LATimes has this without color. They also publish it in a smaller version, and I missed seeing the bird. Now I get the gag.
For our amigos in NG — ¡Elvis Puffs Out está aquí!
Notice that Norm has his hands in his pockets. No need to draw those pesky fingers. (Ralph’s fingers … slapdash at best /s)
Or, as they say in the South — “Bless his heart.”
Or what Chris Rock said. “I feel sorry for COVID.”
Thank you, Mr. Carroll, your absence has been most wanting, and your return is most welcome. We are, indeed, in for a very “interesting” five weeks (and more, I’m sure).
Another reason why I <3 GoComics. The print version in the LATimes was too small to see the (if you’ll pardon the pun) butt of the gag.
It’s a good thing that Lio chose the Private Eye motif instead of another term for the same occupation (Film Noire fans will be familiar with it…)
Missing you in these “interesting” times - yes, please be well.
Can one be “a” locust? Isn’t that term a collective noun? (Leaving Grammar Police mood)
DING DING DING