Mad #496 December 2008

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    • Least E-Mailed Articles
    • Before and After Grocery Products (Charles Akins art)
    • The Fast 5 - Wacky American Laws (Rick Tulka art)
    • Sutton For Punishment (Ward Sutton)
    • Solution to Last Month's "Mini-Mystery"
    • Melvin & Jenkins' Guide to Holiday Shopping (written by Desmond Devlin / Kevin Pope art)
    • Celebrity Cause-of-Death Betting Odds - Lil Wayne
    • 6 Easy Ways to Succeed in School
  • Ad for Spy vs. Spy Gear and Gifts
  • The Rise and Fall of a Rap Star (written by Desmond Devlin / Hermann Mejia art)
  • What the Deal or No Deal Models are Thinking (written by Matthew A. Cohen and Ross Garmil)
  • Mad's Inspirational Animal Stories (fifth in a series) - The Horse That Knew the Way
    (written by Brian McConnachie / Leonardo Rodriguez art)
  • A Mad Look At Road Trips (Sergio Aragones)
  • 7 Periods Closer to Death (Ted Rall)
  • Monroe and... the Natural Disaster
    (written by Anthony Barbieri / Tom Fowler art / color by Carl Peterson)
  • Ad for Spy vs. Spy - The Joke and Dagger Files, The Mad War on Bush,
    Mad About Star Wars, and Mad's Greatest Artists - The Completely Mad Don Martin books
  • Comments You'll Never Hear No Matter How Long You Live
    (written by Darren Johnson / Tom Bunk art)
  • Spy vs. Spy (Peter Kuper)
  • Planet TAD!!!!! (written by Tim Carvell)
  • The Darker Side of The Lighter Side (Dave Berg originals / uncredited altered dialogue)
  • Using Kids' Books to Explain the Awful Bush Years (written by David Shayne / Gary Hallgren art)
  • Fold-In -- What's quickly becoming the hottest destination for many teenagers? (Al Jaffee)