We’re back with another regular episode of the House to Astonish podcast, with tons of of comics news from the past couple of weeks.
Tuesday was, as we all know, National Gorilla Suit Day. A brief synopsis for the latecomers: Back in the 1960s, MAD Cartoonist Don Martin told a tale in which benighted protagonist Fester Bestertester rails against a fake holiday invented by the gorilla suit manufacturers’ cabal in order to sell their product, and is hilariously punished for this affront in a myriad of ways. He named January 31 is National Gorilla Suit Day.
We’ve all done it. We take turns being That Guy. Fans, pros, even Peter Weller.