Posts Tagged ‘carlos castellanos’

And the survey says….

Saturday, August 9th, 2008

Illustration by Carlos Castellanos © 2008

We’d like to thank everyone who participated in our survey, we appreciate the time and effort.

The survey was conducted with 150 participants, and while most the results weren’t completely surprising to us, one in particular stands out to me. Most voted Tía Carmen 24% to Gracie 16% as a favorite character with Baldo not (more…)

Crickets, Carlos & Comic Marketing 2.0 On Comics Coast to Coast podcast

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Well, Brian over at Comics Coast to Coast called me up and had me on the show again. My being on the show was a last minute decision as the scheduled guest had to pull a no show, but we had a blast as usual and had great fun. We tried to touch on some marketing stuff, and even managed to drag Justin into the land of twitter. If you have no clue what I’m talking about, you need to tune in, these guys are a riot. And the crickets were pretty awesome too.

Listen to the show here.

Auto Y Rod, what’s in a name?

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

We get a lot of email about ‘Auto Y Rod’, the name of the auto parts store where Baldo works. Here’s the latest inquire from one of our readers. Megan writes:

“Why is the store called Auto Y Rod? Did Mr. Rod have a partner named Auto at one point and the “y” is “and”? Is his name Auto Y. Rod? Is it a play on words (Auto Y Rod, Inc = Autoerotic, is the one my husband has suggested)? We cannot figure it out and it drives me nuts. Can you help?!”