Justin Borus and Andrew Feinstein were visiting that country during the spring of 1997 as college juniors enrolled in an international business program.
During those trips, he and Borus usually conversed about two things -- neither of them business-related.
The two cartoonists worked on the strip in Denmark and after returning to their American campuses: Emory University in Atlanta for Feinstein, and Williams College in Massachusetts for Borus.
We realized there must be something here," said Borus.
Borus and Feinstein knew that many people wanted to continue reading "Girls & Sports" after graduating from college.
Selling is so time-intensive," added Borus, who works on the comic while still running an independent financial business.
And, said Borus, "there are still a lot of papers out there who won't take your phone calls or look at your material unless you're with a big syndicate.
Borus added: "Guys want to know what women are thinking, and women want to know what guys are thinking.
We find our best jokes are based in reality," said Borus, who's 29 and in a committed relationship.
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