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If you read this blog, then you know I hate what we call “Obit” cartoons. They’re usually taking place at the Pearly Gates and lacking all imagination. But after getting this idea I couldn’t resist doing an obit cartoon on Liz Taylor.
When I was a kid I couldn’t figure out what all the fuss was about. Everytime I was in a checkout line there was some tabloid with a story about her. I couldn’t think of anything she had done to be famous. Now I know she’s done a couple of movies or something and married like a gazillion guys, including former Senator John Warner.
Here’s the rough.