Robert Steibel

Robert Steibel
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
May 03
Steibel Comics
I write and draw the daily cartoon Apple Creek Comics. You can see my other new comics projects at I also write the daily Kirby Dynamics weblog for the Jack Kirby Museum and Research Center.


DECEMBER 18, 2012 11:02AM

It's the end of the world...


Hi everybody,

I hope you all are doing well.

I recently started doing some new comics about current events and politics. You can see the cartoon Wild Life every day here at Apple Creek Comics along with the adventures of the Apple Creek Kids.

I… Read full post »

JUNE 11, 2012 3:05PM

Disturbing Partisanship

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MAY 22, 2012 11:37AM

75 Cents per Kid

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MAY 21, 2012 12:30PM

Romney Rocks!

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Hi everybody! I hope all of you are well. Thanks to everyone out there who checked out the comics I posted here last year. 

I haven’t been posting material here recently because at the end of last year I decided to focus on an all-ages cartoon which you can see… Read full post »

FEBRUARY 24, 2012 12:40PM



George W. Bush's tax cuts expire at the end of this year, so we can all expect to start paying a lot more taxes. Some insiders are calling this phenomenon "taxmageddon." It's funny how we are always creating goofy names for everything. I wonder what the inevitable next economic depression… Read full post »

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FEBRUARY 10, 2012 11:04AM

Apple Creek Comics

This week I was experimenting with a daily comic where I have some of my Apple Creek characters discussing current events. I put all 7 together here in one post.

I love working in
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FEBRUARY 5, 2012 11:48AM

Apple Creek Book

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I put together a collection of all my 2011 webcomics. You can buy a copy of the book here:

The book is 304 pages and printed in B/W.  It contains some previously unpublished cartoons from my archives, and severRead full post »

FEBRUARY 3, 2012 10:17AM

Lost: 2 billion dollars

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FEBRUARY 1, 2012 2:20PM

The Yoga Pants Revolution

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JANUARY 26, 2012 2:37PM

The Recession's best friend

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JANUARY 25, 2012 10:57AM

A Monster in the Room?

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JANUARY 24, 2012 1:04PM

The Recession Monster

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JANUARY 19, 2012 12:46PM

Romney should hire lady gaga

JANUARY 18, 2012 12:45PM

Bye bye freedom of speech

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JANUARY 11, 2012 2:54PM

I suddenly miss Sarah Palin

JANUARY 10, 2012 10:17AM

Too many bowl games?

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Here's a comic I did last week while watching one of the seemingly infinite number of college bowl games. Read full post »

JANUARY 1, 2012 10:47PM

Happy 2012!


Happy New Year everybody! Thanks to all of you who checked out my comics here at Open Salon. I'm working on a new project for 2012.  I haven't decided yet if I'm going to do more single panel comics, or more single frame political stuff in 2012, but if I do, maybe… Read full post »

DECEMBER 29, 2011 6:59PM

Oh what fun it is to ride...

DECEMBER 27, 2011 10:53AM

Oh tannenbaum

DECEMBER 22, 2011 1:38PM

Christmas Shopping

DECEMBER 20, 2011 2:03PM

Oh, Christmas Tree

DECEMBER 15, 2011 10:01AM

Last minute shopping

DECEMBER 14, 2011 11:55AM

Mail Early


For the next couple weeks, I'm going to post some holiday comics from a recent series I was working on called "Retro" where I took a photograph that's in the public domain and added a caption. Most of the photos I used are from the Library of Congress website. full post »

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DECEMBER 2, 2011 11:05AM

Until death do us part

DECEMBER 1, 2011 2:27PM

Porn sells