• Sunday Mailbag- X-Rated MAD?

    2 monthes ago - By Tom Richmond

    Q: Your understandable reluctance to do ‘blue' art reminds me that I recently bought a couple of oldish German and Dutch MAD s out of curiosity. Anyway there was more than a few x-rated cartoons which I found was not in the spirit of the MAD I know. How do the UGOI feel about this and what power do/did they have to influence it?
    A: The foreign editions of the magazine license the MAD name and logo, Alfred and some other properties they own, and a certain amount of the US MAD 's content for reprint, but the foreign publishers have control over the “local” content that is printed around the...
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