Close to Home by John McPherson

Close to Home

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  1. uncorked

    uncorked said, almost 4 years ago

    Look up Bill Cosby’s dentist monolog.

  2. FlyerTom

    FlyerTom said, almost 4 years ago

    How can you “feel” Novocaine?

  3. daniel_bel

    daniel_bel said, almost 4 years ago

    There’s no doubt you feel very well when you’ve been novocained…

    I remember the face of my dentist when he discovered, after the intervention, that I came to his cabinet with my motorcycle…
    Mind you, I didn’t consider that a problem at all, cool man…

  4. J. Short

    J. Short GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Hey Numb Nuts.

  5. galanti

    galanti said, almost 4 years ago

    I remember taking my firstborn to the oral surgeon. Very nice waiting room – current magazines equally distributed between chick mags and guy mags. Most of the kids were of the hulking highschool type. Couldn’t figure out why people were called into the surgery but no one came out through the waiting room. I was starting to worry until my son was called in and discovered that there was a separate exit from the recovery room so waiting patients wouldn’t be frightened off by the sight of a 6’2" football player who looked like this guy being half carried out – half staggering out by his mother.

  6. Zuhlamon

    Zuhlamon GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    yeah, the Halcyon the nice nurse gave me really helped. Last month, when a dude like the guy in this ‘toon staggered out like a bloody zombie, I got a lot of nervous laughter when I commented: "Well, it looks like some body’s appointment went horribly awry…"

  7. emjaycee

    emjaycee said, almost 4 years ago

    ??? FIVE wisdom teeth? Dang!

  8. Ather

    Ather said, almost 4 years ago

    A grown up Garbage Pail Kid

  9. hippogriff

    hippogriff said, almost 4 years ago

    At 12, I had mumps. Later that year, I had impacted third molars removed under nitrous oxide. By actual photographic evidence, I had more swelling from the teeth.

  10. Hunter7

    Hunter7 said, almost 4 years ago

    Is there a take home bag for the Novacaine?

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