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Dave Sim (born 17 May 1956, Canada) created ‘Cerebus the Aardvark’, a rare example of a parody that outlasted the thing originally parodied (namely, ‘Conan the Barbarian’). ‘Cerebus the Aardvark’, is the longest self-published comic series ever done. Well-drawn and humorously plotted, Cerebus has earned Sim a solid cult status since he started the series in 1977. The series has been regularly reprinted in fat volumes of more than 500 pages, published by Aardvark-Vanaheim, Sim’s company that was run by his wife Deni Loubert. Sim completed his ‘Cerebus’ saga in 2004.
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