Since 1985, in various formats, SLANT -- an independent voice based in Richmond's Fan District -- has offered its readers original commentary on politics and popular culture, including cartoons and selected sundries. Warning: Sometimes that means satirical content. All rights are reserved.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Mr. Natural's Fan League days
Speaking of R. Crumb, from 1979 to 1983 the Biograph Theatre's team in the Fan District Softball League was called the Naturals. Out of deference to the artist, we did obtain written permission from Crumb to use his character Mr. Natural as our team mascot.