Breaking Cat News by Georgia Dunn for August 05, 2022

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    Theprofessorstelegraph  12 days ago

    And suddenly it’s winter!

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    Aspen_Bell  12 days ago

    Oh, yes.

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    McColl34 Premium Member 12 days ago

    Aaand, just like that, the screen gets all blurry. Stupid, inferior screen!

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    Le'letha Premium Member 12 days ago

    Tissues! Get your tissues here! (hands out tissues)

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    Felicity Pearson Premium Member 12 days ago

    I just love the scale on the last panel … the whole image touches my heart.

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    Robin Harwood  12 days ago

    This is the greatest Tommy moment.

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    deadheadzan Premium Member 12 days ago

    I’ve got a poster of the old comic of this…..(several more panels in the comic).

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    Kitty Katz  12 days ago

    The Orb’s Tommy

    Go to the Mirror, Boy

    Tommy: The snow is over, it’s morning now, Elvis

    You are not very far from home

    We’ll have you there in just a little while

    And you’ll be there, there is no need to roam!


    Elvis: What’s that poster

    On that big pole?

    It shows Tommy.

    What does that mean?

    They miss Tommy!


    Tommy: You can see right inside that window

    Puck and Lupin waiting there for you

    Not far away are your Man and Woman

    The door is open, you can go right on through!

    Go to the Big Pink House!

    Go to the Big Pink House!


    Elvis: Nothing like a day of Siamesing!

    A tiny box and kibble to enjoy!

    (Wait) I can’t rest while Tommy’s out there freezing!

    It’s time for me to be a good boy!


    Woman: Elvis, I’m not often the one to quibble

    What does that paper you have say? (Reads)

    Man: I’ll get the phone

    Woman: And I will get some kibble

    All: Tommy’s going home on Christmas Day!


    Tommy: Listening to mew I get the music

    Gazing at mew I get a treat

    Just over there I see my Woman!

    No more empty tummy or cold feet!


    Elvis: Listen up guys, we have a new friend

    Lupin and Puck, you may have been wrong

    Actually Tommy is a really great guy!

    He’s been our friend all along!


    What adventures await our Tommy?

    Oooh I wish I knew

    I wish, mew!

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    MrsXandamere  12 days ago

    See I was holding it together but now I’m gonna cry!

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    WelshRat Premium Member 12 days ago

    And back we go; back to the beginning.

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    leopardglily  12 days ago

    Awwwwwwww… I miss Tommy.

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    Aspen_Bell  12 days ago

    I used to dream about finding Shadow this way. Wherever you are out there, big guy, you are and will always be my friend. Live long and prosper.

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    Brian  Premium Member 12 days ago

    Some people were just mentioning this one the other day.

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    Catmom  12 days ago

    Tommy’s Woman hasn’t posted anything about Sophie on IG lately, I hope she’s alright.

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    DennisinSeattle Premium Member 12 days ago

    Kibble and a trap are useless. But the voice of his Woman is all that is needed to bring Tommy home.

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    DennisinSeattle Premium Member 12 days ago

    Dang and Double dang. I am signed up to see Georgia at Shoreline Library on Aug 17. And We just got our season Opera tickets, and the first show , Elixer of Love, is on the same night. Dang! I hope I can catch Georgia another time.

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    valeries  12 days ago

    That last panel always gets me in “the feels”—it’s even more moving in the original strip.—

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    Sue Ellen  12 days ago

    There it is. That’s the one. All I have to do is think about it, and my eyes go blurry.

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    Lady Bri  12 days ago

    Broke down and cried as soon as my eyes latched onto that last panel.

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    RayWebster  12 days ago I Feel Love.

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    Tigrisan Premium Member 12 days ago

    I’m NOT crying! YOU’RE CRYING!!!

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    TampaFanatic1  12 days ago

    This was one of my favorites, what a great way to end an awesome arc! Tommy will live forever in everyone’s hearts!

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    kimmie260  12 days ago

    I love this one…

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    Miss Mina  12 days ago

    And at last we learn the name of That Backyard Cat.

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    bermudamel  12 days ago

    This week has been a tribute to Tommy. The Admiral Tommy Whiskerstache passed away last month and Georgia wanted to celebrate him in addition to taking a much needed break while being sick.

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    Pet  11 days ago

    The last scene warms the cockles of my heart every time I see it..

    I could see it better if it wasn’t for this Stupid blurry monitor……

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    Wrenster  11 days ago

    I loved this story line!!!

