The Boondocks: Because I Know You Don't Read the Newspaper, Volume 1

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Andrews McMeel Publishing, Aug 1, 2000 - Humor - 128 pages
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The Boondocks took the syndication world by storm. The notoriety landed Boondocks creator Aaron McGruder in publications ranging from Time magazine to People magazine which named him one of the "25 Most Intriguing People of '99. Centered around the experiences of two young African-American boys, Huey and Riley, who move from inner-city Chicago to the suburbs (or the "boondocks" to them), the strip fuses hip-hop sensibilities with Japanese anime-style drawings and a candid discussion of race. Funny yet revealing, the combination of superb art and envelope-pushing content provides one of the most unique strips ever.
 

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Contents

Section 1
19
Section 2
29
Section 3
34
Section 4
37
Section 5
71
Section 6
85
Section 7
88
Section 8
89
Section 9
91
Section 10
94
Section 11
125
Section 12
129
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About the author (2000)

McGruder has become a widely heard and respected commentator on race, politics, and entertainment. The cartoonist was born in Chicago but grew up in racially diverse Columbia, Maryland. The Boondocks first saw print in the student newspaper at the University of Maryland where he majored in Afro-American studies.

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