Betty by Gary Delainey and Gerry Rasmussen

Betty

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  1. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, almost 3 years ago

    Filthy cloth bags.

  2. lippyfish

    lippyfish said, almost 3 years ago

    and avoid the frozen foods

  3. June M. Moffatt

    June M. Moffatt said, almost 3 years ago

    @simpsonfan2

    Sure, if you don’t wash them!

  4. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave said, almost 3 years ago

    FARK ’em!
    They double as small garbage bags

  5. ncalifgirl58

    ncalifgirl58 said, almost 3 years ago

    I agree! I use my plastic and paper bags for lots of stuff and then recycle the ones I don’t use.

  6. BEERHUNTER

    BEERHUNTER said, almost 3 years ago

    Make sure to double those plastic bags.

  7. Dee

    Dee GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    You mean those germ ridden cloth bags and judging (yes, I judge) from the scruffy looking folks carrying said cloth bags, probably not laundered after each shopping trip. Ahh… the joys of PC.

  8. coffee_mom11

    coffee_mom11 said, almost 3 years ago

    @simpsonfan2

    Amen. ..those things are nasty. A grocery store checkout clerk I know says you would be amazed at the number of those things that are unwashed and filled with crumbs, vegetable bits and even blood stains from the meat. Gross!

  9. coffee_mom11

    coffee_mom11 said, almost 3 years ago

    @Dr Dave

    Exactly! Plus, they’re part of my purchase and belong to me, so get over it granola-crunching, Birky wearing hippies!

  10. Adele Derwald

    Adele Derwald said, almost 3 years ago

    In most parts of Argentina they will put your shopping into a plastic bag without asking if you don’t stop them in time. What most bugs me are the teeny-tiny bags in the pharmacy that you can’t re-use for anything. Over the years so many of the plastic nuissances have accumulated that I can’t even get rid of them all as garbage bags.
    For 4 years I’d been getting strange looks for using a hiker’s backpack and cloth bags to walk home my grocery shopping. Then the supermarkets started charging for plastic bags and suddenly everyone had cloth bags and trolleys :-)

  11. Dani Rice

    Dani Rice GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    I always use cloth bags, and yes, I wash them. And I suppose I’m an over-aged hippy – seventy-one and holding.

  12. ellisaana

    ellisaana GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    Right on!.
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    Now if people only realized how filthy most food stores are.
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    There is a reason they keep their lights on 24 hours.
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    “Want me to wrap this fruit in plastic so it stays clean, ma’am?”
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    No thanks. I always wash my produce when I bring it home.
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    Now, if the wind would just blow down the neighbor’s plastic bags. They have been fifty feet up in our oak tree for the last two years.

  13. exoticdoc2

    exoticdoc2 said, almost 3 years ago

    One idiotic, nanny-state town nearby banned plastic grocery bags and makes you pay extra for paper ones. I try to avoid taking my business to that town whenever possible, and otherwise walk out without bags since I try to buy as little as possible within their borders. Next step will be to buy my own plastic bags, which you can get for less than a penny apiece, and keep them in the car for use wherever I am.

  14. JB Claussen

    JB Claussen said, almost 3 years ago

    That hippie hippie stare… lemme know when hippie hunting season starts…

  15. kaecispop

    kaecispop said, almost 3 years ago

    There is a definite concern about the linking of increase incidents of food poisoning in the communities banning the use of disposable garbage bags. The use of reuasble garbage bags may not be environmentally friendly in that they may be filling up cemetaries with more mass than that being kept out of the landfills.

    http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Reusable-Grocery-Bags-May-Present-Health-Risk-Study-Says-208978051.html

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