Frazz by Jef Mallett

Frazz

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  1. Leo Autodidact

    Leo Autodidact said, about 1 year ago

    “Sucking up to the Critics,” working for conscience-free Authors since time immemorial.

  2. masterskrain

    masterskrain GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    “Having their name associated with a Bomb” doesn’t seem to have slowed down Michael Bey…

  3. puddleglum1066

    puddleglum1066 said, about 1 year ago

    Back when people rented videos (rather than streaming or downloading them), the biggest chain was called “Blockbuster.” Always struck me as a bit weird that it was named for a really big bomb…

  4. prrdh

    prrdh said, about 1 year ago

    @puddleglum1066

    Actually, the company got its name from another meaning of ‘blockbuster’: “Something, such as a film or book, that sustains widespread popularity and achieves enormous sales.” (from the American Heritage Dictionary). So the weird thing is that something that “achieves enormous success” should be named after a really big bomb.

  5. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, about 1 year ago

    I gather Caulfield isn’t one to get “A+” too often.

  6. bigpuma

    bigpuma said, about 1 year ago

    @Night-Gaunt49

    Either that, or Mrs. Olsen is stingy with the +s. Really liked this one today. A “version” of Caulfield I can easily stomach.

  7. comicsssfan

    comicsssfan said, about 1 year ago

    I have never done a book report. I wonder what that is all about, but it sounds self-explanatory. Some other strips talk about summer reading lists. That is really crazy. Well, you know how it is, you can’t let anything get in the way of sports. Summer was a time for sports camps, especially. Football really pays off for the average person later in life compared to academics. When I watch football on tv I can kind of follow what’s going much better than if I had never played, so I really appreciate that. And in combination with the mandatory sports I was forced into, I’m especially thankful for how they placed me in math classes with teachers who didn’t teach. You can’t even imagine how well that worked for me. You know how math builds on itself? Although they were quite aware that, who isn’t, they weren’t interested in helping anyone, except themselves. Ever heard of an algebra class where the teacher just shoots the breeze every day with the disruptive students? Nothing written on the board, no tests, no quizzes, no homework, no checking of homework. Looking back now it seems like fraud.

  8. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, about 1 year ago

    @comicsssfan

    I agree that sounds like a fraud and the teacher should have been fired for derilicition of the job.

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