El Borbah, the most politically-incorrect moody 400-pound ass-kicking wrestler-detective ever.
Set in a world of surreal characters and ultra-hard knocks, bathed in '70s nihilism and hard-boiled noir fiction, these stories had me in perplexed hysterics throughout.
"The work of Charles Burns is a vision that’s both horrifying and hilariously funny, and which he executes with cold, ruthless clarity... It’s almost as if the artist... as if he weren’t quite..... human!" – R. Crumb
Hard-Boiled Defective Stories