Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Lemmings on NetFlix

A filmed performance of Lemmings is available at NetFlix. This is probably the version that was available on DVD from the National Lampoon store on the official website (www.nationallampoon.com) a few years back, and previously on VHS in an ad in the last issue of the magazine (November 1998). It’s a bit rough in terms

Continue Reading…

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Zappa in National Lampoon…

A site devoted to Frank Zappa has posted an item about “College Concert Cut-Ups”, a piece by Michel Choquette from the September 1970 (Show Biz) issue, which featured Zappa and the Mothers of Invention. (Thanks to Slime O. for the tip.)

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Lampoon Book Sneak Peek

If you want to get a sneak peek at Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead, Rick Meyerowitz’s upcoming book about National Lampoon, you can see it here. (Flash plug-in required.)

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Answers Page Update

Nothing really new about the Answers page, except that now all the questions and answers show up in the monthly archive pages (that long list down the right side of the page over there).

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Belushi T-Shirt Up for Auction

A “Lemmings” T-Shirt worn by John Belushi is up for auction on eBay. Also included is a program from the show. Check it out… (Thanks to John for the tip.) Update: Sold! for $999.99.

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Rick Meyerowitz Doing Big New Book about National Lampoon

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead, a new coffee table book all about National Lampoon by artist and long-time NatLamp contributor Rick Meyerowitz, will be published soon. The book focusses on the writers and artists who made the magazine great, and will include essays by many of those same people, excerpts and full reprints of many classic

Continue Reading…

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Now in HD Where Available

If you click on the small cover images in the Issues section, a much larger image will now appear. Click again to make it go away. (Not available yet in the Recordings or Books & Anthologies section. Soon.)

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.

Lemmings Poster Up for Auction

The 1973 Lemmings stage show at the Village Gate in New York City was promoted with a poster that was never seen in the magazine or used for the soundtrack LP. (Slight correction: A version of it did appear in the National Lampoon Songbook. Thanks, Jeff!) It featured a beautiful illustration by James Grashow. I

Continue Reading…

Category: News

News about National Lampoon and related topics.