Zeitgeist Report: From the Comics Pages, Iggy

Patrick McDonnell, creator of the friendly comic strip, “Mutts,” has been running one of his occasional series encouraging people to adopt pets from animal shelters, using rock lyrics this week to make his point. From his “Shelter Rocks” series:

Wow! You’d expect any McDonnell reference to an Iggy to be to Ignatz Mouse (he wrote a book on George Herriman) but Iggy and the Stooges? How many McDonnell fans will recognize the reference to Iggy, the Godfather of Punk, the rock icon from Detroit, still touring at 61?

In any case, it allows us to link to a video of Iggy and the reformed Stooges doing “I Wanna Be Your Dog” live, 2007. For the animals…

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