“Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.”
Pablo Picasso, The Impossible Cool, 3 Jan 2020
“Past, present, and future on view in a wondrous machine. Everything everywhere in every universe. Better than YouTube, but can this device bring happiness to a young slacker looking for love and life’s meaning?”
Drunk on Time, Storylandia, The Wapshott Press Journal of Fiction, Issue 32, Winter 2020
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Mary Worth, 31 Dec 2019
“What?” Mary recoiled in surprise. “Your doctor didn’t recommend stealing the pituitary glands of younger women? Dr. Jeff and I have been doing that for 300 years.”
If youth knew; if age could.
Oh, love will make a dog howl in rhyme.
I buy expensive suits. They just look cheap on me.
We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
E. M. Forster
For the love of God, who are these guys? Now I have go look something up. My life is already endless internet toil, when all I like about comics is that usually you can instantly understand what’s going on in any Sunday strip. Then, here are these two square-jawed hunks. Y’know, I might not look this up because a) I should know so I must suffer; b) all will be revealed on Monday; c) girls love mystery; and d) meh.
By the way, Mike, if that’s who you are, you could go camping under that 70s necktie you’re wearing.
Full disclosure: I’m not fond of these comics cross-overs the DT team do so often, but if Tom of Finland’s Police Officer Kake ever shows up in Dick Tracy, I will attain a state of such pure unadulterated exalted joy that I’ll hang up my comics mocking spurs forever. However, I wouldn’t hold your breath, folks. (but… Tom was in The Economist recently and I never thought I’d see that…)
Quote of the Day:
“The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.”
What the f…
Stop looking at me, Mary. All this fourth wall breaking is creeping me out.
Oh, yeah, Estelle hooks up with Wilbur, and then he takes off for 2 months. Typical.