The Boston Globe wrote a very nice article about GIL today.
From the Globe:
The four Family Circus kids are cute and cheeky, their innocent comments and meandering adventures prompting sighs and headshaking from their white-collar father and homemaking mother.
And Gil? He’s chubby, gap-toothed, not too bright, and his working-class parents are divorced.
The central character of a new syndicated comic strip penned by Plainville cartoonist Norm Feuti, the 8-year-old bucks the idealized tradition of the comic pages, representing the norm of many 21st-century American families.
“I always wanted to do a family strip that was more down-to-earth,’’ said 41-year-old Feuti, a full-time cartoonist who also created the syndicated comic “Retail.’’
You can read the rest of the article on the Globe’s website at www.boston.com.