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 offered totally free obtain thorough Alterici’s Gumroad.
Ladies Don’t Like Dinosaurs
In line with a notice on Alterici’s Gumroad, this was the primary comedian she made (though you may have greater than possible become familiar with her work through 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 marvel these items went extinct, they’re simply falling aside).
In Ladies Don’t Like Dinosaurs, the protagonist has discovered her neighbor taking part in with two of the toys, however when she makes an attempt to affix him, he asserts that women aren’t enthusiastic about dinosaurs (regardless of the apparent 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?
A lot 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 Vogue Paper Doll Zine, a paper zine that may ship in July.
— Natasha Alterici (@Alterici) June 8, 2021
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