Wizard of Id by Parker and Hart

Wizard of Id

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  1. Bruno Zeigerts

    Bruno Zeigerts said, 3 months ago

    But the shark is looking at the Wiz hungrily too…

  2. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, 3 months ago

    You can have the oysters scalloped too, Wiz.

    From: “Miss Fluffy’s Rice Cook Book”

    Published By: Rice Council for Market Development

    (early to mid 60’s?)(It’s actually more of a pamphlet than book and there is no further publishing data listed.)

    Received: Compliments of DELTA RICE


    4 tablespoons butter or margarine
    3/4 cup onions, chopped
    1 cup celery, diced
    3 cups cooked rice
    1 pint oysters
    2 teaspoons salt
    1/4 teaspoon pepper
    3/4 cup milk and oyster liquor
    1 cup grated sharp cheese
    1 cup rice concentrate cereal, buttered

    Melt butter in skillet. Add onions and celery; sauté until tender, but not brown.
    Remove from stove and stir in cooked rice and mix well.
    Butter a casserole and add a layer of oysters which have been salted and peppered; then add a layer of rice mixture.
    Proceeding in this manner until all the oysters and rice have been added.
    Pour the milk and oyster liquor over all.
    Spread grated cheese over the rice mixture and top with buttered rice cereal.
    Bake in a covered casserole in a 400 degree oven for 30 minutes.
    Serve piping hot. Serves 8.

    Notes from me:
    1 pint of oysters is 473 mls for cooking purposes.
    Oyster liquor is the juice which spills out of the oyster’s shell when the oyster is shucked.
    Rice concentrate cereal is puffed rice under another name. (Think breakfast cereal.)

  3. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, 3 months ago

    Better be careful with that shark though….

    …see what I mean?

  4. A Common 'tater

    A Common 'tater said, 3 months ago


    I wish there was an AdStop for these mile long recipes.

  5. AussieDownUnder

    AussieDownUnder said, 3 months ago

    @A Common 'tater


  6. AKHenderson

    AKHenderson GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    No sharknado in the forecast, just a trout gale.

  7. Observer fo Irony

    Observer fo Irony said, 3 months ago

    Why was the Wizard hungry…because he sea food there.

  8. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, 3 months ago

    A smorgasbord

  9. Redkaycei Repoc

    Redkaycei Repoc said, 3 months ago

    @A Common 'tater

    His long posts don’t bother me a bit. I take a look at what it is and if I’m not interested it is extremely easy to skip. So what is the problem?

  10. William Pursell

    William Pursell GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    Aye D.H. G.——-If they Don’t eat you first?

  11. Redkaycei Repoc

    Redkaycei Repoc said, 3 months ago

    @Alexikakos from yesterday;
    Mombi wasn’t an original character (Neither was Ozma). In the Wizard of Oz it states clearly that there is a good witch in the north and south and an evil witch in the east and west. Baum changed many things as the series progressed, such as the thought that people don’t die in Oz. That was not a concept in the original book. Fear of dying was expressed several times, but as the books went on he added Ozma who was not an original character as well as many, many more and he added many new things to his fairyland. I am not criticizing him for doing so, I loved the books when I was a child, but the FIRST book is very different from the following ones. I noticed this even as a child and wondered why the first book was so very different in so many ways from the ones that followed.

  12. gir63

    gir63 said, 3 months ago


    There is always a bigger fish in the sea:

  13. A Common 'tater

    A Common 'tater said, 3 months ago

    @Redkaycei Repoc

    Exactly the same problem many internet users have with ads, that’s why we install AdBlockers. Some of us can’t be bothered to censor space-wasting comments. I’m not the only one. There are certain boards on this site I can no longer visit, because they’ve been taken over by Facebook type personal gossip. It’s simply a matter of consideration towards other users.

  14. neverenoughgold

    neverenoughgold GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    I’m not so sure about spreading jellyfish on toast…

  15. catman5169

    catman5169 said, 3 months ago

    Today’s weather: Clear to partly cloudy with a chance of rain.

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