Well, blow me down! Cartoonist David Reddick, creator of the King Features-syndicated comic strip Intelligent Life, drew these incredible sketches of Popeye, Olive Oyl, Bluto, Wimpy, Eugene the Jeep, and even the Sea Hag. The only character missing is ‘lil Swee’Pea, Popeye’s adorable adopted in’fink!
The “Summer Marine Discovery,” a Popeye-themed promotion, kicked off on July 7 and runs through the end of August in Hong Kong. Coordinated by LF Asia, this event is located at Gold Coast Piazza, a scenic waterfront area along the beautiful Castle Peak Bay. Featuring character sculpts and colorful backdrops for picture taking and character meet and greets, this venue provides visitors and fans with the chance to marvel at a collection of Popeye memorabilia.
Some of today’s hottest and most talented soccer players are Popeye fans.
Below are several soccer players and World Cup contenders, including Marcelo Vieira (Brazil) and Lionel Messi (Argentina), who have pledged their allegiance to Team Popeye!