Red and Rover by Brian Basset

Red and Rover

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  1. comicgos

    comicgos said, over 1 year ago

    Rover, when you are already in a hole – stop digging!

  2. catfeet

    catfeet GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    There’s not enough room for the Zamboni, either!

  3. Jo Clear (aka: Grasshopper)

    Jo Clear (aka: Grasshopper) said, over 1 year ago

    This is going to be good…

  4. Old Man River

    Old Man River GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Get the Zamboni

  5. Me3000

    Me3000 said, over 1 year ago

    Taking lessons from Calvin again Red?

  6. TexMichael

    TexMichael said, over 1 year ago

    Ok lets hear a few stories from some of you cold country folks. anyone ever done what Red is doing. I guess it took some advance planning to have a hose that was not full of ice. Never had the chance to do that on the the Texas Gulf coast or in central Brasil.

  7. Reality,really?

    Reality,really? said, over 1 year ago

    Yup as a kid. Very common.

  8. Ermine Notyours

    Ermine Notyours said, over 1 year ago


    One winter at college in Eastern Washington, some students flooded the outdoor basketball courts to make a hockey rink.

  9. kea

    kea said, over 1 year ago

    We used to make rinks in that way all the time. Make a packed snow perimeter then fill it with water a bit at a time – ½ inch seemed to work pretty well. don’t leave the hose out between applications!

  10. ellisaana

    ellisaana GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago


    Ha! My first thought was why is Red’s hose not frozen.
    We once tried to make a rink in a friends back yard in NoVa. But the freeze/thaw/freeze which happens here made a really rippled surface. It was nearly impossible to skate on.
    My dad was from Northern MN. He said they used to drive on the rivers in winter since for some reason the rivers were less likely to be drifted over.

  11. dzw3030

    dzw3030 said, over 1 year ago


    “or in central Brasil.” I just flashed on a tribesman in central Brazil trying to figure out what a hose was. Enjoy the day…

  12. amxchester

    amxchester said, over 1 year ago

    I was in northern Sumatra last month and was trying to explain snow to kids born and raised on the Equator. I am not sure the younger ones believed me.

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