Doonesbury by Garry Trudeau


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  1. marge201

    marge201 said, over 3 years ago

    With you all the way, GT! I get 7-day delivery of NYT and Bergen Record. Gotta have them!

  2. Linguist

    Linguist said, over 3 years ago

    A cry from the comic syndications falling on the deaf ears of the newspaper publication’s financial considerations.

  3. vwdualnomand

    vwdualnomand said, over 3 years ago

    but, the internet is killing print media. this comic is online.

  4. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, over 3 years ago

    If comics went away, I wouldn’t bother with the paper at all.

  5. MiepR

    MiepR said, over 3 years ago

    Okay, so is whatshername a lesbian or not?

  6. Arye Uygur

    Arye Uygur said, over 3 years ago

    Very often the newspaper version of the comic skips a panel that is vital to understanding or appreciating the whole story – the online version is always complete.

  7. Linguist

    Linguist said, over 3 years ago

    Truth in journalism… I subscribe to my papers online ( for which I pay a modest monthly fee ), thereby helping to keep the local newspaper going while saving trees.
    This is how newspapers will survive in the future. Front section dedicated to local news and editorials, with national and world news stories taken off the wire and relegated to the second section. Sports, Classified, Comics, and Special Sections will still be there. Advertisers are recognizing that they can still get the exposure online so it’s a win-win !

  8. TheSoundDefense

    TheSoundDefense said, over 3 years ago

    It seems Garry Trudeau is unfamiliar with the world of webcomics.

  9. Newshound41

    Newshound41 said, over 3 years ago

    Get the NY Times and Daily News delivered everyday.

  10. Bruno Zeigerts

    Bruno Zeigerts said, over 3 years ago

    I could read the comics in the local paper .. but I can’t read the comments and share mine… like I can on this site

  11. Captain Kiddeo

    Captain Kiddeo said, over 3 years ago


    Certainly Trudeau is familiar with the world of webcomics, but Doonesbury is first and foremost a newspaper strip and that’s the way he writes it. The real problem with comics in the papers is the ever-shrinking size forced on the comics by the editors. I only subscribe to papers that print the art large enough for proper appreciation. Consequently I no longer subscribe to the local paper. Trudeau did a funny strip about the size problem a few years back.

  12. djc928

    djc928 said, over 3 years ago

    or single-spaced crypto-quips!

  13. George Alexander

    George Alexander said, over 3 years ago

    Tucci: So how come Murdoch’s NY Post is the biggest money looser in its market?

  14. Lon

    Lon said, over 3 years ago

    I quit taking the Denver Post when they dropped Doonesbury

  15. 38lowell

    38lowell said, over 3 years ago

    What will I put on the bottom of our bird cage??

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