The Argyle Sweater by Scott Hilburn

The Argyle Sweater

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  1. Al

    Al GoComics PRO Member said, 4 months ago

    Don’t scrape to much….you’ll whittle your arm away…

  2. SusanSunshine

    SusanSunshine GoComics PRO Member said, 4 months ago

    Looks like she broke out in a cold sweat.

  3. Al S.

    Al S. said, 4 months ago

    Everything’s better with Blue Bonnet on it — except Blue’s axillary icicles.

  4. Me3000

    Me3000 said, 4 months ago

    So she isn’t European…

  5. Jarett

    Jarett GoComics PRO Member said, 4 months ago

    She needs a little desnowdorant.

  6. riotta rigotta

    riotta rigotta said, 4 months ago

    I hate those underarm stalactites. Better get NoNo.

  7. BrassOrchid

    BrassOrchid GoComics PRO Member said, 4 months ago

    You should see her Lady Zamboni exfoliator!

  8. Dogsniff

    Dogsniff said, 4 months ago

    It’s Miss New Jersey.

  9. WCLamb

    WCLamb said, 4 months ago

    @ Dogsniff -
    We heard you the first time!

  10. TheTruthHurts

    TheTruthHurts said, 4 months ago

    NEVER let see you sweat. (In THIS case, it would be fatal !)

  11. Have Mop Will Travel

    Have Mop Will Travel said, 4 months ago

    Maybe next she’ll get a brrrzilian.

  12. Number Six

    Number Six said, 4 months ago

    This is a stick up.

  13. Tweety3434

    Tweety3434 said, 4 months ago

    OMG! I’ve noticed the EXACT same thing. There are definitely more examples of the Argyle Sweater duplicating the same concepts first used by Max Garcia. Both cartoons appear in my local paper and I see this happen on a fairly regular basis. I understand that people can occasionally land on the same ideas, but I consistently see the Argyle Sweater follow Max’s work with nearly identical comics. Too much for it to just be dismissed as coincidence, if you ask me. Coincidence is fine, and even mimicking certain aspects of another cartoonnists style or humor is understandable, but It’s not fair for an established cartoonist to consistently yank ideas from an up and comer. This is nothing new by the way. Stylistically speaking, The Argyle Sweater is clearly a ripoff of the Farside and now it looks like he has found a new victim.

  14. riotta rigotta

    riotta rigotta said, 4 months ago

    @Tweety3434

    “If you copy from one author, it’s plagiarism, but if you copy from many, it’s research.” Hilburn’s a researcher, he steals from many.
    or
    “Good artists borrow, great artists steal.”
    Maybe he’s just a great artist.
    It’s gotta be tuff coming up with a new idea daily. I know many will disagree but I’m willing to give him a pass…he makes me laugh.

  15. mcnero

    mcnero said, 4 months ago

    bwaha! hahaha! loved the comic!

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