Frazz by Jef Mallett

Frazz

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  1. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, over 1 year ago

    Notice, she didn’t say that had to work any of the problems in the math workbooks.

  2. Nabuquduriuzhur

    Nabuquduriuzhur said, over 1 year ago

    Long as it’s not the unabridged catcher in the rye. We had to read that tripe in high school and one wonders how many readers it turned off with “$&” “&*($(” “$#^&” Sheesh, what is it with boomers calling cusswords every 3 words a “classic”?

  3. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, over 1 year ago

    @Nabuquduriuzhur

    I’m with you on “Catcher In The Rye.!”

  4. emjaycee

    emjaycee GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Huh. I did not know there was an abridged version of “The Catcher in the Rye”.

  5. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, over 1 year ago

    @Nabuquduriuzhur

    “Centennial” by James A. Michener is also a classic, and it contains occasional curse words, such as “Twenty dollars and you can kick the bull$#!+ thing all the way to Philadelphia.”

  6. beymly

    beymly said, over 1 year ago

    People, your ignorance appalls me!!!

  7. sonorhC

    sonorhC said, over 1 year ago

    My problem with Catcher in the Rye wasn’t the profanity. It was just the fact that it was so boring.

  8. masterskrain

    masterskrain GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I never had a teacher assign a summer reading list, thank goodness.

  9. kroykali

    kroykali said, over 1 year ago

    I never, never had the same teachers the next year as I did the previous. Also, with many families moving with parents changing jobs, many kids would not be returning to the same school. So, a teacher assigning homework over the summer vacation makes absolutely no sense.

  10. langchris70

    langchris70 said, over 1 year ago

    “I think that’s the only face she’s got.”

    And it is UH – gly.

  11. rshive

    rshive said, over 1 year ago

    @masterskrain

    Nor I. I think it’s a more modern invention.

  12. frumdebang

    frumdebang said, over 1 year ago

    My only vacation reading was the summer editions of My Weekly Reader.

  13. jessegooddoggy

    jessegooddoggy said, over 1 year ago

    Thank you, dear Mrs. Olsen, for including science books.

  14. Doctor Toon

    Doctor Toon GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I was never assigned a summer reading list but that never stopped me from doing LOTS of reading over summer vacation

  15. DutchUncle

    DutchUncle said, over 1 year ago

    There are a lot of books called “classics” that are tripe, unfortunately. And not enough credit is given to current or recent work that includes lots of vocabulary and encourages kids to read. The Harry Potter books, for example, are certainly not “fine literature”, but they got a lot of kids excited about reading well before the movies were made.

    Anyone with kids 10-12ish – consider the book “So You Want To Be A Wizard” by Diane Duane. Pre-dates Potter, and (I think) better. Or, older, “My Father’s Dragon”.

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