Shoutout to Doonesbury, who used that multi-day cinematic cross-city swoop to reveal Joanie in Bed with Rick a few decades ago…
That’s one way to get a Sunday strip out of just two panels…
I just took the opportunity to look back through the last few weeks of this, and there’s definitely a turn toward absurdism. Hard to know whether this is an artistic shift of some kind, or Tom just can’t think of any gags and is doing this instead.
I’ve been reading this for about 7 months. How far back do I have to go for any of this to make a lick of sense?
Strangely, in all the years since the daily comics went color, I have never seen swear symbols colorized like that. I believe we are witnessing comics history, folks!
It’s a classical theme. I recognize the tune, but can’t place what piece it’s from.
Didn’t see that coming!
It’s always a treat to get a strip here that wasn’t in the collections I’ve read and reread.