I’ve had my eye on Thatababy for a while now, and it has been working its way up into my favorite comic strips.
Then, this strip from last week solidified its place in my “must-reads.”
As a song I’ve been jamming to this summer, I certainly didn’t expect this Daft Punk reference to pop up on my GoComics homepage. Because it was so unexpected and so hilariously illustrated, it truly made me laugh out loud. I’ve mentioned before that I get a kick out of seeing pop culture references show up in comic strips. I think it’s clever when cartoonists blend today’s reality with fantasy, and this is something that Thatababy cartoonist Paul Trap does well.
Here are a few of my favorite examples: