Classic Doonesbury (1974) by Garry Trudeau


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  1. leftwingpatriot

    leftwingpatriot said, 5 months ago

    Nixon — always thinking of others.

  2. zekepotato

    zekepotato said, 5 months ago


    Wow – this strip is surprisingly current!

  3. Borntalkingback

    Borntalkingback said, 5 months ago

    Notice the wall going up. It’ll be stone soon.

  4. Borntalkingback

    Borntalkingback said, 5 months ago


    Yes, indeed—the US has just announced they’ve ‘lost’ the critical letter from Tony Blair promising to support Bush’s war ‘whatever’. Huge delays in producing any of the pre-war correspondence. ‘Deny, deny, deny,’ has morphed into ‘Delay, delay, delay.’ But the stonewall is the same.

  5. wcorvi

    wcorvi said, 5 months ago


    It’s OBVIOUS you didn’t live through those times.

  6. AKHenderson

    AKHenderson GoComics PRO Member said, 5 months ago

    Did they import the front gate from Da Nang?

  7. bawana

    bawana said, 5 months ago

    Is this strip about Obama?

  8. rpmurray

    rpmurray said, 5 months ago


    If you go through all the strips that GT has done since the current occupant took office you’ll notice that surprisingly few are about him, despite the juicy cock-ups that have occurred under his watch that would have made great fodder for the strip. GT didn’t even get as far as creating an avatar for him.

  9. vanpelt

    vanpelt GoComics PRO Member said, 5 months ago

    If Nixon had gone to prison like he should’ve, maybe we wouldn’t have had Iran-Contra, and the giant mess of unconstitutional actions and warmongering that was the GWB administration, and the current policy of assassination by drones.

  10. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, 5 months ago


    Obama likes his drones
    I want a couple myself

  11. Dean

    Dean said, 5 months ago

    I was astonished that when Nixon passed that they neglected to drive a wooden [white oak] stake through his heart! It would have stopped many things today from reoccurring.

  12. Kaffekup

    Kaffekup said, 5 months ago


    That’s true. He was the proverbial bad penny that never stopped showing up. I was always surprised he didn’t run for one more term, but did see t-shirts that said “Nixon – Tanned Rested and Ready”.

  13. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, 5 months ago

    Richard Nixon worked tirelessly to protect the one thing that was most important to him: Richard Nixon.

  14. rick mcdermott

    rick mcdermott GoComics PRO Member said, 5 months ago

    as barry is doing now

  15. Kaffekup

    Kaffekup said, 5 months ago

    And you don’t?

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