to Smartification and Brainiacitude.