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  1. CougarAllen commented on Arlo and Janis about 7 hours ago

    Don’t honk at Janis!
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWcvPrK_cRQ

  2. CougarAllen commented on Lard's World Peace Tips 1 day ago

    Can’t hide your love away
    save it up for a rainy day
    you can’t take it with you when you go.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SgiXp3dmW4Q

  3. CougarAllen commented on The K Chronicles 5 days ago

    Direct link:
    http://www.laweekly.com/arts/he-went-from-teenage-michael-jackson-impersonator-to-one-of-americas-top-cartoonists-5534026

  4. CougarAllen commented on Agnes 8 days ago

    ZOMG!
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troubadour
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trobairitz

  5. CougarAllen commented on The Norm 4.0 8 days ago

    Civics? Certainly not biology. Moles are insectivores, not rodents.

  6. CougarAllen commented on Skippy 11 days ago

    Thank you, that makes it clearer.

  7. CougarAllen commented on The Dinette Set 11 days ago

    There are all kinds of cool gocomics tricks at
    http://home.comcast.net/~ccdesan/Pibgorn/StyleGuide.html

  8. CougarAllen commented on Tiny Sepuku 12 days ago

    I can think of three fictional characters whose only superpower is invisibility. (Besides the original Invisible Man, there’s The Shadow radio program and Invisible Girl of the Fantastic Four.) I can’t think of any whose only superpower is flight. What would Mighty Mouse be if his only power were flying? He could fly to the scene where help is needed, but when he gets there he’ll only be a mouse. Likewise if Superman were only a man who can fly …


    They could rescue cats from trees, but firefighters can do that and they can also put out fires.


    They could drop rocks on their enemies from above, but only if their enemies didn’t see them coming and shoot them first. No, I think invisibility would be much more useful – and if you can’t be invisible, be a firefighter.

  9. CougarAllen commented on Skippy 12 days ago

    I think “the jeweler’s lamp” refers to an alcohol lamp used for soldering – see http://www.thelampworks.com/lw_jewelers_lamp.htm for pix and details.


    Sir Oliver Lodge was a scientist who investigated electromagnetism and radio communication, so might be the one to ask to invent a means of communicating with the dead? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oliver_Lodge


    Maybe jeweler’s lamps were also used in seances? Even with the net as a resource it’s hard to understand Skippy sometimes….

  10. CougarAllen commented on Half Full 13 days ago

    I been in the write place, but it must have been the wrong time …
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5zPqgQ67yo