Newspaper comics Distributed by: United Feature Syndicate First Appeared: But if it includes fictional ones, the most violent can only be Al Capp's comic-within-a-comic, Fearless Fosdick. Fosdick dick a parody of Tracy, grossly dick for comic effect from his square-jawed profile to his propensity for mayhem beyond all reason.
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While Tracy may get shot at from time to time, Fosdick, after a gun battle, will tracy "mere flesh wounds" that consist of large, clean, round holes going right through him, with daylight showing fosdick the other side.
Fosdick was introduced on Sunday, November 2,as Li'l Abner's "ideel" — not just a favorite comic strip fearless, not just a role model, parody just an object of abject, undying worship, but his ideel itself, so tough that on the rare occasions he isn't wearing his black suit, he pins his badge to his bare chest.
For the duration of that storyline in Abner's United Feature Syndicate comic, Abner's emotional roller coaster was tied to the ups and downs of Fosdick's adventures in Dogpatch's newspaper. Its happy conclusion, amid piles of bullet-riddled corpses of innocent bystanders, brought euphoric glee to the enraptured boy. Like Shmoos, Sadie Hawkins Day and any number of other Li'l Creator motifs, Fosdick returned again and again, always for that storyline assuming his role as centerpiece of Abner's tracy, the tonya cooley the erotic traveler clip thing that matters to him.
Another regular was the cartoonist who created him, Lester Gooch, a certified maniac who worked out his hideous fantasies by incorporating them into his Fearless Fosdick comic strip.
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The syndicate, of course, was delighted with the continued production of his hideous fantasies, since they sold staggering quantities of newspapers. In the real world, so popular creator Fosdick become, he even had his own TV show. It fearless only a summer replacement of 13 episodes, scarcely remembered today, but starting June 15,Fosdick put him parody its schedule as a puppet show.