This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.
: One brilliant Mad
-related... group of things are the decade anthology books (Mad About the '50s, '60s, '70s,
... don't know if they've gotten to '90s
yet). I actually learned a lot about recent history from their spoofs of current events. You CAN learn things from Mad
: I learned from Mad
the basic plot of many a classic film, novel and other fictional work long before I actually saw or read it. Nearly as informative as my big brother's old Doonesbury
collections that taught me all about Watergate.