Mad #473 January 2007

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    The Mad 20 Dumbest People, Events and Things of 2006!
    • 1. The Iraq War - "The Iraqi Quagmire Chess Set" - (ad parody)
      (written by Jacob Lambert / sculpture by Hermann Mejia / Irving Schild photos)
    • 2. Bode Miller at the Olympics - "Sports Inebriated" - (Sports Illustrated magazine cover parody)
      (written by Joe Raiola and Charlie Kadau / Scott Bricher art)
    • 3. The Cheney Hunting Accident - "Greeting from Armstrong Ranch, You'll be Blown Away!"
      (postcard parody) (Mark Stutzman art / idea by Teresa Burns Parkhurst)
    • 4. Richard Hatch Vs. the I.R.S. - "Prison Freak" -
      (Prison Break TV poster parody) (Irving Schild and AP & Wide World photos)
    • 5. Zinedine Zidane - "Jerk-in-the-Box by Mental"
      (Mattel toy parody) (written by Scott Maiko / Mick Coulas art)
    • 6. Ann Coulter - "Basest Instinct" - (Basic Instinct movie poster parody)
    • 7. Mel Gibson - "Mel Kampf" - (Mein Kampf book cover parody) (written by Adam Rust)
    • 8. Tainted Spinach - "Fecal Farms - Organic Outbreak Blend" (ad parody)
      (written by Scott Maiko / Jack Syracuse art)
    • 9. YouTube - A Streaming Pile of Sh*t (written by Jacob Lambert)
    • 10. Floyd Landis - "Landis' End" - (Lands' End magazine cover parody)
      (written by Jeff Kruse and Harrison Greenbaum / Scott Bricher art / AP & Wide World photos)
    • 11. North Korea Tests the Bomb - "KimCity" -
      (SimCity computer game parody) (Tom Richmond art)
    • 12. The Muhammad Cartoon Controversy - "Muslims Gone Wild" -
      (Girls Gone Wild video parody) (written by Scott Maiko / AP & Wide World photos)
    • 13. Barry Bonds, Home Run King - "The Natural" -
      (The Unnatural movie poster parody) (written by Jacob Lambert / Mark Fredrickson art)
    • 14. Isaac Hayes Quits South Park - "Chef Retardee" -
      (Chef Boyardee canned pasta parody) (written by Jacob Lambert / AP & Wide World photos)
    • 15. K-Fed Raps - "The Moronic" - (The Chronic - Dr. Dre album cover parody)
    • 16. Congressman Mark Foley - "WordPervert Congress XXX" -
      (WordPerfect X3 software parody) (written by Desmond Devlin)
    • 17. Paris Hilton's Vow of Celibacy - "No-Action Comics" - (Action Comics cover parody)
      (written by Arie Kaplan / J. Scott Campbell art / color by Edgar Delgado)
    • 18. John Mark Karr's Extradition - "Pedophile Air" (airline ad parody) (Irving Schild)
    • 19. Star Jones Gets Sacked from The View - "Firing of a Mad Black Woman" -
      (Diary of a Mad Black Woman movie poster parody) (idea by Arie Kaplan / Sam Sisco art)
    • 20. Bush's Assault on Civil Liberties - "Pirates of the Constitution: Head Man's Mess" -
      (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest movie poster parody)
      (written by John Kovaleski / Mark Fredrickson art)
  • Ad for Subscriptions (Norman Mingo art from Follies #2)
  • A Mad Look At Trying to Pick-Up Women (Sergio Aragones)
  • Monroe and... The Army - Part 2 (written by Anthony Barbieri / Tom Fowler art)
  • Spy vs. Spy (Peter Kuper)
  • The Mad World of... The Holidays (written by Stan Sinberg / Marc Hempel art)
  • Dear Roger, (Christopher Baldwin) *
  • Fold-In -- What athletic embarrassment do many Americans never want to see compete again?
    (Al Jaffee)

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