Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce for June 24, 2002
"Gang, before you start the final round, I have a few words to say." "I've been the chess team advisor for twenty-three years, and this is the first chance we've ever had to win the state title! I'm very proud of you!" "Twenty-three years! Did you hear that guys?" "How old are you?" "Nate, let's try to stay 'on task'"