Steven Knight Weissman, at various times known as "Steve," "Ribs," and "Weissman" (but never "Stevie Knight," as one potential employer threatened to call him in 1987), was born in California on June 4, 1968. He's written and drawn comics for Marvel Entertainment, Nickelodeon Magazine, and most TRIUMPHANTLY, Fantagraphics Books. His latest book is Barack Hussein Obama. He currently lives in Los Angeles' "Little Armenia" neighborhood with his wife, Charissa, and their son, Charles.