Nancy by Guy Gilchrist

Nancy

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  1. CaptBullock

    CaptBullock said, about 2 years ago

    I remember a Bushmiller strip that featured a baby who looked like Nikita Khrushchev.

  2. Guy NIVELLE

    Guy NIVELLE GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Funny !

  3. Guy Gilchrist

    Guy Gilchrist said, about 2 years ago

    Having a ball with this week’s strips! @Wei Shen, I hadn’t thought of Morocco Mole in years. Funny! @CaptBullock, of course I know that Ernie strip! Great one. @Susan…..no, I don’t think so at all. When I say I’m paying tribute to Ernie and one of his gag writing themes….I mean it’s still me…doing what I always do. Presenting the strip the best way I know how…..simply reaching back into that ol’ bag o’ tricks like Ernie did for so many years….and the way I do, too. Ernie’s strips are out there in book form. Mine are on my drafting board. each day. Starting out as blank paper. Then, all I do is …oh….spend my entire collected thought, emotion, experience and blood, sweat and ink on a few frames each day for almost 20 years….and hope you and the millions that see my strips each day get a little smile. Just like Ernie did.
    Let’s have a nice day, everybody!

  4. Guy Gilchrist

    Guy Gilchrist said, about 2 years ago

    @Guy NIVELLE

    Thanks! That’s the best compliment a cartoonist can get!

  5. blunebottle

    blunebottle said, about 2 years ago

    Yes, Happy Face IS freaky!

  6. Newenglandah

    Newenglandah said, about 2 years ago

    Guy, you’re doing a great job. Thanks for reviving a great strip.

  7. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, about 2 years ago

    I think this new character was found at Walmart! ;-)

  8. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, about 2 years ago

    Speaking of men named Harry with almost-always smiling faces, I paid tribute to Harry Kalas (1936-2009), the late Baseball Hall of Fame voice of the Philadelphia Phillies and NFL Films at the Jump Start comic strip this morning.
    Kalas was almost always in a cheerful mood, and his fame never went to his head.
    However, I couldn’t resist the fact that Walmart has co-opted the smily face first introduced in the early 1970s.

  9. daedalusomega

    daedalusomega said, about 2 years ago

    Hello, Guy. Here’s my two cents. Great job on the first two tribute strips, they are really good in my opinion, it felt like I was reading EB’s work. But this Have a nice day Harry doesn’t fit, he has a face that freaks one out and a name more akin to the characters from the Garbage Pail Kids set, Just pointing that out. Hope the next ones are more in the line of that VR kid and Polly.

  10. Felix The Cat

    Felix The Cat said, about 2 years ago

    Actually, contrary to what I thought yesterday, I guess this is Random Stereotyped Character Week. In Guy’s defense (somewhat), Scott Adams is actually doing almost the exact same thing in his strip right now. Check it out.

  11. Graden Thompson

    Graden Thompson said, about 2 years ago

    All I have to say about today’s strip, following all the editorials, is “Gray skies are going to clear up, put on a Happy face.”

  12. Gweedo - It's legal here !!! -  Murray

    Gweedo - It's legal here !!! - Murray GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    He’s just a sad face painted over with a magazine smile – paraphrased from Heart – Dreamboat Annie Lp.

  13. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, about 2 years ago

    The yellow smiling face was used as the sign of a werewolf serial killer artist in “The Howling” in 1980.

  14. gimmickgenius

    gimmickgenius said, about 2 years ago

    At least he’s not “Give-’em-Hell-Harry” with his finger on the nuclear button!

  15. gimmickgenius

    gimmickgenius said, about 2 years ago

    Or how about Dirty Have-a-Nice-Day-Harry:
    “Go ahead, Punk – *make my nice day!!!”

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