Chris Sims Takes a Look at the Most Depressing Animated Creations

By: Rachel Bowman - Published: Jul 8, 2009 • References: comicsalliance & asylum
Chris Sims noticed a trend in comics - while their goal is to be funny, even they can't find much humor in the recession.

From going to a pawn shop, to fights over money, to other sadness like buried pets and family deaths, some comics just aren’t that funny. Take a look at Chris Sims’ list of the 15 Most Suicidally Depressing Comic Strips, which I must admit, when all in one place, are quite funny. Stats for Recession-Conscious Comics Trending: Older & Chilly
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