Frazz by Jef Mallett


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  1. lmonteros

    lmonteros said, 10 months ago

    No kidding. We city folk know better than to go swimming in water that has brain-eating microbes and blood-sucking worms. Besides, there’s enough chlorine in a public pool to kill anything that floats.

  2. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, 10 months ago

    Definitely not want to get into the ocean either. So full of jellyfish, heavy metals an other contaminates. No thanks. Give me a circulated and chlorinated pool any day.

  3. Lektio

    Lektio said, 10 months ago

    Back in my hometown, so many geese live in the local pond that it’s been closed indefinitely due to being a health hazard.

  4. Boise Ed

    Boise Ed GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago


    Ah, I should have thought of that. Boise is festooned with geese, and its parks with their, ah, emissions.

  5. Varnes

    Varnes said, 10 months ago

    I live on a beautiful spring fed lake, so pure it’s silly….so I’ll shut up now…..

  6. bbadenov

    bbadenov said, 10 months ago

    Flash back to Bill Murray cleaning out the pool on “Caddy Shack” …

  7. Ewal Doh

    Ewal Doh GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago


    Wow, lucky you; how do you keep the fish and birds away?

  8. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, 10 months ago

    The English language misspells the word, “waterfowl.” Shouldn’t it be “water foul”? ;-)

  9. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, 10 months ago

    When I was in junior high school in the late 1970s, we had our swimming class just after a swimming session by special-needs kids.
    One day, there was a piece of feces on the floor of the pool in the 11’ deep end. We all refused to swim in that water even though the swimming teacher (who was also a vice-principal) tried to make us go in the water.
    It got worse when I went to high school. My school was directly across the street from the sewer treatment plant, and my school wasn’t air-conditioned until 2009.

  10. Ned Snipes

    Ned Snipes said, 10 months ago


    Wow, according to your post, you where in Jr. High in mid 70’s, then High School until 2009, are you a Professional Student?

  11. Lorenzo Browncoat

    Lorenzo Browncoat said, 10 months ago


    whales go potty in there,,,

  12. leons1701

    leons1701 said, 10 months ago

    @Ned Snipes

    He said the High School wasn’t air conditioned until 2009. He said nothing about still being there himself.

  13. kroykali

    kroykali said, 10 months ago


    Ashburn, I believe you’ve posted this before, and I’ll repeat my reply to it:
    It’s not just the special needs kids that have pool accidents. Many pools are closed whenever any kid has an accident, and it’s not just special needs kids that have them.
    My brother is multiple-handicapped and special needs, so I’m kind of sensitive to this unnecessary stereoptyping.

  14. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago


    “It’s no big deal…”

  15. hippogriff

    hippogriff said, 10 months ago

    AshburnStadium: Our part of town had a couple of mayors and the head of the (private) utility company, but we weren’t considered rich enough to rate a swimming pool.

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