Classic Doonesbury (1973) by Garry Trudeau


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  1. leftwingpatriot

    leftwingpatriot said, 12 months ago

    How about a Nubian ob-gyn to help Mary deliver the baby?

  2. Bob

    Bob said, 12 months ago

    Back in that day no man would’ve entered a birthing area for fear of becoming impure by the either did it alone or other women helped. That would last several days after birth

  3. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, 12 months ago

    just so he has goals in life

  4. bawana

    bawana said, 12 months ago


    Personally, I still hold true to that belief today! That’s what waiting rooms are for!

  5. montessoriteacher

    montessoriteacher said, 12 months ago

    I wonder why those men weren’t afraid of impurity 9 months earlier?

  6. puggles

    puggles said, 12 months ago

    The entire story of Clark Kent is fiction. Jesus is real.

  7. too-zonked

    too-zonked said, 12 months ago

    A man named Jesus probably walked the earth back in the day. But son of God born immaculately conceived? Not so likely.

  8. tundradave

    tundradave said, 12 months ago


    Not to mention the fact that, living in Nazarus, which was an independent country allied to Rome and NOT under Roman rule, Mary and Joseph would have had no reason to go to Bethlehem for the great Roman census.

    But that’s the problem when you wait a hundred years to tell the story, and you’re so obsessed with religion that you forget your own history.

  9. puggles

    puggles said, 12 months ago


    Don’t know where “Nazarus” was, but Joseph and Mary were living in Nazareth.

  10. Radical-Knight

    Radical-Knight said, 12 months ago

    Thomas Paine – “Age of Reason”

  11. Kaffekup

    Kaffekup said, 12 months ago


    ‘I wonder why those men weren’t afraid of impurity 9 months earlier?’
    Hi, mt, while I’m sure they weren’t afraid of it, I’m sure they did observe the purity rules of separation of the the genders for approximately two weeks prior to conception.
    I wonder if that rule was established to place the reunion into the time of highest fertility.

  12. zenguy

    zenguy said, 12 months ago


    That was funny! :)

  13. Kaffekup

    Kaffekup said, 12 months ago


    I’m sorry, Clark, I forgot to qualify that by declaring it a nonexistent rule postulated by a nonexistent Deity. ;-)

  14. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, 12 months ago


    Impurity only happened during menstruation and pregnancy. At least the way these bozos thought of it.

  15. argy.bargy2

    argy.bargy2 said, 12 months ago


    LOL!!!!! :)

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