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    ekw555  11 days ago

    still makes me tear up after all these years.

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    Katzen1415  11 days ago

    So much in panel 4 without saying a word. Georgia showed an incredible talent for writing characters and plots with this arc. I also find Tommy’s lines in panel 2 quite amusing. I think this is the arc that comes to mind when we think of Tommy, so glad it made it in.

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    ladykat  11 days ago

    Ah, Tommy, this moment was, and still is, priceless.

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    Kitty Queen  11 days ago

    The whole week has been a lovely homage to Tommy.

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    jamescordeiro  11 days ago

    One of my favorite Tommy strips.

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    rs0204 Premium Member 11 days ago

    I loved the Christmas arc with Tommy and Elvis, and this scene always makes me smile, no matter when I see it.

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    David Jones Premium Member 11 days ago

    This is my absolute favorite Tommy sequence.

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    bonita.eley  11 days ago

    One of my favorite episodes!! Tommy returned to his human because Elvis WAS A GOOD BOY!!!

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    JohnTheFoole  11 days ago

    A Tommy memorium? {<8^)

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    Sabrina17  11 days ago

    Are the comics totally random repeats now?

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    Daltongang Premium Member 11 days ago

    No, it’s a week of Tommy Tributes by Georgia.

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    The Wolf In Your Midst  11 days ago

    And cue the uplifting orchestral music!

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    mistercatworks  11 days ago

    My wife and I used to take our indoor cats in cages on our bicycles for the occasional field day in a wooded area. We were lucky in that they were satisfied after an hour of frolicking and returned to their cages willingly.

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    Megan.naughton Premium Member 11 days ago

    There are a handful of single panels that I just adore and move me. The last one in this strip is one of those.

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    Denny Wheeler Premium Member 11 days ago

    OT: non-feline major squeee (posted late yesterday; repeated today for those who missed it)

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    Denny Wheeler Premium Member 11 days ago

    The last panel of this strip is my 2nd favorite panel of all of BCN. #1? The reunion of Tillie and Winnie. That one blurs my screen more than this one, and it warms my heart a bit more. However, they’re both beyond any other strip since Pogo.

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    so sweet!!!

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    sisterea  11 days ago

    It is the one after this that made me just sob. And the one when Elvis came home and the woman put him in the bedroom to rest telling him he was a good boy. That one was just heart crushing.

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    cubfan826  11 days ago

    This is the arc that hooked me on the strip. Our paper had just started carrying it and I was thinking, “What the heck is this?” I didn’t really care for it. But then there was this Tommy-Elvis sequence and I was a goner!

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    jed19  11 days ago

    Thank you, Georgia, for including this in Tommy tribute week!

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    slabrang999  11 days ago

    rerun, but i’mm not complaining.

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    willie_mctell  11 days ago

    A cat and his Preferred Human.

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    Portmanteau  11 days ago

    Dang Onion Ninjas! Now I can’t read the screen.

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    Lara Smith  11 days ago

    This is hands down my favorite BCN ever.

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    Sue Ellen  11 days ago

    It was year ago that our friend Bill Jackson was taken from us. Rest in peace, Bill.

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    knight1192a  11 days ago

    Thankfully I don’t have to see the full arc. Just when I’d be getting over blurry Elvis eyes I’d shot right into blurry Tommy eyes.

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    Mountaingreenery  11 days ago

    “Nibble nibble I love kibble.” Made me chuckle, Dear, always cheerful Tommy. <3

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    ChrisTrey  11 days ago

    This was on Georgia’s Instagram about Tommy’s Women:

    Many readers have been commenting that they’ve put their Tommybaum out in honor of Tommy this week. I love that idea (thank you ❤️) and put ours out too. ❤️

    Thank you so much for all of the kind words and comments and wishes of comfort for Tommy and his family. Tommy’s Woman has been reading them all, and wrote on his FB page ‘Admiral Thomas “Tommy” Whiskerstache’ today: “…And for everyone that has written kind words in Tommy’s comments, on BCN’s page, and sending messages – please know that I’ve read every single one and while we’re still shattered over the loss of Tommy and his huge personality, I also love knowing how many people also loved that sweet lovable goofus.”

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    alcorn  11 days ago

    Ot: lighting update

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    Jennifer Kendzior  11 days ago

    Tomorrow must be the Tommybaum. You’d never know she’s not real!

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    FreyjaRN Premium Member 11 days ago

    I suddenly can’t see the monitor so well.

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