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Bloom County by Berkeley Breathed for July 15, 2021

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    Imagine  5 months ago

    Exactly what the “news” channels love and thrive on.

    Meanwhile in the real world there are plenty of people doing good things.

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    Chithing Premium Member 5 months ago

    Hmmmm. Bad news on the doorstep. I’m not too sure I can take one more step.

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    some idiot from R'lyeh Premium Member 5 months ago

    A truly timeless strip.

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    Connie.Shearer  5 months ago

    That’s one sad Banana.

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    cpiller Premium Member 5 months ago

    I remember what I considered “bad news” back when this strip was first published and I look at what we get in that department now. It really has just gotten worse in so many, many ways.

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    jrankin1959  5 months ago

    And this was back in the 80s, folks…

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    Indianapolis Smith  5 months ago

    “It’s bad NEAR!”

    [sound of scampering feet]

    “it’s bad FAR!”

    [sound of scampering feet]

    “this is Kermit the Frog, with Sesame Street News

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    christelisbetty  5 months ago

    Want good news? Go to YouTube. There are several channels that promise just that….What you’ll find is a narrative that keeps telling you that’s what they have, while showing you stock photos, that will have you wondering, where in the world they are, as the people change ages, race, and gender. If you’re lucky, eventually you will find out the veteran bought the poor kid a burger, or the poor kid bought a veteran a burger, or a scout helped a little old lady across the street……

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    COL Crash  5 months ago

    If it bleeds, it leads!

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    MCProfessor  5 months ago

    Fear and loathing on the planet Earth.

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    pshea  5 months ago

    “…you do the Hokey Pokey and you turn yourself around…”

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    dogday Premium Member 5 months ago

    Being a fan of old movies and TV, I’m appalled to note that, rather than the good guys, the bad, the illiterate and the ignorant of yesterday were apparently the forebears of current recent generations. They think like them, they talk like them and they act like them.

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    lamunyon  5 months ago

    We tend to look back with nostalgia and complain that the world is going down the drain. We forget that, “Nothing’s more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory." (quote by Franklin P. Jones)

    However, what do the numbers say? Is the world getting better or worse. Here is a TED Talk on that subject from a few years ago:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCm9Ng0bbEQ

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    thedogesl Premium Member 5 months ago

    Plus ça change…..

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    Sisyphos  5 months ago

    At least that Dinkle anchor guy was honest, for a change.

    Now I gotta go see if I can find a leftover nuclear bomb shelter….

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    einarbt  5 months ago

    Love it. However, scary how this could have been written today.

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