From the Federal Bureau of Shut Up
July 13, 2012 12:40 AM Subscribe
posted by oneswellfoop (18 comments total)
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Shaenon K. Garrity, who has more expertise than most with the humorous depiction of the paranormal and government black-ops from her webcomics Narbonic*
and Skin Horse**
uses it to do a weekly twelve-panel MAD magazine-ish recap of episodes of The X-Files in "Monster of the Week"
. So far: Pilot or They Haven't Invented the Theme Song Yet
, Deep Throat or Deep Throat Is Barely Even In This Episode
and Squeeze or The First Monster Of The Week
This fills the gap left by the blog-form Mulder's Big Adventure
), done by Mefi's Own cortex and secretariat but abandoned without even finishing Season One and replaced with a Markov chain
. (I wanted to see them do the Clyde Bruckman and Jose Chung episodes, dammit!) For more serious recappery, tor.com has Re-Opening the X-Files
, now halfway through Season 4.
* featuring a 2nd generation mad scientist, superintelligent gerbils, a demon expelled from Hell and a swashbuckling forensic linguist - completed a 6 year story arc, now in reruns.
** following operatives for a super-secret agency tasked with various cryptozoological tasks, including a talking dog, a patchwork zombie, a helicopter with the brain of a dead gamer and a cross-dressing human - co-authored with Jeffrey Channing Wells and co-hosted at GoComics