Hollywood is not heaven. People give up their lives to move to Hollywood and try to make it big, and 99 percent of them fail.
Art Spiegelman attended Harpur College in Binghamton, N.Y. It was the '60s! Sex, LSD and combinations of both blew his mind, while trips to San Francisco, the East Village and a Vermont commune put flowers in his hair, or at least in some of his drawings.