Alley Oop by Jack and Carole Bender

Alley Oop

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  1. Rod Gonzalez

    Rod Gonzalez said, about 3 years ago

    Good Morning, All . . .

    Whoa!

    That must have been some flood!

  2. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, about 3 years ago

    What on Earth is this leading up to anyway? Some kind of statement on Rapid Global Climate Change? Or something entirely different?

  3. davidf42

    davidf42 said, about 3 years ago

    @Robert Landers

    I hope not. Alley Oop has always stayed away from politics. Making a statement on global warming could be very harmful to this strip.

  4. gocomics

    gocomics said, about 3 years ago

    @Robert Landers

    Yup. Saw it coming yestarday.

  5. 5Strings

    5Strings said, about 3 years ago

    An inconvenient truth, Alley “Gore” Oop!

  6. davidf42

    davidf42 said, about 3 years ago

    I do like the improved art, the three panel format, and the intelligent dialog.

  7. Ghretighoti

    Ghretighoti said, about 3 years ago

    If there happens to be a statement coming up on Climate Change, I myself would keep on reading the strip with even more interest. There are still too many people denying CC. If the science contradicts their beliefs, they’ll go with their beliefs (which is pretty silly). True scientists will do everything they can to prove their own idea wrong and when they fail they say, “Provisionally speaking, there might be a germ of truth here—so let’s see where this idea takes us.”

  8. John Dohany

    John Dohany said, about 3 years ago

    This is boring. Bring back Alley Oop!

  9. Rx71Wm29

    Rx71Wm29 GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    Alley Oop avoiding politics? Didn’t the last story arc revolve around politics? What with that so-called lawyer, Doowee proposing that Moo dump King Gus, become a democracy, and draw up a constitution? If that was not political I’d like to know what is. Global Climate Change IS a highly charged topic. There are a lot of folks out there who become enraged when the topic is even discussed casually. To discuss that topic seriously may lead to an Egyptian style revolution!

  10. Ray Thomas

    Ray Thomas said, about 3 years ago

    Man-made global warming is a scam. There IS no “science” behind it.

  11. sjsczurek

    sjsczurek said, about 3 years ago

    I’d heard of the cold summer of 1816, but I didn’t know about the far-reaching effects of it, or just how far they went.
    I actually learned a little something from this strip today.

  12. alleyoops

    alleyoops GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    I’ve heard of raining cats and dogs, but never incessants.

  13. beenthere240

    beenthere240 said, about 3 years ago

    This led to Mary Shelly writing Frankenstein.

  14. Vaporman

    Vaporman said, about 3 years ago

    I very seldom comment on strips, but I’d like to compliment you folks on the artwork today. Very nicely done. Very nice light-and-shading.

  15. firebrand1

    firebrand1 said, about 3 years ago

    Good Morning Benders and readers of Alley Oop. I had read of some areas in 1816 having a spring with the snow melting, but summer never coming so still having cold
    wind and rains. I hadn’t read about the snow falling in the summer. I am wondering if John Wooley wants Doc
    to do a timetrip to Switzerland to get something that was
    lost in the summer of 1816.

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