I'll be at the Book Broker Saturday May 5th for Free Comic Book Day. I'll have some new prints to take with me.

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Found this old picture from 2009.

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Our buddy Joseph Morris is celebrating both his birthday and his own TORC press day today. We wish him well on his milestone birthday. Be sure to buy some of his stuff today. With much love, Straw Man.

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David Branstetter to TORC Press

Happy birthday and Happy TORC day.

Last call for the return of the Jedi Coffee mug. This is the final artwork that I will be sending for print. Right now I'm ordering only two extras. The cups are 10 dollars and they will not have the red interior. Also the original art is for sale if you are interested.

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I wanted to publish a collection of the "Now I'll ask you one" series that Dave Sim and I did a few years ago. My website was hacked and I had to erase the old one. So I was afraid my responses to Dave's messages would be lost. Fortunately I was able to find the entire series on the wayback machine. So I plan on collecting this later in the year into a digest size book. So that's good news!

Ha! two posts in one day. Here's a "Machine Man" that I was working on a few years ago for the "Line it is Drawn" but never finished it. I started on it again for Kirby's 100th birthday. Please enjoy!

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for some reason I decided to ink up these sketches.

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Lucky me! I won an autographed misprint of Batvark #1

Hey guys I'll be at the Evansville museum selling my wares. Be there or be square. Or rectangular. I don't care!

Sat 11:00 AM CDTEvansville Museum of Arts, History & ScienceEvansville, IN
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I was looking through this article on CBR about real life superheroes and did not see Mr. Silent on the list. Mr. Silent has a brief cameo in Straw Man #9.…/…

Mr. Silent is an American Real Life Superheroin Indianapolis, Indiana. Due to lack of activity or public appearances, it can be inferred that he has since retired. Mr. Silent took to the streets as a part of the Justice society of justice, or JSJ. He and his affiliates are mostly concerned with vio...

Thought this would be fun...

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Hey guys, my website was hacked a few months ago and we are working on a new one to replace it. Do you have any suggestions for layout or content? visit

Straw Man updated their cover photo.
May 29, 2017
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Always wanted to do my own version of this song... "Straw Man... Come together with your hands... Save me, I'm together with your plan..."

Music video by Soundgarden performing Spoonman. (C) 1994 A&M Records