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Roadkill Bill – Responsibility

After an awesome weekend of sketching at the Saint Paul Jazz Festival,  pencilling of  Bicyclopolis Book 2 has resumed and continues apace. While you are waiting, here’s a Roadkill Bill comic from many years ago about something that happened many years earlier (PDF). Click on the comic to make it bigger: Streets.mn is a non-profit and is […]

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Keeping Right?

Some years ago a surgeon told me about a time when he rushed from his home to a hospital to perform an emergency surgery. On his way he encountered a driver blocking the left lane who would not move to the right to let him get by. The highway was completely clear as far ahead […]

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The Return of Roadkill Bill

Book I of Bicyclopolis ended last Sunday (archives here). While I complete Bicyclopolis Book II, there will be a brief intermission during which Streets.mn will present  Roadkill Bill, a comic strip about transportation, urban design and the environment from the perspective of a frequently squashed, talking squirrel. Roadkill Bill appeared every week in the now-defunct Pulse […]

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Bicyclopolis: Episode Ten, The Meat Axe

Streets.mn presents Bicyclopolis, a graphic novel by Ken Avidor in serial form. In last week’s episode, Dan and Archie were given a tour inside the city from their new guide Fred Schwinn. This is the last episode of Bicyclopolis Book One. The final book is in the works. Until Bicyclopolis Book Two is completed, there will […]

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Bicyclopolis: Episode Eight, The Gates of Bicyclopolis

Streets.mn presents Bicyclopolis, a graphic novel by Ken Avidor in serial form. In last week’s episode, The Monorail Cult, Dan and Archie learn about Dr. Leon Carlson and the subversive, neo-modernist rebellion against Bicyclopolis. In this week’s episode, our travelers arrive at the gates of Bicyclopolis and get their first glimpse of the city. If you missed […]

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Bicyclopolis: Episode Seven, The Monorail Cult

Streets.mn presents Bicyclopolis, a graphic novel by Ken Avidor in serial form. In last week’s episode, The Siege of Fort Snelling, Sara Raleigh told Dan and Archie more about the history of the founding of  Bicyclopolis. In this week’s episode,  the journey continues south from Metroria to Bicyclopolis. If you missed an episode, you can find links […]

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