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My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #About $10 - $15 a Bowl: "Noodle Mania..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “The Perfect Tonkotsu Ramen...”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #About $10 - $15 a Bowl: "Noodle Mania..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “The Perfect Tonkotsu Ramen...”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry # $200 Per Hour: "Animated Therapy..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Cartoon Diagnoses or ‘Some Characters Need a Good Psychiatrist...’”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #86,400 Seconds of Futility: "Except Sunday..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “A Typical Day of Cartooning - or 'Damn, there's 365 of these stupid days...”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #Channel 2, 4, or 7: "30 Minutes of Fun..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “My Life as a Sitcom”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #I'm Only 60% Nerd: "Geek Culture..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Nerd Quiz...”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #4th Rock from the Sun: "Red Planet Fun..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Martians I Have Known - or 'Dang, Them Aliens be a Diverse-looking Species...'”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #4th Rock from the Sun: "Red Planet Fun..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Martians I Have Known - or 'Dang, Them Aliens be a Diverse-looking Species...'”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #4th Rock from the Sun: "Red Planet Fun..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Martians I Have Known - or 'Dang, Them Aliens be a Diverse-looking Species...'”

My Name is Neal

Journal Entry #4th Rock from the Sun: "Red Planet Fun..."

Neal Yamamoto

A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Martians I Have Known - or 'Dang, Them Aliens be a Diverse-looking Species...'”

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As a Freelance (i.e., unemployed) Artist, Neal Yamamoto has spewed forth a wide variety of scribblin's and scrivenin's, including humorous illustrations, gag cartoons and comic/sequential art for over a hundred books, comics, magazines and educational publications nationwide. Mr. Yamamoto has also been caught conducting cartooning and comic book illustration workshops at unsuspecting institutions like CSULA, Pasadena City College, Glendale Adult Education and Santa Monica City College. His fevered meanderings can also be seen in a weekly cartoon called "My Name is Neal, which he has been illegally posting on the Discover Nikkei website for the past couple of years.

As yet, he has not been successfully prosecuted.

Nikkei interests

  • community history
  • family stories
  • festival/matsuri
  • Japanese/Nikkei food
  • Japantowns
  • taiko

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