Founding Boys is a Webcomic
created by Marina "Jay" F. The story focuses on an Alternate Universe American Revolution
. The comic retells the events of the American Revolution as a school rebellion. The story opens with Thomas Jefferson arriving the King's Colonial Academy
It updates on Thursdays (usually).
The first page can be found here
- The Alcoholic: Benjamin Rush. But he can stop drinking any time he wants. Really.
- Anachronism Stew: George Washington is seen talking to Alexander Hamilton on the phone in one comic. Lampshaded in the author's notes.
"And yes, people, I will occasionally break that wall and have technology in Founding Boys. It's an alternate universe; it's allowed for the sake of comedy."
- Artistic License – History: The author's notes of this comic acknowledge that John and Edward Rutledge weren't twins, but they are portrayed as such to explain them both attending school at the same time.
- Delinquents: The Sons of Liberty are portrayed as this.
- Ho Yay/Foe Yay: Just a hint of it here.
- The Insomniac: If Benjamin Rush is to be believed, Patrick Henry hasn't slept in "about 172 days".
- Keet: James Madison.
- Large Ham: Patrick Henry.
- New Transfer Student: Thomas Jefferson.
- The Quiet One: George Washington.