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“If This Be … Mo(och)dok!”

Pooch Cafe © Paul Gilligan          Captain The us and MODOK © Marvel Comics

Paul Gilligan gives old-time Marvelites a take care of in this past week’s Pooch Cafe.


10 Funniest Calvin and Hobbes comedian strips … or not.

© Monthly bill Watterson

The “10 Funniest Calvin and Hobbes Comics, According to Reddit” are collected by Monitor Rant.
But it is much more “10 Fondly Recalled Calvin and Hobbes Comics by Reddit People.”


Indication, Sign, Almost everywhere a Signal.

Broom-Hilda © Tribune Articles Agency                   Ziggy © Ziggy and Pals

Russell Myer’s Broom-HIlda and Tom Wilson’s Ziggy use indicators to illustrate a pair phrases.


As I See It: Blondie, Crankshaft get the axe.

"By This Axe I Rule" graphic © Marvel Comics Group
Blondie © King Characteristics Syndicate Crankshaft © Mediagraphics

While the changes have not brought on me to weep uncontrollably or exacerbate my typical grouchy demeanor, I confess to missing Blondie, Crankshaft, Zits, 1 Big Satisfied, Sally Forth, Frank and Ernest, Lola and Family members Circus. (A couple are on the back again site of the e-edition which is no consolation to visitors of the print edition.) Thank goodness, the paper stored Pickles and Pearls In advance of Swine.

Racine Journal Occasions senior newsman (ret.) and month to month columnist Emmert Dose
weighs in on the latest downsizing of Lee Enterprises newspapers.

As I mentioned, change is unavoidable. It’s often required. I didn’t say most people has to like it.


Sam Catchem Joins the Important Scenario Squad

© Tribune Material Company

Today’s Dick Tracy has him and Sam Catchem recalling outdated periods.

From December 26, 1948 – Introducing Sam Catchem:


The Heartwarming Aspect of Gary Larson’s Most Controversial Panel.

© Gary Larson

One of The Far Side’s most controversial cartoons finished up possessing a heartwarming backstory. For 16 decades, Gary Larson’s The Much Side entertained followers the environment above with its off-kilter, remaining of middle humor, but when one particular cartoon rankled the Jane Goodall Institute, it practically received Larson canceled–until Health care provider Goodall herself intervened, in the approach developing a everyday living-prolonged friendship.

Screen Rant recounts when Gary Larson met Jane Goodall and why.


When is Castaño not Castaño?

© Ripley Leisure

This Ripley’s Consider It or Not panel experienced me do a double get.
Exactly where is Kieran Castaño‘s trademark stippling or shading on all those two figures?
I had to see his signature (a match in alone at occasions) to make guaranteed of the artist.
(Also upset that Ripley hasn’t credited Kieran on their web site nonetheless.)


Believe that It or Not we have a Ripley’s Consider It or Not story.


Clouds fashioned inside of the Goodyear-Zeppelin Airdock. A mouse imprisoned by itself in a milk bottle. A woman owned a 119-year-aged orange. A judge married the sister of his daughter-in-regulation and turned a brother-in-law to his have son.

All of these unconventional stories transpired in Akron.

The Rubber City has been mentioned dozens of instances in “Ripley’s Consider It or Not!” cartoons above the previous century. Newspaper audience across the continent have marveled at our oddities.

The Akron Beacon Journal is happy of their hometown weirdness.



© King Characteristics Syndicate

Snuffy Smith breaks the 4th wall acknowledging his status as a comedian strip star.
But that is not a John Rose self-caricature!


If its Oct then the Garfield Halloween story will resurface.

Garfield © PAWS Inc.

When most audience could possibly know Garfield as a fairly light-weight-hearted story about the interactions in between the titular cat, his owner Jon, and their pet dog, one particular of Jim Davis’ darkest tales is pure nightmare gasoline. Having area over six strips, the comedian tells a really dim story about loneliness, denial, time, and using issues for granted, as Garfield finds himself in an empty house in the long term where by his closest friends and household are extensive gone.

Screen Rant (once again?!) tells the tale of terror.


Also Oct provides an additional trope.

Peanuts © Peanuts Worldwide

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