Included in this magnificent collection are some of the greatest works from Dave Berg,one of MAD Magazine's most popular writers/artists. The material will be presented chronologically and interspersed throughout with rough sketches,a rare 1970 interview, an introduction and portrait of Berg by well-known American illustrator Drew Friedman, a growing up with Dave Berg" essay by his daughter Nancy Berg, newly illustrated versions of classic Berg strips by several noteworthy cartoonists, and much more.
Dave Berg was one of MAD Magazine's most popular cartoonists. He joined the staff in 1956 and published numerous humor articles before creating "The Lighter Side of..." in 1961. His work appeared in MAD for a total of 46 years, until his death in 2002. He lived in Marina del Rey, California.