Rose is Rose by Don Wimmer and Pat Brady

Rose is Rose

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  1. jnik23260

    jnik23260 said, almost 2 years ago

    I bet she says that to all her patients!

  2. David Gordon

    David Gordon said, almost 2 years ago

    I’ll turn my head and cough for that doc anytime
    she wants!

  3. Macushlalondra

    Macushlalondra said, almost 2 years ago

    Suddenly I remember how it felt not to be the teacher’s pet!

  4. ewalnut

    ewalnut said, almost 2 years ago

    I assume the other patient was a child.

  5. scretwitch

    scretwitch said, almost 2 years ago

    Rose’s doctor isn’t very good. She keeps calling Rose, “Reese,” and doesn’t seem to ever remember about her patient – even with the chart in front of her (maybe it’s just Rose?)

  6. belldee90

    belldee90 said, almost 2 years ago

    Time to find a new doctor.

  7. Puddleglum2

    Puddleglum2 said, almost 2 years ago

    Be patient!

  8. Ali Saleh

    Ali Saleh said, almost 2 years ago

    Oh that doctor really gets around.

  9. oskerw

    oskerw said, almost 2 years ago

    Why can’t I help but think this is a dream Jimbo is having with his wife in patient garbs and a hot doc walking through the door?

  10. Robert Tatro

    Robert Tatro said, almost 2 years ago

    Change to Vicki when the Doc closes the door!

  11. argy.bargy2

    argy.bargy2 said, almost 2 years ago

    Sadly, many doctor’s offices these days have become the equivalent of a factory production line. The practice needs to see an increased volume of patients in order to pay off the doctor’s med school loans and skyrocketing malpractice insurance costs (plus the cap on reimbursement doesn’t cover the actual costs of treatment). All of which leads to docs who don’t have time to read files. Forgetting a name is say, but think about the patients in surgery whose docs remove the wrong organ,or leave sponges in….

  12. Cigray59

    Cigray59 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    @argy.bargy2

    you’re over thinking a comic strip.

  13. IamJayBluE

    IamJayBluE said, almost 2 years ago

    Maybe argy bargy 2s on to something. I think this is a case of a lake. There’s a deep part to jump right into, to see what interesting things are down there, and a not so deep part, just to skim your toes, and also not miss the beauty of what’s there on top. both things are important, both things are beautiful. This strip today is like that. Rose getting treated like a number and not a name, her witty but also sincere reaction to it, and the reflection of todays medical practices and those who do the practicing….

  14. OldestandWisest

    OldestandWisest said, almost 2 years ago

    That doctor has the tact of a steamroller. She should have said, “Oh, I thought you were my OTHER favorite patient!”

  15. RanaRavens

    RanaRavens said, almost 2 years ago

    What she should have said was “I’ll just be a moment; I have another patient to see first.”

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