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Interview With FoxTrot’s Bill Amend

Cartoonist Bill Amend and FoxTrot occupy some rare territory. The comic strip just turned 22 years old – for historical perspective, it debuted seven months before the NES Action Set – and its 39th collection, FoxTrot Sundaes, was released this month. And yet despite being a newspaper comic by a self-described “dinosaur,” FoxTrot holds a special [...]
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