Cast of Characters: Frecka played by Jim Jeffords; Round Fruit Party is the GOP; Grub Party is the Democrats; Bodo played by George W. Bush; Round Fruit juvenile played by Pete Domenici; " Branch dragging display" was the fight over funding for the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; Grub Party operative played by Minority Whip Harry Reid; Grub Party Leader Bibi played by Tom Daschle.
Some context- this 2001 comic was inspired by Vermont Republican Senator Jim Jeffords switch to caucusing with the Democrats, giving them control of the Senate. Jeffords stated that policy differences were the reason, but some thought that the Bush administration’s constant snubbing of Jeffords (he wasn’t invited to the Teacher of the Year ceremony, even though the teacher was from Vermont) was the last straw. Jeffords’ Senate seat is now held by Bernie Sanders.
If you’re wondering how he eats and breathes And other science facts, Just repeat to yourself “It’s just a show, I should really just relax…”
Agnes is a proponent of Lysenkoism?!
Bat blood, mouse milk, and mushrooms. I think I saw that being sold in the parking lot at a Dead show one time.
In my mind, Calvin married Suzie, a state district attorney with aspirations of running for office. Calvin is a fantasy and SF writer and a stay-at-home dad to his six-year-old daughter, Rene, who totes around a hand-me-down Hobbes.
Calvin has a hard time getting his writing done and keeping up with his daughter. Pay-back is a bitch.
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What animal kills more people each year than any other?
She’s collecting a 24-hour urine sample to calculate creatinine clearance (kidney function), calcium excretion (kidney stones) or uric acid excretion (gout).