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The Roberts: One Retirement Home, Two Serial Killers

3.5 of 5 stars 3.50  ·  rating details  ·  14 ratings  ·  2 reviews
The Boston Strangler and the Zodiac Killer are alive and well living amongst the old and dying of the Shady Land Retirement Center. Surrounded by Bingo tournaments and tea times, these two, notorious serial killers quietly trade "war stories" about their golden years - two seemingly parallel pasts filled with violence and victims. But, while friendly on the outside, they'r ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published February 24th 2009 by Image Comics
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Nicole Bunge
This was an intriguing find for me (when someone dumped their graphic novel collection at Frugal Muse and I scored all those Deadpool trades.) The premise is that both the Boston Strangler and the Zodiac Killer (who were never caught) have reached 'retirement' age, and meet in the old folks home.
Coincidentally, they're both named Robert.

It makes for a very 'Odd Couple' "friendship"- because they are very different psychopaths: one being a loner, the other being a complete sociopath. The author
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Dave
It sounds like the beginning of a joke: The Boston Strangler and the Zodiac Killer meet in an old folk's home... But it's anything but funny for the residents of Shady Lane Retirement Center, when a new resident shows up... and current residents start going down.
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