Gary Larson is an American cartoonist. He is the creator of The Far Side, a single-panel cartoon series that was syndicated internationally to over 1,900 newspapers for fifteen years. The series ended with Larson’s retirement on January 1, 1995.
This author photo is a still from his 20/20 interview in 1986. We love his enthusiasm for Mr. Bear Squash-You-All-Flat! The book is mentioned beginning at 7:52.