Mad #298 October 1990
- Cover Artist: Richard Williams
- Ad for Super Special Spring 1991 - Rock Super Special
- Contents Page
- Ad for Subscriptions featuring A Pretentious Compendium of Mad's Very Best Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions by Al Jaffee and Mad Zaps the Human Race! by Frank Jacobs
Big Book Bonuses
- Letters (entire page devoted to readers'
reponses to New Kid's on the Block #296 article)
- Ad for Al Jaffee's Mad (Yeech!) Rejects Paperback
- Sergio Aragones Drawn-Out Dramas
**various places around the magazine
- Grimlins PTU! - The New Botch (movie satire)
(written by Stan Hart / Mort Drucker art)
- Drama on Page 9 (John Caldwell)
- Really Difficult Is...
(written by Frank Jacobs / Paul Coker, Jr. art)
- The Obnoxious Sports Fan's Supply Catalogue
(written by Tom Koch / Jack Davis art)
- "Hey - Look Behind You!"
(written by Mark D'Amico / Al Jaffee art)
- The Lighter Side of... (Dave Berg)
- RoboCrap2 (movie satire)
(written by Stan Hart / Angelo Torres art)
- Don (Duck) Edwing Really Axe Up!
- Really Appropriate Brand Name Sound Effects
(written by Russ Cooper / John Pound art)
- Spy vs. Spy
(written by Don (Duck) Edwing / Bob Clarke art)
- Teen-Rage Moolah Nitwit Turtles! (movie satire)
(written by Dick DeBartolo / Sam Viviano art)
- Drama on Page 37 (John Caldwell)
- The Lambada in Everyday Life (Paul Peter Porges)
- Mad's Handy Clues, Hints and Tipoffs That You're
Really, Unquestionably, Without a Doubt Stipud!
(written by Dan Birtcher / Sergio Aragones art)
- The Usual Gang of Mad Artists Takes a Look at Endangered Species of the Music World (written by John S. Marshall / Mort Drucker, Paul Peter Porges, Sam Viviano, Jack Davis, Sergio Aragones, John Caldwell, Al Jaffee, Rick Tulka, Don (Duck) Edwing, Dave Berg, Paul Coker, Jr., Angelo Torres art)
- Villains Awaiting Batman's Return to TV
(written by Charlie Kadau and Joe Raiola / Rick Tulka art)
- Mad Curses!!!
(written by Joy Chonoles / Greg Theakston art)
- Fold-In -- What have we gotten out of George Bush's
"Thousand Points of Light" so far? (Al Jaffee)
- Back Cover -- Absolut Truth. (written by Al Jaffee)
(Irving Schild photo / Stephen Hausler computer art)
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