Oh, very clever! Ha. Ha. Ha. Of course, the artist might have wanted to consider that the people who actually subscribe to newspapers that print comics are likely to be less than amused and that one newspaper has already dumped the comic because of this, but what the heck. All in good fun and when the “Dump Wiley” movement catches on and he’s dropped by the syndicate, he can giggle all the way to the unemployment office.
Jack has a lot of potential. He’s a big softie with a good heart, and maybe a shortage of people skills, but a lot of people can relate to that.