The LeftyBosco Picture Show by Keith DuQuette

The LeftyBosco Picture Show

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  1. Michael Balton

    Michael Balton said, over 3 years ago

    Dear Mr. Wellington:

    Although your vibrating brush was well received by certain members of our secretarial staff, its capabilities as a decorating tool proved quite limited. As such, we have rejected your patent application. Furthermore, I must caution you against applying the brand name iPaint to your unpatented product. it took us a long time to think it up, and we will not allow you to give us the brush on this matter.

    Tim “Inundation” Cook
    Innovation Is My Middle Name

  2. Keith DuQuette

    Keith DuQuette GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Dear Mr. Balton & Cook:

    We at LeftyBosco, ink. are very disappointed that our patent application for the Wellington Electric Paint Brush has been rejected. But we take pleasure in the fact that certain members of your staff have found a different use for our fine product.


    Wellington C. Winthrop,
    President of LeftyBosco, ink.

  3. CarolG

    CarolG said, over 3 years ago

    Dear Mr. Wellington C. Winthrop:

    At the request of Mr. T. Cook, several of my colleagues and I beta tested your device. Although I’ve been given to understand that Mr. Cook has rejected your patent, we urge you to continue production. We think you’re a genius.

    One suggestion: might you include an extension cord for those “hard to reach” places?

    And could you please let us know if it is safe to submerge this product in water? Because sometimes we need to paint underwater.

    Thank you.

    Pamela Smythe-Forrest St. John
    Executive Assistant

  4. Devo

    Devo said, over 3 years ago

    Dear Ms. Winthop:
    Our rules clearly dictate what can and cannot be patented. Your submission, while novel, violates the laws of nature and may be offensive to public morality.
    Noh Wei
    Rejector of Patent Applications

  5. stgreer

    stgreer said, over 3 years ago

    Dear Mr. Wellington Winthrop —

    We are the licensing agent for certain U.S. patents listed below. We have identified your company as one that appears to be using the patented technology, and we are contacting you to initiate discussions regarding your need for a license.

    1. U.S. Pat. No. 7,986,426e (“Process for Rapid Wall Painting”);
    2. U.S. Pat. No 7,477,410f (“Process for Intimacy Enhancement Involving the Decorative Arts”).

    You can find and review both of the issued patents listed above at

    Please let us hear from you within two weeks of the date of this letter, so that we may agree with you upon an appropriate license arrangement if one is needed. We look forward to hearing from you.


    P. Troll and Associates, LLC

  6. gaslightguy

    gaslightguy said, over 3 years ago

    Years ago I was in the remodeling trade. I took a quick lock cord from a Milwaukee drill and adapted it to the base of an Estwing hammer handle. I used to leave it in a prominent spot on the site and wait for someone to pick it up. It produced the occasional expected results.

  7. Keith DuQuette

    Keith DuQuette GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago


    Love it!

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