Bonus Content! Josie & The Pussycats In Outer Space… Model Sheets

Next Week: We’re digging into a thought-provoking article sent my way by jyamasaki (follow him on Twitter–he’s awesome).

Today: We’re opening the Secret Vault at Cummings Worldwide HQ to reveal NEVER BEFORE SEEN* model sheets from one of my favorite childhood shows–“Josie & The Pussycats In Outer Space”.

Before we go on, here’s what you need to know:

  1. In animation, “model sheets” are used to standardize the look and gestures of a character so all the artists on the show are singing from the same choir book.
  2. Josie & The Pussycats are a teen rock band who get lost in outer space thanks to their bumbling manager Alexandra.
  3. I like Josie & The Pussycats. A lot. The CrankyPM does not. To each their own. As Josie would say, “Neat, sweet, a groovy song / You’re invited, come along!”

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Bonus Content! 12 Star Wars Posters You’ve Never Seen Before

When I went out to Barnes & Noble to purchase Predictably Irrational for the Product Manager’s Book Club, I couldn’t help but notice The Star Wars Poster Book–and buy it immediately.

Next Week: We’re going to review Predictably Irrational.

Today: We’re going to look at some rare and AMAZING Star Wars posters, starting with:

Artist: Witold Dybowski (1984) Polish movie poster promoting Return of the Jedi. Useless fact: Because of civil unrest in Poland, Dybowski didn’t get to actually see Return of the Jedi until three years after its release.

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