Maybe Val’s job has a top secret security clearance, and nothing is allowed to leave the building…. yeah, right!
You and me both, @bossyheifer - and consider that these are old (rerun) comics! Maybe 8 years old, if I’m remembering the timing of the preteena strip that was a Sept 11th one-year-later commemoration.
wow, there used to be a lot more patrons at the Pooch Cafe!
All this vomiting, it probably ain’t the flu, but gastroenteritis - sometimes called “stomach flu” but not the same as the influenza that vaccinations target. Or food poisoning - see what happens when you don’t let Grandma cook adventurous, or with eggplant!
The President spells his name with 1 R. What they keep yelling out has 2 Rs. Refer to the dictionary:
(and apparently in British and Australian English is also means “to shout boisterously for or against a player or team; root or jeer. “)
Um, people - our president spells his first name with ONE R. Clearly, Holly is asking to go to the barracks at the local army post….
wow crazyasabull, parents these days won’t let kids have a TV in their room, let alone cable. You were pampered and had it easy!
And I don’t know what Wally is upset about, it’s not like Max ever talks anyway!
Remember, we’re talking high school advanced English - they probably don’t care where the author is from (especially whenever this was originally drawn). They just read whatever is The Canon for that grade level.
British party game, I believe. “Pass the Parcel.”
and only in comparison to Stick could Teena be accused of having body fat!