Alley Oop by Jack and Carole Bender

Alley Oop

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  1. jhughey

    jhughey said, about 2 years ago

    “Well, uhh ….”, “You see, uh ..”, “Yes, but …”, “Uhhhh ….”, “I … uh ..”, “But …but …” …………. etc…etc………

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    And the story continues …….. and continues …….. and continues ….. and …
    ..

  2. Rod Gonzalez

    Rod Gonzalez said, about 2 years ago

    Heh!

    Wizer’s finally confessing, Oopsters!

  3. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Alternate Alley Oop Chapter 18 “The Everlasting Man-thing”(10) 3/23/2013 Saturday


    Panel One


    Everyone is comfortable in the wide seats, all the perks of the 21st century and the engines are revving up, the tail 4-bladed contra-rotor props are whining loud enough to be heard inside the fuselage. The pilot is telling them in accented English to be buckled in.


    Panel Two


    Several thousand miles away, the “Roxton” is slowly moving above the ocean following as the silhouette of the creature X is on the scope and the net-cannon is readied.


    Panel Three


    “We’re lucky, it isn’t too far down and not swimming fast.” Related Jinx watching it on the repeater screen in the cockpit to Corinne in the loading bay waiting to fire.

  4. Unca Scrooge

    Unca Scrooge said, about 2 years ago

    @Rod Gonzalez

    The fake enthusiasm is kind of annoying.

  5. tundrasea

    tundrasea GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Come on people! This is what a dénouement looks like. It’s an essential part of this story arc. If you’re going to do nothing but criticize; at least learn something about dramatic structure. (And, yes, I’m aware that this is a comic strip, not fine literature.)

  6. jhughey

    jhughey said, about 2 years ago

    @Night-Gaunt49

    Re: Panel 3 – “We’re lucky, it isn’t too far down and not swimming fast.”
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    Sounds like the “Roxton” hunter has the creature exactly where the creature wants them to be ?

  7. Gweedo - It's legal here !!! -  Murray

    Gweedo - It's legal here !!! - Murray GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    At least Oop’s not gonna flap in the breeze on this one.

  8. Rangers Fan

    Rangers Fan said, about 2 years ago

    @tundrasea

    Yes, but we have been witnessing this dramatic, artistic dénouement for weeks now.
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    Perhaps it might … one day … move to the next dramatic structure known as a plot?

  9. Kali39

    Kali39 said, about 2 years ago

    @Rod Gonzalez

    And six weeks earlier than I expected…

  10. Seiko

    Seiko said, about 2 years ago

    I’m not leaving ’till I see his hat fly off once more…

  11. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    @jhughey

    There is a good reason why it isn’t under restraint when they go after it..

  12. davidf42

    davidf42 said, about 2 years ago

    I can’t wait for tomorrow’s exciting addition to the conversation where we can see Wizer saying, “Well, uhh ….”, “You see, uh ..”, “Yes, but …”, “Uhhhh ….”, “I … uh ..”, “But …but …” once again. And maybe Monday he’ll add a “that is … you see …” to liven up the action a bit.

  13. tocabear

    tocabear said, about 2 years ago

    Go ahead Wiz, spit it out, you caused the problem, because you were jealous.

  14. Frank  Farkle

    Frank Farkle said, about 2 years ago

    Meaning does a fire burn a house up or down?

  15. Ken

    Ken said, about 2 years ago

    If you want an adult strip go read Mary Worth. This is a comic strip.

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