Free Range by Bill Whitehead

Free Range

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  1. nazzofoggenmach

    nazzofoggenmach GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    get walken out here immediately

  2. The J.A.M.

    The J.A.M. said, about 1 year ago

    I don’t get it.

  3. Mark Pettersen

    Mark Pettersen said, about 1 year ago

    Should be a reference to a Saturday Night Live skit on Blue Oyster Cult’s hit, Don’t Fear the Reaper…Christopher Walken’s often used phase was he (as the producer) wanted “more cowbell” in the song.

  4. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, about 1 year ago

    @The J.A.M.

    This is a football reference. When a player has to leave the game without an obvious multiple fracture or a ruptured spleen, the announcers usually consider the reason to be a minor one. Especially if the player returns a couple plays later: “He just had his bell rung.”

    I think it originates with the idea that getting a concussion in football may seem like hearing the bell at the beginning of a round of a boxing match, but I may be wrong with that one.

  5. le-roy

    le-roy said, about 1 year ago

    In my experience, cow are usually pretty poor soccer players.

  6. The J.A.M.

    The J.A.M. said, about 1 year ago

    @I Play One On TV

    Thanks for the explanation.

    Though it shows just how long it’s been since I’ve watched a soccer game.

    Or ANY game of ANY organized sport (gave those up since 2005).

  7. Jeff0811

    Jeff0811 said, about 1 year ago

    I was thinking if it were footballs lying around they would be playing for the Buffalo Bills. With soccer balls (futbol balls?) lying around, they must be playing for I had to look this up The New York Red Bulls.

  8. CougarAllen

    CougarAllen said, about 1 year ago

    Sound the Bell
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1E1EH6bXfA

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