"Sing For Your Supper" was one of the many delights on a menu of nearly 50 songs by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart that were performed during 42nd Street Moon's recent musical salon (Thou Swell, Thou Witty!) dedicated to the legendary songwriting team.
More novel than a graphic novel and more colorful than a color comic book, Troublemaker, or the Freakin Kick-Adventures of Bradley Boatright, is a dynamic, angst-fraught, paean to the super-cool kid-power of awesome invention.
Much of the problem has to do with language. Bradley and his friends tend to use the word "freakin" about as often as many teenagers use the word "like." As everyone knows, if you say the word "f*ck" once, it can have a strong dramatic impact.