1. Tom Kaczynski
Writer and artist of Beta Testing the Apocalypse.
4. Tunde Adebimpe
Lead singer of the band TV on the Radio, but also a visual artist.
7. Adrian Tomine
9. Bryan Lee O’Malley
Creator of the Scott Pilgrim series.
10. Becky Cloonan
Artist of many, many things including The Mire and East Coast Rising.
11. Michael Kupperman
Creator of Tales Designed to Thrizzle.
12. Matt Wiegle
Illustrator of the Web comic Destructor. Just so you know, the other guy is Trent Reznor, and this is based on the video for “I’m Afraid of Americans.”
13. Farel Dalrymple
Cartoonist of many things including Pop Gun War for Arthur Magazine.
14. Michel Gondry
The director of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Science of Sleep.
15. Jaime Hernandez
Co-creator of the long-running Love and Rockets series.
16. Gilbert Hernandez
The other co-creator of Love and Rockets.
Writer and illustrator of many things including George Sprott, Clyde Fans, and It’s A Good Life, If You Don’t Weaken.
18. Brian Chippendale
Creator of Maggots and half of the band Lightning Bolt.
19. Jeffrey Brown
Creator of several comics including Clumsy, Incredible Change-Bots, and Undeleted Scenes.
20. Charles Burns
Writer and artist of Black Hole, X’ed Out, and The Hive.
21. Paul Pope
Illustrator of many things including 100% and THB.
22. Gary Panter
Underground comics legend behind Jimbo’s Inferno and the set designs on Pee-Wee’s Playhouse.
23. Jeff Lemire
Creator of Sweet Tooth and writer of DC Comics’ Animal Man.
26. Ross Campbell
Creator of many comics including the Wet Moon series.
27. Gabrielle Bell
29. Benjamin Marra
Creator of comics like Gangsta Rap Posse and Night Business.
31. Matt Furie
Illustrator of miscellaneous surreal images.
32. Paul Hornschemeier
- BP has agreed to pay a $18.7 billion fine to settle legal actions over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
- Liberia has reported three new cases of Ebola this week. The country was declared Ebola-free on May 9.
- A pilot has broken the world records for longest solo flight and longest non-stop flight ever taken in a solar-powered airplane ?