History Shapes is an comic and cartoon series for adults with the minds of children.

Expect shiny cartoons on dusty topics once a week-ish.

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About the Author

History Shapes is an Obol Cartoon Workshop feature.

Written and Drawn by Merton Dot.

Mert is an American cartoonist from the small northern town of Alpena, Michigan. Other notable residents include Presidential assassin Leon Czolgosz whose corpse was dissolved in acid and buried in an unmarked grave.

He currently resides near Chicago where he is the whole cannoli.

A detailed biography about Mert can be found here.