Morleysketch aug20

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Lover of comics since I began to read. Retired (electrical controls designer) in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Member of Mensa. (Just because you're smart, doesn't mean you can't do dumb things.) Volunteer at Mosaic Arts, Inc. & at National Railroad Museum.

Recent Comments

  1. about 12 hours ago on Looks Good on Paper

    At the university I graduated from in 1973, the current tuition for one year is more than the total it cost me for all four years, including books.

  2. about 14 hours ago on Garfield

    A quick search shows JC Whitney is now part of No print catalogs, but you can still order Whitney parts through them.

  3. about 14 hours ago on Reality Check

    “What it gave me was thoughts for food.”

    You’re right. It’s getting to be supper time. Seeing that this cartoon is about science and math I’ll have to have remainders instead of leftovers.

  4. about 15 hours ago on Wizard of Id

    Down in a lower corner of one page is a small illustration of of a Chinese man who eats with sticks. Originally called the Chinaman, he had been colored yellow, with a pigtail. Dr. Seuss himself updated the drawing in the late 70s, but some folks still felt that was an old-school stereotype.

  5. about 15 hours ago on Broom Hilda

    Is it plugged in?

  6. about 16 hours ago on The Born Loser

    Phone message (left two minutes after email sent): I sent you an email. Let me know what you think. ASAP!

    Instant message (sent one minute after phone message): Did you get my phone message about the email? Urgent!

    Paper message left on your desk: Never mind. I took care of it myself.

  7. about 16 hours ago on Pearls Before Swine

    The last independent bookstore around here closed several years ago. They carried a wide range of reading material from the latest best sellers to old used books, and could order almost anything that was in print. Sadly, as the owner was nearing the end of her life, nobody else wanted to take over the business.

  8. about 18 hours ago on The Born Loser

    A few years ago mom handed down some pre-war Marx tin wind-up trains. Although she had two older brothers, she was the one who had played with the trains with Grandpa. When cleaning out the house after Grandma died, Mom and Dad rescued these, and some Lionel trains (in their original boxes). Those same older brothers had put them in the garbage.

  9. about 19 hours ago on Overboard

    Some friends had a standard poodle which they treated like a dog. It was smart, friendly, and loved to play. More like the girl next door, instead of a princess.

  10. about 19 hours ago on Garfield

    Odie does not hear Aooogah very often, so does not know how to react.