This is Chad. Chad created Lord Birthday in 2015. He writes the writings and draws the drawings. Mindy (unpictured) edits, advises, makes the merchandise, and runs the shop. She's the salt to Chad's cookie dough, the Brian Eno to Chad's Achtung Baby.
LB's influences are Donald Barthelme, George Saunders, E.B. White, Jack Handey, Monty Python, Flannery O'Connor, Guy Maddin, Philip Larkin, Patricia Lockwood, Mark E. Smith, Greta Gerwig, Luis Buñuel, Joe Frank, William Blake, Dave Chappelle, Sei Shonagon, Lewis Carroll, Liana Finck, David Shrigley, Amanda Michelle Smith, David Firth, Chris (Simpsons artist), Casey Jex Smith, J.B. Smoove, Roz Chast, Mari Andrew, Edward Gorey, Cy Twombly, and the cover art of Akiko Yano's Tadaima.
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