Monty by Jim Meddick

Monty

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  1. Randy_B

    Randy_B GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    Because, you know, life is so unfair to them that they need special helpings of liberty and justice.

  2. barticle35

    barticle35 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    One nation under surveillance…

  3. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, almost 3 years ago

    The ‘under god’ was not part of it as writes, only added in the 50s.

  4. Richard S. Russell

    Richard S. Russell GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    There’s also a certain 2-word phrase in there that wasn’t in the original.

  5. Monster Hesh

    Monster Hesh said, almost 3 years ago

    “…And the devil take the rest! Amen.”

  6. _vecihi_

    _vecihi_ said, almost 3 years ago

    And Justice For Native-born, Well-bred Property Owners… Metallica’s best album. Those were the days.

  7. luvcmx

    luvcmx GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    For those who never saw a desk like his before, the hole is to hold a glass container of ink (a dark liquid that you dipped a pen into). It brings back memories to me of the teacher coming around with a large bottle of ink, filling our inkwells.

  8. _vecihi_

    _vecihi_ said, almost 3 years ago

    @luvcmx

    I remember them from my childhood. Now they have the whiteboards, projectors and laser pointers invading classrooms. Looks very fancy, but it’s weird to see 15-year olds who cannot hold a pencil.

  9. AlexPK85

    AlexPK85 said, almost 3 years ago

    Is that a pool cue in the teachers hand?

  10. Quartermain MILLER

    Quartermain MILLER said, almost 3 years ago

    @luvcmx

    we had straight wooden pens, the metal pen point inserted into the wood handle. Also blotting paper for the blots.

  11. John from Houston Texas

    John from Houston Texas GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    that was the original intent – only property owners voting

  12. DAZZ

    DAZZ said, almost 3 years ago

    @John, very true. and a good way it was
    @Quartermain. I still use a pen nib inserted and dipped for my calligraphy. and

  13. Commentator

    Commentator said, almost 3 years ago

    I thought Sedgie was going to switch out “United States” with “Britannica.”

  14. JoanneA

    JoanneA said, almost 3 years ago

    I thought he would have changed ‘God’ since he said it was a three letter word, but it was ‘all’. It’s the smallest words that have the largest impact.

  15. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    @simpsonfan2

    It represented all republics till “the United States” was added in 1923.

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