Wizard of Id by Parker and Hart

Wizard of Id

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  1. Llewellenbruce

    Llewellenbruce said, over 1 year ago

    I’m surprised the Fink didn’t put Rodney in the launcher.

  2. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, over 1 year ago

    and don’t worry, if you miss it on the way up, you can catch it on your way back down. just remember to not hold your breath lest your lungs explode. oh never mind, the 20,000 Gs will drive all the air out of your lungs. You’re good to go, for good.

  3. malpot

    malpot said, over 1 year ago

    I don’t think he will hit the moon with that trajectory… unless he will orbit the earth first.

  4. Bruno Zeigerts

    Bruno Zeigerts said, over 1 year ago

    Ah-ha! Now we know where Jules Verne got his ideas from!

  5. dukedoug

    dukedoug said, over 1 year ago

    @somebodyshort

    I was thinking this but was too polite to write it !!

  6. Hillbillyman

    Hillbillyman said, over 1 year ago

    @dukedoug

    …and I salute you for your politeness.

  7. wcorvi

    wcorvi said, over 1 year ago

    Unfortunately a gun can’t get anything to the moon. The fastest a projectile can be made to go is the speed of sound (the expanding hot gasses are traveling just that fast). The Apollo rocket broke the sound barrier before it had gone its own length.

  8. Greg Y

    Greg Y said, over 1 year ago

    Is the projectile….errrr… astronaut’s red shirt a tribute to The Guy Who Always Gets Killed on Star Trek?

  9. cdward

    cdward said, over 1 year ago

    @wcorvi

    You just ruined Jules Verne for me!

  10. nazzofoggenmach

    nazzofoggenmach GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    if it’s really cream cheese, focus on your muckin’ bagel

  11. nazzofoggenmach

    nazzofoggenmach GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @wcorvi

    ah, “confuse-us” say: the report heard when a firearm goes off is the sound of the projectile (bullet) breaking the sound barrier

  12. IowaHawkeye

    IowaHawkeye said, over 1 year ago

    This seems like much cheaper way to get to Mars that the plans NASA is currently looking into. Then, there’s always the question of getting back!! Guess this idea is only good for a “fly by”.

  13. goweeder

    goweeder GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @FlyGuyP38

    “The Huns have a space program? Are the Mongolians curing cancer in the meantime?”
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Factuality (made-up word) has no place in comics. Just relax and go with it.

  14. tsandl

    tsandl said, over 1 year ago

    @wcorvi

    Not true. The only theoretical limit to a projectile’s velocity is the speed of light. Even small handguns can shoot bullets at supersonic speeds.

  15. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave said, over 1 year ago

    Col. Hawkins approves

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