Yes, it’s string bass open E followed by first finger on F. Sixth grade beginning orchestra students love to play it because it’s easy. Pretty much anybody can pick up a bass and do that if they can handle a bow at all.
Was it taught by Professor Deville? I’ve heard she skins students and makes fur coats out of them.
As a closet grammar policeman, my head just exploded. :)
Here’s this, and there was a Mr. Burns reference the other day. The strip creators must be in a “Simpsons” mood lately. :)
I’d forgotten about those old charge imprint machines with the carbon receipts, too. I used to have to run those when I worked at Kmart during college during the 1980’s. To confirm approval of the card, we used to have to look for the card number in a paper booklet of revoked credit card numbers kept next to the register.
Oh, yes. Sorry. I didn’t recognize her with her hair bun off panel. You can see it in the first panel. I guess I just didn’t look closely enough. Mea culpa.
Legal fair use? Or is the cartoonist maybe friends with whoever owns that IP?
Looks like the boys are playing Magic: The Gathering.
I read a thing once that said if you put all the troubles in the world into a big pile, and everyone had to choose a certain number of troubles to bear, everyone would just take their own troubles back.