The Bean Rodeo

The title of this piece occurred to me a long time ago when I was drawing an ‘underground’ comic about a character named Garbage Guy. His life on this planet began eerily like that of another superhero, Superman, but his transformation from citizen to hero would happen at the most inopportune moments, i.e., when he was under a lot of emotional stress. Like Plastic Man, he would change shape and become something in his environment, but instead of becoming a chair or a…