Red and Rover by Brian Basset

Red and Rover

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  1. scottie4851

    scottie4851 said, about 3 years ago

    " Parental units"? Who said that in the 1960’s /70’s? So un-Red!

  2. GROG!

    GROG! GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    That probably comes with watching and reading too much science fiction.

  3. sheridan1952

    sheridan1952 said, about 3 years ago

    Coneheads said it

  4. gooseylou

    gooseylou GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    I can only think of Robbie Robart but I believe it was later.

  5. gmforde

    gmforde said, about 3 years ago

    “Parental units” dates back to the mid-70s, courtesy of a show called, “Saturday Night Live,” which had skits about alien beings with cone-shaped heads (aka The Coneheads). In one skit, the daughter was on a date with Frank Zappa, who had to meet her “parental units” before going out.

  6. Comic Minister

    Comic Minister said, about 3 years ago

    Sorry guys. It was fun while it lasted.

  7. Me3000

    Me3000 said, about 3 years ago

    do his parents not have any entrepernul spirit; or are they just thinking about law suits

  8. dzw3030

    dzw3030 said, about 3 years ago

    @GROG!

    Nonsense. Science Fiction is like Garlic, never too much! :-)

  9. GROG!

    GROG! GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    I like sci-fi but it is not all consuming. But at Red’s age I watched and read sci-fi practically to the exclusion of all else.

  10. ORMouseworks

    ORMouseworks said, about 3 years ago

    This comic just has to be my second favorite one in the universe (the first one is “For Better or For Worse).” I “stumbled” upon it one day and have been hooked on it ever since. The relationship between Red and Rover at his age is the epitome of a boy and his dog, and I am enjoying it immensely.

  11. catfeet

    catfeet GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    Those pesky zoning violations spoil the fun for everyone!

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