Dick Tracy by Mike Curtis and Shelley Pleger for December 15, 2021

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    Neil Wick  8 months ago

    Good morning™, everyone!

    A plan starts to come together at … The Mermaid Lounge? It sounds like this could take a while, but Mr. Bones sees the SBN report about the upcoming Tracy exhibit, so that should be his next step.

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    AnyFace  8 months ago

    Looking for complications? ✨

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    fredville  8 months ago

    Never gonna beat what Putty Puss did to him before; making him PART of the exhibit……

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    22ph  8 months ago

    Mr. Bones is probably going to break Tracy’s bones.

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    L Silverman  8 months ago

    Bones seems too mellow to be a cold-blooded killer.

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    Gweedo -it's legal here- Murray  8 months ago

    Good morning™, cogitative death dealers !

    This is a man who exercises precision in his work. This job will have him as short work. Will it be a series of lucky breaks and coincidences that saves Tracy’s hide ?

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    GoComicsGo!  8 months ago

    A man of culture I see in P1.

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    kurtoons.wilcken  8 months ago

    I see he’s a connoisseur of art.

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    iggyman  8 months ago

    The mermaid is just background not a new character? Would have been interesting!

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    crobinson019  8 months ago

    Foreshadowing? Bonhomme has a Flattop!

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    tripwire45  8 months ago

    The Mermaid and Origami Bar?

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    IvanB.Cohen  8 months ago

    Mr. Bones intends to do some research…get to know the patterns of his target. I don’t know if he’ll go as far regarding what kind of foods Tracy likes. What sort of home life Tracy has and other quirks if he finds any.

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    tsull2121  8 months ago

    Blackjack is gonna end up killing Mr Bones in a shootout at the Gould Library to save Tracy’s life

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    tsull2121  8 months ago

    Hey, isn’t that Phishface’s bar?

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    markwillman4  8 months ago

    And one just presented itself.

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    Wichita1.0  8 months ago

    Then, in a tragic miscalculation, he decides Sam is Tracy…

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    1-TRAVOLTA: Now those are some real fishnet stockings! I’d like to dangle my worm in front of her fa…


    2-TRAVOLTA: Beat It? Oh my. You’ve recognized me and want me to dance to that tune. Regretfully I must demur. Now, what do your Scientologist visitors usually get when they visit this establishment?


    TRAVOLTA: No need to get nasty. There’s a fine establishment nearby where I can get a Royale With Cheese Good day! Hello? I wonder if Ratface will be doing any filming at the Exhibit?

    BARTENDER: 1…2…


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    Jim Douglas  8 months ago

    Second panel, looks like Billy Joel !

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    Jim Douglas  8 months ago

    Looks to me like the art work is slowly changing ! ?

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    adekii  8 months ago

    I really like this guys’ approach to things! Also really digging the mermaid art at this bar!

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    ScottHolman  8 months ago

    I’m pretty sure that guy is Frankenstein’s grandson.

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    Night-Gaunt49  8 months ago

    The fact that anyone trying to kill Tracy has failed.

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    Cheapskate0  8 months ago

    Hey, boboscar! Looks to me like the last story is dead-fish-dead! Both time drone (and its blown-to-smithereens villain) and Briar Rose appear headed down Amnesia Lane.

    I’d say this kill-the-Tracy plot is the only current story going on in Tracyville!

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    BreathlessMahoney77  8 months ago

    Today’s strip reminded me of an old Night Gallery episode about a fisherman who discovers a mermaid & keeps her on his boat. He makes a wish that the mermaid grows legs so she can walk on dry land … & at the end, the mermaid does grow legs, but her top half has become a fish. File that under being careful what you wish for.

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    Jab Jr 1957  8 months ago

    On the_Pirates of the Caribbean_ ride at Disneyland, there’s a portrait of a mermaid in the cave section. It’s full frontal, with strategically-placed hair over her chest. The picture’s been there since 1967. It was the last ride Walt supervised.

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    Sisyphos  8 months ago

    Today, over at Bloom County, I encountered the “Bill the Cat Oyster Bar.” While Richard Bonhomme is not a patron of that particular establishment, he does seem to be in a rather fishy bar, with that prominent mermaid art.

    And so it occurs to me that he has a drowned look, as the ship whose name his reverses. A revenant from Davy Jones’ Locker?

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    orbenjawell Premium Member 8 months ago

    Heeeeeere’s a possibility: some big, hulking alien something -or-other drifts up, jags Bones on his shoulder, and then some human-sorta-guy with an impossibly deformed face says" "He doesn’t like you…….I don’t like you either!…….

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