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Sunday Funnies


No favorites this week. They're all good. :)

Of course, I still need a translator for the Canadian ones ;).
nonamedufus said…
I can always depend on your appreciation of editorial cartoons. Thanks U.P.!
Linda Medrano said…
These were all very good. I even understood them!
00dozo said…
If that's supposed to be Rory McIlroy, it really doesn't looks anything like him. But I do remember his up and commence at the (British) Open as an amateur. I kinda felt he would do well, so he deserves his kudos.

I remember hearing of the Canadian polymer cash last year. And just when the world thought our money didn't look funny enough (or ligitimate for that matter), we have to go and make it feel and well, that it can actually 'bounce'? Heh, heh.

Canadian self-flaggelation.: I'm so proud (?!?!?) Okay - I'm, sorry for that one.

nonamedufus said…
Hey, if I understand them, Linda, then anyone can.
nonamedufus said…
Yeah, it doesn't look much like him but I had to include the likeness of Rory. Watching him last weekend was amazing.

And I guess very soon Canadians won't have money to burn. Although I'm not too sure about using silly putty as a national currency.
Boom Boom Larew said…
I like the Clarence Clemons cartoon best. RIP.
quirkyloon said…
Ah yes, I'm with Boom Boom RIP Mr. Clemons.

And don't worry, the Canadians still look perfect! We have short memories. heh heh
nonamedufus said…
He really was essential to defining the E Street Band's unique sound wasn't he?
nonamedufus said…
Oh, that's good, Quirks. So you'll keep coming around?

Gosh my back's in an awful mess after all that self-flagellation business.

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