Archive for June, 2010

yellojkt: ”Alien Synchronicity: not bad for a 30-year-old movie”

Cidu Bill on Jun 30th 2010

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Filed in Alien, Bill Bickel, Cow and Boy, Knight Life, comic strips, comics, humor, synchronicity | 9 responses so far

Sal Biondo: ”What are you staring at?” “Your camel toe.”

Cidu Bill on Jun 30th 2010

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FrogChemist seconds the answer.

Filed in Bill Bickel, For Better or For Worse, Lynn Johnston, camel toe, comic strips, comics, humor | 24 responses so far

The Botany of Doubt

Cidu Bill on Jun 30th 2010

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Timothy Carignan: Obviously, this is referring to a title or a phrase, perhaps as a spoonerism – but I just don’t get it.

Filed in Bill Bickel, Bliss, CIDU, Harry Bliss, comic strips, comics, humor | 15 responses so far

I might have to retire the Geezer tag after this one…

Cidu Bill on Jun 30th 2010

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Hey Geezers! Comics!, One Big Happy, Rick Detorie, comic strips, comics, humor | 16 responses so far

And there’s even a wall here to keep the good neighbors happy; but what’s the joke?

Cidu Bill on Jun 30th 2010

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Dave Coverly, Speed Bump, comic strips, comics, humor | 17 responses so far

Tighty-Whities Synchronicity

Cidu Bill on Jun 29th 2010

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Back-to-back on my Chron page.

Elyrest also sent me the second one with the comment “This is more of an I don’t really want to know why my M & M’s are wearing tighty-whities than an ewww, but still…”

Filed in Bill Bickel, Mike Peters, Monty, Mother Goose, comic strips, comics, humor, m&m's, synchronicity | 7 responses so far

Not Much Fun For Either of Them, I’d Wager

Cidu Bill on Jun 29th 2010

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But what’s the political message here?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, New Yorker, comic strips, comics, humor, politics | 21 responses so far

Where’s Charley?

Cidu Bill on Jun 28th 2010

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Filed in 9 Chickweed Lane, Bill Bickel, Brooke McEldowney, CIDU, comic strips, comics, humor | 51 responses so far

New Place

Cidu Bill on Jun 28th 2010

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Okay, so they got their health tests, vaccinations and haircuts done at the same time, and apparently not very well. But what’s the logic behind the scenario, and what’s the joke?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Six Chix, comic strips, comics, humor | 56 responses so far

Sunday Funnies: LOL-June 27

Cidu Bill on Jun 27th 2010

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Brevity, Cul de Sac, Guy & Rodd, Hark! A Vagrant!, New Yorker, Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, Zach Weiner, comic strips, comics, comics that made us laugh out loud, humor, lol | 23 responses so far

Saturday Morning Arl-ewww

Cidu Bill on Jun 26th 2010

Let’s just save time and say everybody sent this to me: Continue Reading »

Filed in Arl-ewww, Arlo Page, Bill Bickel, Cyanide and Happiness, Ewww, comic strips, comics, humor | 20 responses so far

Loose Vultures

Cidu Bill on Jun 25th 2010

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Dave Blazek, Loose Parts, comic strips, comics, humor, vultures | 7 responses so far

CIUD

Cidu Bill on Jun 24th 2010

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Pardon My Planet, Vic Lee, comic strips, comics, humor | 27 responses so far

You Bet Your Ass

Cidu Bill on Jun 23rd 2010

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A discussion about this strip got me thinking… How long until the first mainstream comic takes the plunge and actually uses the word “ass” (and gets away with it)? I’ll start the pool by predicting “Mother Goose, within three years.”

Filed in Beetle Bailey, Bill Bickel, comic strips, comics, humor | 37 responses so far

Superchronicity

Cidu Bill on Jun 23rd 2010

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These were back-to-back on my Chronicle page this past Friday. The second one (Speed Bump) is a definite CIDU, though: “Superman flavor”??

Filed in Batman, Bill Bickel, CIDU, Superman, comic strips, comics, humor, synchronicity | 20 responses so far

Name Calling

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2010

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Maybe I’m missing something, but why would any lawyer suggest this?

Filed in Bill Bickel, F-Minus, Tony Carrillo, comic strips, comics, humor, lawyers | 15 responses so far

I don’t even understand the question and I’m not going to even try reading the answers.

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2010

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Metatext: “The prereqs for CPSC 357, the class on package management, are CPCS 432, CPSC 357, and glibc2.5 or later.”


Winter Wallaby: I understand that a course should not be a prerequisite for itself, and understand the software concept of dependencies. But I don’t know of any circular dependencies associated with compiler design.

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, comic strips, comics, humor, xkcd | 27 responses so far

Canoe Beer

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2010

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John Reiher: This one will fly by most readers, but it’s a reference to the infamous Canoe Joke:

Q: Why is Budweiser like making love in a canoe? Continue Reading »

Filed in Betty, Bill Bickel, NSFW, beer, comic strips, comics, humor | 21 responses so far

Who Was Laughing?

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2010

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And for that matter, what might as well Arlo do?

Filed in Arlo and Janis, Bill Bickel, CIDU, Jimmy Johnson, comic strips, comics, humor | 23 responses so far

Geezer Lite

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2010

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Timothy Carignan: I don’t know which is more “geezer-ish”; Spuds MacKenzie, or “flipping around the dial.”

Filed in Bill Bickel, Hey Geezers! Comics!, Mike Peters, Mother Goose, Spuds MacKenzie, comic strips, comics, humor, l'esprit d'escalier | 19 responses so far

Shu Doesn’t Dig This One

Cidu Bill on Jun 22nd 2010

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Shu: So I can see what’s going on here- he digs a hole, finds a grave, reburies it…but why is it funny?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, comic strips, comics, humor | 11 responses so far

And Speaking of the Devil…

Cidu Bill on Jun 21st 2010

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Does he mean that the demon on his shoulder counts as “a conscience,” even though it tells him to do evil?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Non Sequitur, Wiley Miller, comic strips, comics, humor | 10 responses so far

Father’s Day Comic of the Year

Cidu Bill on Jun 21st 2010

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Father's Day, Mark Parisi, Off the Mark, comic strips, comics, humor | 17 responses so far

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Cidu Bill on Jun 21st 2010

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Filed in 5th Wave, Bill Bickel, CIDU, Rich Tennant, comic strips, comics, humor | 30 responses so far

Delayed-Reaction LOL

Cidu Bill on Jun 20th 2010

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Jon Delfin:Took me a second.

(If anybody asks, he’s reading “objects” as a verb.)

Filed in Bill Bickel, Pardon My Planet, Vic Lee, comic strips, comics, comics that made us laugh out loud, humor, lol | 19 responses so far