The Comics Industry Reflects On… The Death Of Nelson Mandela


“You know that you are really famous the day that you discover you have become a comic character” – Nelson Mandela

Bay2ceCCMAEN5SE.jpg largeFrom South African cartoonist Zapiro, after Mandela stepped down as President of South Africa, reflecting Mandela’s humility. “Aikona” roughly translates as “no way, man”.

























And a final word, again from Zapiro.


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Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.