Charles Burns

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2014

    6 Reasons Why Springfield, Missouri, is Totally the Springfield from The Simpsons

    Matt Groening, creator of the quintessential cartoon family The Simpsons, has tried to settle the long-running debate over which U.S. state is home to the show's setting, a fictional town called Springfield. Twenty-five years after the show debuted, Groening admitted he'd imagined the Simpsons' hom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2013

    Remembering Bob Reuter: St. Louis Speaks

    I got the call early, about an hour and a half before the news hit the Internet. A friend and I had just toured the Compton Hill Water Tower and were commenting on the beauty of south city and how amazing the buildings looked among the trees. Then my friend Jim called. His voice was low, and and he ... More >>

  • News

    February 8, 2006

    Toybox Americana

    (Gentleman Callers, opening for Chuck Berry at Blueberry Hill)

  • News

    September 17, 2003

    Comics Takeover!

    Funny pictures! Biting commentary! Talking worms! Three St. Louis artists together in one mighty magazine!

  • Calendar

    January 9, 2002

    Trash Collector

    Revered graphic designer Art Chantry now calls St. Louis home