Archive for the 'Close to Home' Category

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Cidu Bill on Jul 8th 2014

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, Popeye, comic strips, comics, humor | 23 responses so far

I suppose they wouldn’t even have one for bears, but that’s neither here nor there…

Cidu Bill on Jun 11th 2014

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 35 responses so far

Prime

Cidu Bill on Apr 10th 2014

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 17 responses so far

Sippy

Cidu Bill on Apr 2nd 2014

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(A sippy cup, for the non-parents among you, is a spill-proof cup for toddlers)

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 35 responses so far

Nascar

Cidu Bill on Feb 17th 2014

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, Nascar, comic strips, comics, humor | 31 responses so far

Snow Day

Cidu Bill on Feb 13th 2014

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How cute that John McPherson thinks $50 is an absurdly high amount to pay for a shoveling job.

Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 33 responses so far

Frank and Norm

Cidu Bill on Oct 17th 2013

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Norman Rockwell reference. Got it. But what’s the joke?

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, Frankenstein, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 28 responses so far

Just One Fewer Brick in the Wall

Cidu Bill on Jul 8th 2013

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 9 responses so far

Oy.

Cidu Bill on Jul 8th 2013

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Brevity, Close to Home, Dark Side of the Horse, F-Minus, John McPherson, Mark Parisi, Mother Goose and Grimm, Off the Mark | 17 responses so far

Museum food is overpriced. And ballpark food and movie theatre food. So?

Cidu Bill on May 6th 2013

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 37 responses so far

Déjà Cliff

Cidu Bill on Jan 1st 2013

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Nope, still no joke that I can see…



December 18, 2012:
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Am I missing a joke related to the fiscal cliff, or is this just a case of randomly replacing a word (cliff) with a phrase that’s currently in the news (fiscal cliff)?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, Jeff Stahler, John McPherson, Moderately Confused, comic strips, comics, humor | 23 responses so far

The LOLs Before Christmas

Cidu Bill on Dec 24th 2012

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Filed in Adam Huber, Amish, Arlo and Janis, Bill Bickel, Brevity, Bug Martini, Christmas, Christmas trees, Close to Home, Comics That Made Us Laugh Out Loud, Cyanide and Happiness, Elton John, Francesco Marciuliano, Guy & Rodd & Dan, Happle Tea, Jimmy Johnson, John McPherson, Medium Large, Santa Claus, comic strips, comics, humor, lol | 35 responses so far

Horses? Cows? Oxen? Mutated Reindeer?

Cidu Bill on Dec 12th 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 27 responses so far

Roboturk

Cidu Bill on Nov 22nd 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John McPherson, Thanksgiving, comic strips, comics, humor | 11 responses so far

“Real Estate Ad”???

Cidu Bill on Nov 21st 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, John Deering, comic strips, comics, humor | 18 responses so far

1970… well, you know…

Cidu Bill on Nov 19th 2012

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Putting aside the fact that nobody’s read this book in 40 years — it hasn’t aged well — why is the seagull divebombing the guy just because he’s reading it?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, Hey Geezers! Comics!, John McPherson, Jonathan Livingston Seagull, comic strips, comics, humor | 27 responses so far

When Cartoonists Forget There’s a Three-Week Lag Between Drawing a Comic And Having It Appear

Cidu Bill on Oct 24th 2012

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I mean seriously, you have to deal with the nature of your media: there are time-sensitive articles I’d love to include in the magazine I write for, but best-case-scenario there’s going to be a month’s gap between writing the article and the magazine containing it being published, so I can’t.

Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, John McPherson, NFL, comic strips, comics, humor | 9 responses so far

Whitewash

Cidu Bill on Sep 18th 2012

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But what’s the joke?

Filed in Bill Bickel, CIDU, Close to Home, comic strips, comics, humor | 19 responses so far

Sunday Funnies - LOL July 29

Cidu Bill on Jul 29th 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, Comics That Made Us Laugh Out Loud, Cyanide and Happiness, John McPherson, Mark Parisi, New Yorker, Off the Mark, Spock, Star Trek, comic strips, comics, humor, lol | 14 responses so far

Saturday Morning Ewww - July 7

Cidu Bill on Jul 7th 2012

Lola:

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Molly:

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, Ewww, John McPherson, Mark Parisi, Off the Mark, comic strips, comics, humor | 4 responses so far

I guess he got tired of playing the piano…

Cidu Bill on May 24th 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, John McPherson, comic strips, comics, humor | 8 responses so far

Today’s Synclearnicity

Cidu Bill on May 9th 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Close to Home, Dave Whamond, John McPherson, Reality Check, comic books, comic strips, comics, humor, synchronicity | 5 responses so far

Sunday Funnies - April Fool’s Day Edition

Cidu Bill on Apr 1st 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Bizarro, Buni, Close to Home, Comics That Made Us Laugh Out Loud, Cul de Sac, Dan Piraro, John McPherson, New Yorker, comic strips, comics, humor, lol | 15 responses so far

Sunday Funnies - LOL January 15

Cidu Bill on Jan 15th 2012

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Filed in Bill Bickel, Buni, Close to Home, Comics That Made Us Laugh Out Loud, Easter Island, John McPherson, Lio, Mark Tatulli, New Yorker, Rubes, Speed Bump, comic strips, comics, humor, lol | 37 responses so far

LOL - September 12

Cidu Bill on Sep 12th 2011

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Filed in Argyle Sweater, Bill Bickel, Bizarro, Close to Home, Comics That Made Us Laugh Out Loud, Dan Piraro, Francesco Marciuliano, John McPherson, Medium Large, New Yorker, Scott Hilburn, comic strips, comics, humor, lol | 22 responses so far