Archive for June 22nd, 2009

Saturday Morning Gender-Bender

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

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S.P. Charles: Am I the only one who had no idea this was a woman before reading the caption?

Filed in Bill Bickel, Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, Zach Weiner, comic strips, comics, humor | 16 responses so far

Name That Tune

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

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What song? “Beyond the Sea”? “Under the Sea?” “Whale alright I’m being foolish, whale alright let people know…”?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Dave Coverly, Speed Bump, comic strips, comics, humor, music, whales | 25 responses so far

Puff

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

obamacigarette.jpgNot that President Obama has asked me for my opinion, but…

Of course I understand that as a role model for kids, the fact that he’s trying to quit smoking is a good thing — but honestly, with all his many responsibilities, do we really want him dealing with the distraction and crankiness that come with nicotine withdrawal?

(Of course, having just signed a major anti-smoking bill, he doesn’t have a lot of choice, does he?)

Filed in Barack Obama, Bill Bickel, cigarettes | 25 responses so far

Bonus LOLs

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

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Of course the real joke here is that Parisi not only didn’t get the day off, but had to come up with nine gags: the concept itself, and then eight individual mini-comics. The third panel was LOL material for me.

A couple of people pointed out that the second panel was off-by-a-few-days synchronicity with this. Continue Reading »

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Eve, Garden of Eden, God, Mark Parisi, Off the Mark, Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, Zach Weiner, comic strips, comics, comics that made us laugh out loud, humor, lol, synchronicity | 23 responses so far

Discrimination

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, comic strips, comics, humor | 23 responses so far

Paiging Frazz

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

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Two people asked me if whether I knew of any special significance to what appears to be a Satchel Paige tribute. Sunday was not, after all, the anniversary of his birth, death or first game in the major leagues. Paige was the subject of a new biography earlier this month, but that’s all I could find.
(If you find this comic difficult to read, please click it to view a slightly larger version)

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Frazz, Jef Mallet, Satchel Paige, baseball, comic strips, comics, humor | 13 responses so far

One Size Fits All

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2009

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How does “one size fits all” apply to pizza, and why would this be a good thing?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Willie and Ethel, comic strips, comics, humor | 7 responses so far