Oyster War by Ben Towle

Oyster War

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  1. Three Steps Over Japan

    Three Steps Over Japan said, 12 months ago

    That is one cool-looking pigeon! It’s not only official, it even has its papers.

  2. pcolli

    pcolli said, 12 months ago

    Catch the pigeon……..

  3. SavannahJack

    SavannahJack said, 12 months ago

    Seagull, not pigeon.

  4. pcolli

    pcolli said, 12 months ago

    @SavannahJack

    When you’ve been at the laudanum a pigeon can look like a seagull. Are there any landgulls?

  5. 42Irish

    42Irish said, 12 months ago

    I vote pigeon.

  6. edclectic

    edclectic said, 12 months ago

    I vote laudanum. To hell with ALL the damn birds.

  7. Veteran

    Veteran GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    The new UPS Air Delivery.
    Our gulls powered by clean bio fuels. Move up from Snail mail to a more direct form. When it absolutely positively has to be there overnight.
    Love his helmet however.
    Tic’s brother perhaps? News that his bro was killed by a mean old nasty Confederate Naval Commander. The message says “Need Revenge? I got a job for you. RSVP XOXOX.”

  8. edclectic

    edclectic said, 12 months ago

    @Veteran

    I guess in the army it would be The Seagull Corps?

  9. Veteran

    Veteran GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    @edclectic

    And they say be afraid of the Apache helicopter.
    Fear the bird….man…..Fear the bird.
    After all you know its……the………..WORD!!!!!
    Army birds???
    Nah, something for the Marines to aspire to be.

  10. edclectic

    edclectic said, 12 months ago

    @Veteran

    Bird is a word…
    Feared yet admired the UH-1 slicks (if it can’t be fixed with a hammer, it must be an electrical problem; bend to fit, dent to match, always bring lottsa 100mph tape), but I was satisfied being an airman rather than one of the few, the proud, the dead, the marines…

  11. bopard

    bopard said, 12 months ago

    @edclectic

    tsk, tsk
    ♪♪when the army and the aircorps come to gaze on heavens scenes…♪
    .
    No one gung ho for Navy? Well today’s singalong includes:
    ♪♪what do you do with a juiced up sailor early in the morrrrrrrning?♪

  12. bopard

    bopard said, 12 months ago

    @pcolli

    landgulls usually are flapping around dumps

  13. Veteran

    Veteran GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    @edclectic

    Ahhh. Be nice.
    It takes a brave man to be a Marine.
    Smarts are not a requirement.
    I have a copy of a make believe Army manual a Marine buddy of mine sent me.
    It says:
    US Army Survival Guide
    Page 1 Call the Marines.
    He is right. That is what I would do is send them in first to see if it is dangerous. I will cover their backs.
    Then when they have the enemy fixed in a fight with them I will flank the enemy and call in an air strike while lasering the target from a safe distance.
    Works every time.

  14. tdothen

    tdothen GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    I think the bird is not a gull; they have webbed feet and so could not grip the railing, as in panel #2.

  15. EeyoreBlue

    EeyoreBlue said, 12 months ago

    Oh negative on the gull… flat webbed feet! However one good Tern deserves another, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk! and he’s outta here!

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