Bookended By Wars, Doonesbury Turns 40

Bookended By Wars, Doonesbury Turns 40

by
Abby Zimet

For 40 years, Garry Trudeau's Doonesbury has chronicled the tumultuous life and
times of its characters: Zonker, Joanie, Duke, Rick, "designated
grown-up" Mike, and B.D., who only finally, poignantly removed his
helmet when he lost a leg in Fallujah. Now their collisions
with history are collected in the hefty "40: A Doonesbury Retrospective." A rare interview with Trudeau here. Doonesbury's 200 greatest moments and much more here.

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