Eric Orner talks Smahtguy and the making of a graphic memoir

Smahtguy takes us through the life of former Congressman Barney Frank from his humble beginnings to his eventual retirement from Congress. It’s full of ups and downs, warts and all, and a fascinating look at such an influential politician.

I got a chance to talk to Eric Orner about the graphic novel and what it’s like to make a graphic memoir of your former boss.

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