In Ladies Don’t Like Dinosaurs by Natasha Alterici, the doubtful speculation inherent within the title is examined! A PDF of this 2018 mini-comic is out there without cost obtain thorough Alterici’s Gumroad.
Ladies Don’t Like Dinosaurs
In response to a observe on Alterici’s Gumroad, this was the primary comedian she made (though you will have greater than seemingly turn out to be acquainted with her work by way of books like Heathen within the intervening years).
The story appears to be set in 1993 or 1994, when Jurassic Park tie-in merchandise included a line of Kenner toys that featured “Detachable Dino Injury™ Wounds” – items of the toy dinosaur that pulled away to disclose gory accidents (no surprise these items went extinct, they’re simply falling aside).
In Ladies Don’t Like Dinosaurs, the protagonist has discovered her neighbor enjoying with two of the toys, however when she makes an attempt to affix him, he asserts that ladies aren’t eager about dinosaurs (regardless of the plain proof on the contrary).
With none toys of her personal to play with, the protagonist is left with none choices, on condition that dinosaurs now not roam the earth…
…or do they?
Loads extra to discover
Along with Ladies Don’t Like Dinosaurs, Alterici’s Gumroad additionally contains a number of different comics, together with a preorder for Oksana! Dressed to Kill: a Killing Eve Style Paper Doll Zine, a paper zine that can ship in July.
And preorders are stay: Oksana! Dressed to Kill: a Killing Eve Style Paper Doll Fan Zine. Orders ship in early July. GO! https://t.co/y9gkQQwg5i pic.twitter.com/FwkuxT3vdb
— Natasha Alterici (@Alterici) June 8, 2021
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