G.B. Trudeau

G.B. Trudeau


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in New York, The United States
July 21, 1948

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Garretson Beekman "Garry" Trudeau is an American cartoonist, best known for the Doonesbury comic strip. In 1970, Trudeau's creation of Doonesbury was syndicated by the newly formed Universal Press Syndicate. Today Doonesbury is syndicated to almost 1,400 newspapers worldwide and is accessible online in association with Slate Magazine at doonesbury.com. In 1975, he became the first comic strip artist to win a Pulitzer, traditionally awarded to editorial-page cartoonists. He was also a Pulitzer finalist in 1990. He was nominated for an Oscar in 1977 in the category of Animated Short Film, for A Doonesbury Special, in collaboration with John Hubley and Faith Hubley. A Doonesbury Special eventually won the Cannes Film Festival Jury Special Priz ...more

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Doonesbury's Greatest Hits:...

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4.16 avg rating — 1,614 ratings — published 1978 — 3 editions
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The Doonesbury Chronicles

4.27 avg rating — 827 ratings — published 1975 — 3 editions
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Yuge!: 30 Years of Doonesbu...

4.05 avg rating — 1,022 ratings — published 2016 — 7 editions
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Doonesbury Dossier: The Rea...

4.09 avg rating — 321 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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40: A Doonesbury Retrospective

4.51 avg rating — 209 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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The People's Doonesbury: No...

4.14 avg rating — 196 ratings — published 1981 — 4 editions
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Doonesbury Deluxe: Selected...

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4.10 avg rating — 147 ratings — published 1987 — 2 editions
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In Search of Reagan's Brain...

3.99 avg rating — 155 ratings — published 1981 — 5 editions
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Doonesbury: The Long Road Home

4.28 avg rating — 150 ratings — published 2004 — 9 editions
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The Portable Doonesbury

4.06 avg rating — 142 ratings — published 1993 — 3 editions
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“I've been trying for some time to develop a lifestyle that doesn't require my presence.”
G.B. Trudeau

“After Katrina, I decided it's better to have a President who's competent rather than one who's beer-worthy.

Doonsebury”
G.B. Trudeau

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