This is just gross.
Look, between yesterday (click here) and today, we’re really lifting the rock on the most unsettling costumes for A BEN COOPER A DAY.
I promise something a lot nicer tomorrow.
But for now, I bring you … HELP!
Seriously, what the hell is this? Cartoonist Chris Ecker (Knight Watchman), who kindly allowed me to post these pix from his gigantic collection, surmises that this might have been a riff on the Creepy Crawlers fad.
Could be. That’s one thing Ben Cooper was particularly good at. Their designs may have been off-the-charts kitschy and frequently beyond off-model, but they knew what kids wanted.
They certainly had their finger on the pulse — even if the pulse was particularly disturbing.
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