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Dean Trippe
Dean Trippe is a freelance comics creator who lives with son in Jefferson, GA. He best known as the creator of the superhero parody webcomic, Butterfly, the founder and editor of the superhero fashion blog, Project: Rooftop, and was a contributor to the Eisner and Harvey award-winning graphic anthology, Comic Book Tattoo, and his most recent work, an autobiographical comic dealing with childhood trauma and the power of fictional heroes, Something Terrible.

He is best known to Huffington Post readers as the creator of Barack Obama looking at Awesome Things.

Dean is a former comic shop manager, a lifelong superheroes fan, and has an actual degree in comic books. For more of his work, visit

Entries by Dean Trippe

It Wasn't Escapism. I Was Rescued.

(10) Comments | Posted November 22, 2013 | 1:27 PM

Well, they say to make art for yourself.

I started writing Something Terrible a little over a year ago, after a conversation with my friend, Ben, in which I offered my own secret origin to explain my dislike of crazy/broken depictions of Batman. I feel like Bruce Wayne...

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Christine O'Donnell: The Election Meme Watch (PICTURE)

(90) Comments | Posted September 27, 2010 | 1:54 PM

Christine "X-TEEN" O'Donnell has only been a talked-about figure for a few weeks, but in that short time she has racked up a huge number of ridiculous quotes that set the Internet a flutter. Here's an infographic of what's happened so far:

1. "You can't masturbate...

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