T-Rex Trying (Plume Books)
Join us for the launch party fo LA-based cartoonsit Hugh Murphy's new book.
Poor T-Rex. It's hard to be the Lizard King when you can't even change a light bulb.
Drawn from Hugh Murphy's wildly popular Tumblr feed of the same name, "T-Rex Trying" depicts the stubby-armed tyrant in a range of hilarious--yet pathos-inducing--activities that we humans take for granted. Murphy's 100 drawings include:
T-Rex Trying to Paint His House
T-Rex Trying to Use a Drive-Through ATM
T-Rex Trying to Apply Sunscreen
T-Rex Trying to Break Into a Vending Machine
T-Rex Trying to Ask for a New Roll of Toilet Paper from the Next Stall
Looks like the ancient beast isn't so tough after all.
Hugh Murphy is a student at the University of Southern California, Ostrow School of Dentistry. He lives in Los Angeles.