A new Hubris strip on a Friday? Hmmm… Cool!
Since Larry is the nickname of 20’s older sister Larissa, she’s probably not the fifth son.
To be fair, in half of these events Opus was the “victim”. (By that I mean, he is being passive and acted upon.)
I’m pretty sure there were no crocodiles nor alligators in medieval Europe. I have no idea where this idea that such animals populated the moats of castles came from.
Nick! Long time no see! Nice to see you finally sharing with the family at the dinner table…
Good Lord, they’re going to eat Nick!
“Armadillos are either three banded or nine banded.”
Nope, not true. In South America there is a seven-banded armadillo:
There is also the Llanos long-nosed armadillo there which has six to eleven bands:
And Pink Fairy armadillos have 24 bands:
And there may be even more species of armadillo with other numbers of bands, for all I know.
I think you’ve been taught about the species of armadillos in your region and you just assumed that none other exist.
Petey: It’s pizza. It’s the ultimate food where everything is touching everything else. ANd the cheese is gooey. And let’s not get started on the amazing combinations of toppings.
How can one of the world’s top picky eaters like pizza?
Let’s not forget that in the early days of the strip Verne accidentally shoots RJ (twice) with a gun they found lying around a human’s house they were looting.
The storyline begins here:
The first shot happens two strips later:
The whole story lasts 24 strips, ending on May 12.
The strip that should precede this one is missing from the archives. When these strips were re-run in 2017 they did include a (slightly damaged) version of that strip. You can find it here:
The strip that should be following this one is missing from the archives. When these strips were re-run in 2017 they did include a (slightly damaged) version of that strip. You can find it here:
(The strip in this page is from Saturday, December 27, 1997. There were no Sunday strips in 1997, or at least they were not included in the archives, so the missing strip was from Monday, December 29.)