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Milk and Cheese: Dairy Products Gone Bad

3.87  ·  Rating Details ·  156 Ratings  ·  16 Reviews
A carton of hate. A wedge of spite. A comic book of idiotic genius. The Eisner Award-winning dairy duo returns in this deluxe hardcover collecting every single, stupid Milk and Cheese comic ever made from 1989-2010 along with a sh*t-ton of supplemental awesomeness. This has everything you need! Don''t judge it - love it! Or else!
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published January 3rd 2012 by Dark Horse Originals (first published November 29th 2011)
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Jason Pettus
The Chicago Public Library recently established a partnership with online content sharing service Hoopla, which among other things means I suddenly have access to several thousand old comics I've never read before, including most of the back catalog of Dark Horse, Top Shelf and Boom! Studios. This latest one, the legendary absurdist comic book Milk and Cheese by Evan Dorkin, first started getting published my junior year in college, which is nearly a perfect age to start reading this kind of sma ...more
Ben Brackett
Dec 05, 2011 Ben Brackett rated it it was ok
I couldn't really take the collected works. Fine individually, but a bit grating all together.
Sharon Tyler
Nov 26, 2011 Sharon Tyler rated it it was ok
Milk and Cheese: Dairy Products Gone Bad by Evan Dorkin is a graphic novel that will be released on December 21 2011. This hardcover volume will contain the collected works from the series, everything released between 1989 and 2010. This Eisner Winning comic is about two drunk and violent dairy products that insult and beat down just about anyone that crossed their path. Some have dubbed this comic a book of idiotic genius.

Milk and Cheese: Dairy Products Gone Badmade me realize that I must be ge
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Brian Clopper
Jan 08, 2016 Brian Clopper rated it it was ok
Evan Dorkin is a cartoonist I admire. I've picked up just about everything he's done since finding his Pirate Corps series back in the day.

Milk and Cheese was a project I liked a great deal in my twenties, but now as a grown-up, it was arduous to make my way through this collection. It goes for such easy targets, is filled with such juvenile spite, and ultimately fails as a property that has anything to say to anyone outside of folks who are young and angry and fourteen years old. Yeah, early o
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Ollie
Jan 04, 2017 Ollie rated it it was ok
You know that saying that too much of a good thing is never good for you? Try consuming milk and cheese in large quantities and see what happens. I’ll be waiting while you’re finishing up in the bathroom.
Strangely, the same thing applies to Milk and Cheese by Evan Dorkin. Mostly because on its own Milk and Cheese is a very cool concept: an angry, violent, foul-mouthed anthropomorphic piece of cheese and carton of milk hate on everything– drugs, porn, alcoholism, standup, comics, elitism, etc. T
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Greg
Apr 07, 2014 Greg rated it liked it
I think I saw this mentioned in a comic I was reading by Scott Allie saying that this was the best thing Dark Horse ever published. Seemed intriguing. I'm still not really sure what to make of this. I will admit I found it funny at times and I appreciated some of the cultural references though I also know some of them from the earlier strips definitely went over my head. As far as social commentary, I felt it was often spot on but also kind of unnecessary. I didn't find any of the messages to be ...more
Matthew
Feb 13, 2012 Matthew rated it liked it
I may have gone into this with expectations too high. A comics podcast I listen to has been raving about this for weeks so I checked it out. It can be really funny, but much of the humor is really of its time (a lot of the book was written in the 90's) and doesn't hold up too well. Also, these are not the kinds of strips you can really read back-to-back. The jokes get pretty repetitive so if you do pick this up I suggest reading it in short bursts instead of in one or two sittings like I did. In ...more
Russell Grant
Jan 27, 2014 Russell Grant rated it it was amazing
It's Milk & Cheese. It's awesome.

Some are complaining that it's a one joke strip. OF COURSE IT'S A ONE JOKE STRIP! It's a really good joke, and I doubt you'll find as much truth in other books that you find under that one Milk & Cheese joke. I doubt Dorkin would want to admit to the amount of truth in this book. Having all the work in one place really shows Dorkins evolution as an artist. It's also laugh out loud funny.

So don't read it one sitting, savour it over many sittings. Savour th
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Erik
May 27, 2012 Erik marked it as did-not-finish
Repetitive, violent, repetitive, angry, violent, violent, repetitive, angry...

This got so mind-blowingly old I had to put it down. Too bad, because visually the book has lots to offer. 2/3 is as far as I got, and I probably could have ended at 1/3. No bueno.
Derek Parker
Nov 29, 2011 Derek Parker rated it it was amazing
Reread all the Milk and Cheese stories for our podcast interview with Evan Dorkin. The conversation was in two parts:
http://comicsalternative.com/comics-a...
http://comicsalternative.com/comics-a...
Merzbau
Sep 22, 2014 Merzbau rated it it was amazing
loved this comic back in the day, still think it's great
MERV GRIFFIN!
Philip
Dec 08, 2011 Philip rated it really liked it
Shelves: humor
Fun stuff. The brevity of each story (which range from 1-8 pages) and the one-note nature of the characters make this ideal bathroom reading.
Kevin Gentilcore
Mar 01, 2016 Kevin Gentilcore rated it really liked it
Milk and Cheese are my spirit animals.
Kayla Eklund
Nov 19, 2011 Kayla Eklund rated it it was ok
Shelves: couldnt-finish
This isn't the greatest comic I've read. It just seems like it's trying to hard to be funny. Milk and Cheese got a couple chuckles out of me with their crazy antics, but that's about it.
Jessica
Nov 25, 2011 Jessica rated it it was ok
Shelves: comics, own
Loved the over the top humor when I was younger. Comes off as a bit much collected in this volume.
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