Pickles is about growing old and keeping your sense of humor, but never forgetting what it's like to be a child. Built around Earl and Opal and the love they've shared for over fifty years, this strip focuses on family, the importance of staying close to those who bring the most joy, and the unconditional love of pets and old friends. Readers across the country have recognized the genuine quality of Brian Crane's comic strip, and continually turn to the good-natured wit and dry humor of daily life in the Pickles family. Pickles appears in almost 500 newspapers.
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Brian Crane's Pickles has been part of the comics pages since 1990.
Soon after Pickles’ debut, Crane “retired” as an art director for an advertising agency in Reno, Nevada, to devote his full attention to his comic strip. Although he often used cartoon figures in ads...