Pleeze excuz Biwwy from dooing homewirk.Forevur.Love,Biwwys mom
Spiff’s escape left Nolijj in the abyss.Back on Earth, Calvin’s Nolijj is still abysmal.
This is a “re-run” from a very early strip.Look at the art, and you’ll notice that its style is a little bit more simple.
You’re right.That’s extremely rare, now that you mention it.
As a kid in the 60s, I couldn’t wait for The Future of the 21st Century that we were told to expect: moon colonies, orbital hotels, space tourism, personal robots, and of course, flying cars.
Now that I’m middle aged and its the second decade of the 21st century, out of all that, we have…space tourism, IF you have a quarter million dollars to spare.
Hmmph. I want my youth back.
Calvin’s family generally celebrates Crisismess at this time of year.
Wait, are those Zorches?! No wonder they’ve got a grudge against Spaceman Spiff, if they used Calvin’s math for science and navigation! (Note the monitor: 2+7 = 15, and 9+6=50…)
Yeah, the Hamlet soliloquy is my all time, #1 favorite C&H! The very first time I read it, I laughed until I wept… and for the next several days, kept bursting out into laughter whenever I’d even think about it. :D
Yes. This reminds me of his “malevolent meals”. …At least with those, he’s able to defend himself with a fork! :D
In panel 7, we’ve seen that grin before! We’re able to see how Spaceman Spiff looks without his shades, and how Stupendous Man looks, unmasked!