Last call for Bystander #4!
The Kickstarter for American Bystander #4went swimmingly, and I'm just about to print the magazine... so I wanted to give any of you who might have wanted to order... Read more
Issue #4 Kickstarter has been launched!
Hi there everybody! I'm going to keep these updates to a minimum because I don't want to pester our Patreon subscribers, and Kickstarter doesn't allow me to pick and choose... Read more
Bystander #4 is done!
Hi there you guys. I'm happy to report that Bystander #4 is done -- now there's just a million details, tightening up the layouts and finalizing the cover (STEVE BRODNER!).... Read more
Subscriptions are now available: www.patreon.com/bystander!
Hiya everybody! Hanging in there, I hope? :-)
Relief is at hand: Bystander #4 is 95% done, and #5 is about one-third full.
Everybody should please go over to www.patreon.com/bystander and... Read more
Is there some big news thing happening?
24% of you still have an unanswered BackerKit survey sitting in your inbox, and I think it might be crying.
Whatever happens tomorrow, #3 will be with you soon. Keep... Read more
T-shirts arrive and YOU ARE THERE!
Samples of the Friedman and M.K. Brown t-shirts arrived today, and Kate filmed me opening them. (My film school-trained wife had some idea that I would edit and prettify these clips... Read more
Proof looks GREAT
I got kinda giddy when the proof arrived today!
(PS — If you have friends who missed the Kickstarter, they can still buy issues here.)
Got a Classified?
Folks, we did it! In a world that is so often alarming and disappointing, Bystander backers remain the absolute best.
I'm putting the finishing touches on the issue before sending... Read more
CORRECTED Update! T-SHIRTS for $26 each.
(Apologies, folks, I ran into one of Kickstarter's little quirks. Update #5 is wrong and this one is correct.)
A lot of you have asked us privately for t-shirts and... Read more
Newsweek: “Bystander is the last great humor magazine.”
Newsweek wrote an article on us today, and it's a tonic for the spirit and a balm to the soul. You can read it here.
Can we raise... Read more
A lot of you have asked how you can help. The answer is, "spread the word," but social media can be a blunt instrument. I'm happy to report we have... Read more