Non Sequitur by Wiley Miller for December 01, 2018


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    x_Tech  12 months ago

    Nothing wrong with a little forest management.

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    Watcher  12 months ago

    He must be from Finland because we all know that they like to rake their forests, so why not the greens of a golf course.

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    in.amongst  12 months ago

    wondering if it would be easier to dig a hole where the ball lands on the green, rather than raking a lot of leaves?

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    finkd  12 months ago

    Oh, just leave him be.

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    awgiedawgie Premium Member 12 months ago

    I’d say it’s a grey area… or in this case, a green area.

    Actually, the Rules do state that you can remove detached leaves (and other “loose impediments” – natural objects, like twigs or stones or squirrels), unless the impediments and the ball are both in the same hazard (such as a sand trap). It makes no limitation on how many leaves you are allowed to move. And if your ball is on the putting green, you don’t even incur a penalty if moving the leaves causes the ball to move (on any other part of the course, you incur a 1 stroke penalty). You simply have to replace the ball where it was.

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    mr_sherman Premium Member 12 months ago

    Can’t see the forest for the tees.

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    Z51 Premium Member 12 months ago

    “AS IT LIES”! A Quote from Spongebob Squarepants!!!

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    dadoctah  12 months ago

    Someone’s spent the off-season watching curling.

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    thelost wizard  12 months ago

    Raking America great again.

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    Painted Wolf  12 months ago

    Someone must be a New England Patriots fan. See for why there’s a rule against that kind of thing in pro football now. There wasn’t then. There’s no rule against it in golf now. I’m sure that if someone does something like this in a serious game, there will be. After the fact, so the victory will stand, the way the Pats’ victory stood in 1982. I saw the Snowplow Game live; I thought that the heat from Don Shula’s rage would melt all the snow and ice.

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    Superfrog  12 months ago

    Looks like some sort of raketeering to me.

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    westcarleton  12 months ago

    He’s just preventing forest fires.

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    cabalonrye  12 months ago

    Finnish player?

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    sarah413 Premium Member 12 months ago

    Must be Eldrick as the rules of golf don’t apply to him. Witness his double hit yesterday that went unpunished.

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    somebodyshort  12 months ago

    Wouldn’t it be easier just to drive the cart onto the green and make a rut for the ball to roll in

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    DanFlak  12 months ago

    If you’re not winning, change the rules: the motto of banks, insurance companies and the North Carolina State legislature.

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    sanderling75  12 months ago

    There’s no rule against perseverance

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    rugeirn  12 months ago

    13-2 Improving Lie, Area of Intended Stance or Swing, or Line of Play.

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    Michael G  12 months ago

    Mar-a-Lago rules!

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    preacherman  12 months ago

    Whereas removing trash from the path of your ball is probably legal, creating a barrier to keep your ball from going too far beyond the hole, should you miss, is probably illegal. And then there’s the side walls he created that might deflect his ball back towards the hole. Yeah, this is probably illegal.

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    Masterskrain Premium Member 12 months ago

    trump’s interpretation of “Finnish Rules of Golf” at Mar-A-Lardo…

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    I recommend playing on a course that is better maintained.

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    Babs Maloney Premium Member 12 months ago

    “Golf is a good walk spoiled.” Anonymous

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    Gabryant  12 months ago

    Only Golfers Can Prevent Forest Fires!

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    Pisces  12 months ago

    This is a funny strip today – as comics go. In reality, though, any decent golf course will not have anything on the course. the Greens-keeper takes care of all of that.

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    squireobrien  12 months ago

    The problem isn’t the lane, it’s the little ramp on the other side of the hole.

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    bakana  12 months ago

    There’s a reason why the place where the ball lands is called a “Lie”.

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    Leojim  12 months ago

    Rules? We don’t need no stinking rules!

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    Bicycle Dude  12 months ago

    Often times in humor, in this case the final panel, is what it is. It’s not nefarious or partition it’s just a joke, gag or punchline. We’ve become too literal in our lives and take things too seriously. Even Wiley enjoys a day off.

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